May 3, 2009 · 2 Comments
Having dog allergies can be a difficult thing to tackle. A lot of people live with dog allergies for years suffering and when they finally get diagnosed with the allergy they have to make a decision what to do with a beloved pet dog.
May 1, 2009 · 3 Comments
Modern studies show that 15% to 20% of the population is allergies to either their dog or cat. But for 25% of those people they selected continue to keep pets and suffer through the allergies. When surveyed a lot of of those suffering from a dog allergy felt that the companionship their pet provided far outweighed the allergy itself. For those that select this route, learning to manage their allergy is very important.
December 3, 2008 · 4 Comments
Unless you were born blind you already know how valuable your eyes and vision are in coping with life. Helping us to process information on the world around us, our eyes constantly work to help us enjoy life and avoid danger. Dogs also use their eyes in similar ways but with a few minor important [...]
November 24, 2008 · 9 Comments
The most common allergic skin disease in the dog develops when certain dogs become hypersensitive to flea bites. The allergic agent is contained in the saliva or mouth parts of the flea and is injected into the dog when the flea feeds. The disease usually occurs during the warm months and is commonly called “summer [...]
November 14, 2008 · 1 Comment
Approximately 10% of all dog allergies are food related. When you think about how many dogs there are out there, this is an extraordinary number. Some dog allergies related to food are so mild that you may never notice them, but some dogs suffer from chronic allergies. In other words, dog allergies are just like [...]
October 7, 2008 · 2 Comments
If your pet pooch is suffering from some sort of dog allergy and you have an accurate diagnosis then you have overcome the hard part of the whole process! Believe it or not, it is easier to treat dog allergies than it is to diagnose them. Once you have an accurate allergy diagnosis, all you [...]