There are a variety of different ailments that can affect a companion animal’s skin, and the symptoms can be quite unpleasant. You don’t want your best friend to suffer and neither do we! Our professional allergy and dermatology services will help get your pet as healthy on the outside as on the inside.
Diagnosing the Problem
To help your loved one feel better, we must identify precisely what’s causing the problem. We may be able to determine the issue just by examining your pet, or we may need to investigate further. Blood work, skin scrapings and biopsies allow us to gather the answers we need to move forward with a cure.
Some dermatological concerns we assist with include:
Once we’ve diagnosed the problem, the next step is deciding how to best treat it. Depending on the circumstances, we may suggest something as simple as applying a topical cream. More complex situations may call for a longer-term strategy or involve a combination of treatment methods.
Signs of a possible skin problem include:
If you notice any of these signs, it’s time to book an appointment. Contact Olympia Veterinary Hospital right away. We can help your loved one live a more comfortable life.
Olympia Veterinary Hospital
155 Division Street Northwest
Olympia, Washington 98502