Pet Dermatology

At East Side Animal Hospital, we understand that skin issues can cause discomfort for pets and be concerning for you.

Pet Dermatology in Owensboro, KY

We offer comprehensive pet dermatology services to help diagnose and treat various skin conditions in animals.

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Understanding Pet Dermatology

Pet dermatology is the branch of veterinary medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of skin issues in animals. These issues range from minor irritations to more serious conditions requiring ongoing treatment.

Services Offered

Our pet dermatology services include:

  • Testing: We offer a variety of tests to help diagnose your pet’s skin condition, including skin scrapings, cytology, and allergy testing.
  • Treatment: Once we have diagnosed your pet’s skin condition, we will work with you to develop a treatment plan that may include medications, shampoos, and other therapies.
  • Allergy Relief: If your pet suffers from allergies, we can provide relief through medications and other treatments.

Benefits of Pet Dermatology

There are several benefits to seeking pet dermatology services at East Side Animal Hospital:

  • Relief for Your Pet: Skin issues can be extremely uncomfortable for your pet. Our dermatology services can provide relief and improve your pet’s quality of life.
  • Accurate Diagnosis: Our experienced veterinarian will work to accurately diagnose your pet’s skin condition, ensuring that they receive the most appropriate treatment.
  • Compassionate Care: We understand that dealing with a pet’s skin issues can be stressful. Our team is here to provide compassionate care for both you and your pet.

When to Consider Pet Dermatology

It’s important to consider pet dermatology if your pet is experiencing any of the following:

  • Excessive scratching, chewing, or licking
  • Hair loss or bald patches
  • Red, inflamed, or irritated skin
  • Bumps, lumps, or growths on the skin
  • Changes in skin color or texture

If you notice any of these symptoms, it’s important to schedule an appointment with our veterinary team as soon as possible.

Schedule Your Pet’s Dermatology Appointment Today

If your pet is experiencing skin issues, don’t wait to seek treatment. Contact East Side Animal Hospital in Owensboro, KY, today to schedule a pet dermatology appointment and get your furry friend on the path to healthier skin.