Dermatology-related conditions are very common in cats and dogs. Dermatology studies the skin. There are many contributors to skin issues with one of the most common factors being allergies. Allergies have been very common in our area. There are so many possible allergens in our environment such as food, pollens, fleas- the list goes on and on! Our veterinarians’ goal for dermatology issues are to control and minimize harmful effects to your pet’s body. When scheduling an appointment regarding dermatology please be sure to provide every detail in your pet’s life. It is important to identify all possible factors. It is also very helpful to our veterinarians if you bring in as many details such as food and toy labels into your pet’s appointment.