Allergy Check List


Food allergies result from an ingredient in the food affecting the dog’s immune system.

Food allergy symptoms include:

  • Diarrhea
  • Itchy skin
  • Excessive scratching
  • Hot Spots and skin infections
  • Chronic or recurrent ear infections
  • Hair loss

Contact Allergies

Contact allergies result from a part of the dog’s exterior body coming into contact with something.

Symptoms of contact allergies in dogs include:

  • Hives
  • Rashes
  • Blisters
  • Darkening or thickening of the skin