Dermatology

Skin conditions are very common diseases in dogs and cats. Pruritis is a common presentation and can cause considerable discomfort.

Skin allergy testing

We offer full dermatological investigations in dogs and cats including:

  • skin scraping
  • cytological examination of the skin surface and ear canals
  • intra-dermal allergen testing
  • serological testing
  • endocrine function assays
  • skin biopsy
  • elimination diets

Allergic disease and auto-immune disorders frequently affect the skin of pets and Claire is experienced with allergen-specific immunotherapy, immuno-suppressant drugs and topical therapy. The majority of these conditions are chronic and require long term or life long therapy.

To request a referral or for a chat about a difficult case you need help with please call 01606 723222

 

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