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skin issues & allergies

Casual scratch? Weird paw lick? Seasonal allergies? Fleas? We’ll help you decipher all the pet skin issues.

Black puppy itches behind her ear due to flea allergy

Before you say “ewww” Moira Rose-style, learn these steps to prevent and remove fleas.


Cat napping on a yellow couch against a yellow background

Paging Dr. Pimple Popper, DVM. Until then, a vet has tips on how to treat your cat’s acne.

A woman holding a French bulldog over her shoulder.

Breeds with those squished-in faces are charming — but their health issues are not.

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Sudden scratching? Finicky food eater? Loose poop? Whatever pet health question is on your mind, our veterinary pros are here to help.

A dog with silky hair posing with dog friendly bathing products.

Co-founder Thomas Ling on his passion project-turned-side hustle-turned career.

Fluffy brown and white puppy dog scratching a lot with its paw

How you can help them feel better fast.

A woman sitting in a chair holding a dogs paw in her hand and holding the dogs face in the other hand.

The best paw balms, based on veterinarian recommendations.

A black dog with a shiny long coat of fur sitting outside.

Camelina oil can help give your pup a shiny coat, reduce shedding, and treat hot spots.

Portrait of siberian cat with green eyes by the window.

How to prevent an ear infection (and treat one if it’s too late).

Cute weimaraner dog lying on lawn and scratching its back

A top veterinary dermatologist breaks down what works (and what doesn’t) for pet parents flustered by their dogs’ allergies.

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Dog sneezing on dog bed

Don’t panic: It’s called reverse sneezing, and in most cases, it’s nothing to worry about.

Brown terrier dog scratching its ear outdoors

A vet explains why environmental allergies flare up in the spring and what you can do about them.

A cat sitting in a tall grassy area.

Two veterinarians’ pro tips for preventing your cat from picking up ticks (and how to remove them if it’s too late for that).

Close up photo of Corgi dog staring up at a flying bee

From how to get the stinger out at home to when it’s time to go to the ER.

Mixed-breed puppy licks its paw in the grass

Dr. Shea Cox explains what causes “summer sores,” how to treat them at home, and when it’s time to see a vet.

A woman laughing while sitting on a bench with her dog.

Your dog can’t tell you if they don’t feel well, but the cutting-edge AI behind this health tracker can.