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  1. Our golden retriever’s skin problem

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hi Forum! Our 2 year old golden retriever is having skin problems for a while now(1 year) especially it gets worse in summer and we went to the vet, but he keeps saying that our dogs skin is weak and gives us antibiotics which helped only temporarily. (3 weeks amount of antibiotics and it costs...
  2. Skin infection (pyoderma)

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    Hello, My nearly 3-year-old Watson has been given antibiotics for the fourth(?) time for pyoderma around his belly and genitals and a 7 day course hasn't eliminated it this time. I'm so frustrated and want to get to the bottom of this. We saw a new vet at our clinic and she thinks he has food...
  3. Skin Infection on Toe, MRSP

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    Our year and a half year old broke a nail 7 weeks ago and it proceeded to get infected. The Vet did a culture and diagnosed MRSP which is an antibiotic-resistant strain. The Vet has prescribed Enrofloxacin and a couple disinfectant sprays. We have been on the antibiotics for a few weeks and are...
  4. Puppy pyoderma

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    hi all, I got my first golden, Olive, 7 weeks ago. She has been wonderful addition to our family. However, at her first vet visit she was diagnosed with pyoderma. I did the bath medication for weeks and now she has a larger skin infection spot. My biggest question is this likely to be a...
  5. Golden Retriever Skin Infection

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    My dog has a skin infection in the top of his body. I want to know if it's okay for him to go to the pool? Will it make it worse? What should I do? The vet shaved off the part so we can see it. It's been a week or 2 that he's had it and I've been putting cream on it and it has gotten better. The...
  6. My dog has rashes, what should I do?

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    My dog got rashes on his but at first, I changed his food and the rashes started disappearing. Few days ago I noticed a big rash on his head. I tried everything, but nothing is helping him. Please share any experience with me. Here is a picture of him. Sorry for my English, it's not my...
  7. Bad fungal infection, and SPRAY use. HELP!

    Golden Retriever Health, Anatomy & Breed Standard
    Hello dears, Little "Toffee" 6 months now, has been diagnosed lately, to be having a fungal infection in her coat, its really bad, she has two spots in her face, one on the cheek and the other one is beside the eye :( and another big one in the inside of her thigh (this one usually bleeds:( Her...
  8. Acidophilus powder on dermatitis and yeast breakout

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    So interesting thing- Noah had an yeast infection outbreak in between his skin folds after getting groomed. Not unusual for him. He has been doing SO great with his skin in his groin area but that black reddish flakey skin was coming back after a long while of being clear. Anyway, I kind of...