No one ever considers watching an itching, chewing, biting, fur-ripping dog an evening of inexpensive family entertainment. No kid says, “Hey, look at the dog, Mom! Isn’t he funny?” The whole family
Does your dog have allergies? If she does, it’s not a surprise.
It’s estimated that 10% of dogs suffer from allergies … and a great many more suffer from skin diseases caused by food intolerances,
Years ago when I first started in the pet industry, dogs were becoming allergic to beef, the main protein source in most commercial foods so the manufacturers started making lamb diets.
As a child your mother might have told you to stop scratching your mosquito bite as it would only make it worse. It all comes down to the body’s histamine response.
It’s a vicious cycle as scratching
Nearly all the food your dog eats contains protein … and these proteins all have the ability to trigger food allergies. The most common proteins to cause allergy symptoms are beef, dairy and chicken,