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ALAERGIES IN DOGS AND CATS

ALLERGIES IN DOGS AND CATS

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WHAT ARE ALLERGIES? Allergies occur when an animal’s immune system responds abnormally (literally over-reacts) to some everyday substance, called an allergen, like pollen, mold, grass, animal hair, feathers, house dust or fleas and other insects. These substances cause an allergic… Continue Reading››

immune system of mammals makes receptor proteins (antibodies) to substances that are foreign

ATOPIC DERMATITIS IN THE DOG

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Stephen Shaw, BVetMed, CertSAD, MRCVS In 1976, a survey of skin disease in guide dogs failed to mention atopic skin disease. Since then, there has been an increased awareness of canine allergic skin disease, both within The Guide Dogs for… Continue Reading››

Questions and Answers about Food Allergies in Dogs and Cats

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  Author Bruce Novotny, DVM Editor Lisa Freeman, DVM, PhD, Diplomate, ACVN How common are food allergies? No one knows for sure how many pets have food allergies, but several numbers are frequently cited in the veterinary literature. Veterinary dermatologists… Continue Reading››

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ALAERGIES IN DOGS AND CATS

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ALLERGIES IN DOGS AND CATS

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WHAT ARE ALLERGIES? Allergies occur when an animal’s immune system responds abnormally (literally over-reacts) to some everyday substance, called an allergen, like pollen, mold, grass, animal hair, feathers, house dust or fleas and other insects. These substances cause an allergic… Continue Reading››

immune system of mammals makes receptor proteins (antibodies) to substances that are foreign

Aug 2, 2015 • 0

ATOPIC DERMATITIS IN THE DOG

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Stephen Shaw, BVetMed, CertSAD, MRCVS In 1976, a survey of skin disease in guide dogs failed to mention atopic skin disease. Since then, there has been an increased awareness of canine allergic skin disease, both within The Guide Dogs for… Continue Reading››

Questions and Answers about Food Allergies in Dogs and Cats

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  Author Bruce Novotny, DVM Editor Lisa Freeman, DVM, PhD, Diplomate, ACVN How common are food allergies? No one knows for sure how many pets have food allergies, but several numbers are frequently cited in the veterinary literature. Veterinary dermatologists… Continue Reading››

Sample Page

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This is an example page. It’s different from a blog post because it will stay in one place and will show up in your site navigation (in most themes). Most people start with an About page that introduces them to… Continue Reading››