Area of concern
- Abdomen (tummy)
- Anus (bottom)
- Back (spine)
- Brain and nerves
- Female parts: vagina and uterus
- Head, face and neck
- Legs, paws and claws
- Male parts: penis, testicles and prostate
- Mammary glands (breasts)
- Mouth and Teeth
- Skin and fur
Fleas are tiny insects that live on dogs, cats and in your home. They are much more common in the summer months (April - September).
We know how worrying it can be to find a lump on your dog. The word cancer immediately comes to mind. However, lumps aren’t always nasty.
Hair loss (alopecia) means bald spots, patchy fur or just thinning fur. Parasites, hormone problems and allergies are all common causes of alopecia in dogs.
Hot spots can appear anywhere on the body and usually look red, angry and wet.
Scratching is common in all dogs, however there are many reasons they may have itchier skin than usual.