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Does Your Dog Have Hairy Teeth?

Learn what to do if you lift your dog's gums to find hairy teeth inside his or her mouth.

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Contact Dermatitis in Dogs

Dogs may develop contact dermatitis when their skin is exposed to chemicals or other irritants.

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Flea Allergy Dermatitis in Dogs

Not all dogs become terribly itchy when they have fleas. Learn about flea allergy in dogs here.

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Atopy: Inhalant Allergies in Dogs

Atopy in dogs is an allergic condition where dogs' skin becomes itchy due to something they breathed in. Learn more about atopic dermatitis.

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Lick Granuloma: Causes, Treatments, and Prevention of Acral Lick Granuloma in Dogs

Lick granuloma in dogs is a stubborn, frustrating problem. Find out the causes, symptoms, and treatment of lick granuloma, as well as some surprising treatment options.

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Dealing With Canine Scratching and Licking

Many people can relate to the feeling of annoyance that a dog's relentless scratching and licking can bring. It can be difficult to determine the cause of skin disorders in dogs but it's important to diagnose it properly so the appropriate treatment can be instituted.

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Hotspots in Dogs

Hotspots in dogs can cause pain, itchiness, and infection. Learn the causes, symptoms, treatment, and prevention of hotspots in dogs.

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