Pet care is an obligation for all pet owners
in order to keep their pets clean and free
from infections. Pets are easily affected
by parasites causing skin disorders. Considering
dogs in particular, they fall prey to many
allergies and infections by the mites, fleas
and various other parasites if left without
care. Dogs are being loved for their skin
nature and these skin
ailments make them horrible. Consequently
pet owners should make sure that their dogs
are safe from skin infections. In addition
it is a menace for them to clear the parasites
completely from their derma as they will
be plenty in numbers holding onto the skin.
It needs rigorous skin care method that
has to be followed once in 3 to 4 days because
these skin infecting mites get over the
skin easily and starts multiplying rapidly.
Rashes and manges in dogs are contagious
too. It spreads all over the body of the
pet within few days causing severe hair
loss and red spots. This kind of contagions
should be rectified at early stages before
it ends fatal.
The reason for skin infections is not solely
depend on the activity of parasites but
also by some external factors like diet
of the dog, allergic to some other animal,
environmental condition of the house, sometimes
due to people, climatic conditions, grass
- Diet of dogs can cause skin itching
and infections in such a way that some
food items are allergic to dogs even though
they love to eat. For instance, few dogs
are allergic to wheat glutens, Soya, corns,
etc. as these food products can repress
the immune capacity of the dog which in
turn serves as an advantage for the skin
infections to spread without fight back.
A remedial measure for this issue involves
the providing proper diet avoiding the
- Dogs playing with other animal can be
the source for transfer of allergens affecting
- Environmental condition engrosses the
humidity changes inside the house that
can invert the skin nature causing infection.
- Some dogs are allergic to grass but
the case is very few in numbers.
- People can be one of the factors for
transmitting the allergens to the pets.
- Insects are the major means of spreading
skin destructive allergens.
These external factors can be countered
using Neem oil, which has the anti-bacterial,
anti-parasitic, anti-microbial and anti-fungal
characteristics by nature. Applying Neem
oil over the infected area of skin in
routine can reduce the rash that has been
caused. It can also be used to get rid of
insects breeding nearby as it constitutes
insecticidal properties as well. Neem
oil shampoo is used for dogs to keep them
free from parasites and insects that transfer
allergens. Thus Neem oil will be the one
and only best solution for pet skin care.
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