Dogs and cats allergies often occur suddenly, all facial and legs swelling. Skin rash, redness and intense itching
Allergy is a disorder difficult to diagnose and treat because there are many causes of dogs and cats allergies. Mastering the risk of allergies for dogs, prevent and guide appropriate treatment is not only just the work of the veterinarians but also need care, detection of dog owners.
What are Allergies?
Allergy is the reaction of the body’s immune system responds to the agents ‘strange’ cause allergies (allergens), Body increased secretion of histamine against “strange” substances. Allergen causes can from food, habitat: grass, pollen, dust … chemicals, drugs, poisonous snake bites, insect sting fired: ticks lice, swarms, bees… parasites: scabies, fungal … Allergies occur quickly, surprised many unusual signs: itching, skin rash, fever, shortness of breath, diarrhea and many other disorders. It can last for scabies chronic infections, fungus, lice ticks long.
What the ways are with dogs and cats allergies?
- Respiratory: breathing air containing “strange” such as pollen, chemical odors, even some perfumes and cosmetics.
- Gastrointestinal: Ingestion of strange foods, foods with mold…
- Skin: exposure to chemicals, injections, topical medications, even by vaccinated. Bitten by poisonous snakes, stinging insects bites.
Allergies symptoms in dogs and cats.
- Allergies in dogs are more complex expression. The main symptoms below can identify dogs with allergies:
- watery eyes, running nose
- Facial swelling, the toes.
- Constantly bit into bite toes, legs
- Skin rash stature, redness, intense itching, can bleed from the wound scratching, rubbing. Prolonged skin bruising, dry desquamation.
- Gasped, wheezing, shortness of breath.
- Coughing, sneezing, sniff.
- Uncomfortable, worry, trembling, even unconsciously romp screeched.
- Worse can: Skipping meals, not drinking, coma, cardiovascular collapse, death.
Dogs and cats are close animals to humans, also known as pet. However, they are also dangerous when allergen for humans. Therefore, the people who feed cats and dogs have to often pay attention to the abnormal expression of his pet and make timely treatment solution for dogs and cats allergies