Dog skin issues

Pictures of Histiocytomas in Dogs & What to Do

A histiocytoma is a benign (non-cancerous) growth found on the skin of young dogs. These growths form when a type of immune cell in your dog’s skin over-replicates. The over-replication causes tissue build-up and inflammation […]

Dog skin issues

Red Bump or Lump on a Dog? 7 Likely Causes

It is a bit alarming to see a new raised red bump appearing on your dog’s skin – sometimes seemingly overnight. However, in my experience as a veterinarian, many red bumps and lumps are benign […]