elephant like dry skin on a dog
Dog skin issues

Elephant Skin in Dogs: Top Causes & What to Do

In my veterinary hospital, I have many owners bring in their dogs because they have developed thick, abnormally appearing skin on their ears, belly, or legs (“Elephant skin”). These dogs are typically itchy and uncomfortable. […]

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Pictures of Common Conditions in Dogs

Dog Nose Scabs and Lumps [Pictures & Vet Advice]

Dogs use their nose and sense of smell to explore the world around them. As most owners know, dogs will sniff just about anything! As a veterinarian, I have seen many nose issues, ranging from […]