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What’s wrong with my dog’s skin?

Skin AllergiesSkin InfectionsScaly/Greasy Skin

A dog’s skin and coat say a lot about his health. If you’ve noticed changes in your dog’s skin, this could signify a problem. Perhaps your dog has been scratching or chewing himself a lot lately. Maybe you’ve noticed hair patches falling off or an unusually oily texture to his coat. What could be the cause?

Actually, there are a number of skin conditions that may be responsible. To find out what may be bothering your dog’s skin—and what to do about it—explore the following pages: