Springtime can pose challenges for pet owners due to warmer weather, blooming flowers, and increased pollen levels, potentially leading to various skin symptoms for our pets. Skin problems are among the most common, presenting as redness, itchiness, and lesions. To help you and your pet survive this season, we have put together a guide to navigate skin troubles.
Identifying skin problems and irritations
One of the first signs to look out for is increased scratching, which can cause distress, disrupt your pet’s sleep, and alter their mood. Upon closer inspection, you may notice redness, swelling, and dryness. These irritations can quickly worsen and make your pet extremely uncomfortable. Therefore, addressing these issues quickly is crucial to prevent potential skin infections.