Your pet may be covered in thick, fluffy fur, but underneath that fuzzy exterior is a layer of skin that can be just as sensitive as yours. In fact, companion animals are prone to developing any number of dermatological problems that can also affect humans, including allergies and infections. Along with these conditions, your pet may experience a wide range of symptoms, from minor itching and discomfort to outright pain and even a diminished quality of life.
The good news is; your pet doesn’t have to suffer needlessly. We can help! Ocean Shores Animal Hospital offers professional pet allergy and dermatology services to help get your loved one as healthy on the outside as he or she is on the inside. Our hospital is outfitted with cutting edge diagnostic equipment, which allows us to quickly and accurately identify what is ailing your pet so we can develop the most customized and effective treatment plan.
Some of the many skin problems we can provide assistance with include:
Once we’ve diagnosed the problem at hand, we will get to work developing a treatment plan with the goal of eliminating symptoms altogether. For those cases that cannot be cured, but only managed, we will work with you to establish an ongoing treatment strategy to help reduce symptoms and improve your pet’s quality of life as much as possible. Each patient is treated on an individual basis, ensuring the most precise and effective care available.
Some of the signs to look for that may indicate a skin problem in your pet include:
If you notice any of these signs or symptoms and believe your loved one may be experiencing a skin problem, don’t hesitate to give us a call. Our team is experienced in diagnosing and treating allergies and other dermatological problems in animals. We’ll work hard to help your furry friend live a happier, more comfortable life!
800 Ocean Shores Blvd. NW
Ocean Shores, WA 98569
NOTE: This form is a request for an appointment and not to book the appointment. A member of our staff will contact you to confirm your pet’s scheduled appointment. If there is an urgent health concern, please call our office immediately at 360-289-2030.