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A initiative to help identify the signs and symptoms of skin conditions in your pets.

This initiative seeks to improve pet welfare by helping pet owners recognise the signs of skin conditions and support them with the long term management of that condition. 

Skin conditions, such as ear infections and allergies, are some of the most common health problems in pets.  They can often be difficult to diagnose because a number of different diseases can cause the same symptoms, however, a correct diagnosis is essential.  With the right care, your pet’s skin condition will be treatable.

The support material focuses on three of the most common skin conditions, Atopic Dermatitis, an abnormal reaction to allergens in the environment, Flea Allergic Dermatitis and Ear Disease.  Informative material can be obtained in any XLVets member practice or click on the items below to learn more.