Sarah Swainson
2 minute read
16 Aug 2020
11:12 am

Natural remedies to soothe your dog’s itchy skin

Sarah Swainson

Remember, just like humans, dog too can have food allergies.

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I am sure you will agree that being itchy is so utterly distracting. Scratch, scratch, scratch and some itches just don’t go away. Skin irritations can also cause your dog severe discomfort and having a dog consistently scratching is definitely not ideal for a tranquil home life. George, my black lab developed a skin irritation and couldn’t stop scratching. I decided to treat it with natural remedies to see whether I could get it under control. Although labs are water dogs, bathing is not one of George’s favourite things. I have to bribe him and dispense treats throughout the bath....