Dog Health

Seborrhea in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Seborrhea in Dogs
A skin condition in dogs known as seborrhea can can arise from medical conditions or genetics. German shepherds and dachshunds are among breeds affected.
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Pseudocoprostasis Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Pseudocoprostasis in Cats and Dogs
Cats and dogs with long hair have a lot of grooming matters to attend to—and that includes paying close attention to the long hair on their hindquarters.
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Demodicosis in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Demodicosis in Dogs
Dogs can get mange from demodex mites, causing demodicosis, often arising in dogs with weak immune systems such as puppies or dogs with illnesses.
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Sarcoptic Mange in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Sarcoptic Mange in Dogs
Sarcoptic mange, also known as canine scabies, is highly contagious and can affect any dog, particularly pups.
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Cirrhosis in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Cirrhosis in Dogs
Cirrhosis is chronic, end-stage liver disease in which normal liver tissue has been replaced by fibrous scar tissue.
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Coccidiosis in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Coccidiosis in Dogs
Coccidiosis is a disease caused by a tiny pest that can infect your dog's intestines.
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Cognitive Disfunction in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Cognitive Dysfunction in Dogs
Canine cognitive dysfunction, or CCD, is caused by chemical and physical changes that affect the brain function of older dogs. Like people with Alzheimer’s, CCD usually comes on slowly and gradually gets worse.
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Cushing's Syndrome in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Cushing's Syndrome in Dogs
Cushing’s syndrome, also called hyperadrenocorticism, occurs when your dog’s adrenal glands produce too much cortisol.
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Cryptococcosis in Dogs Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Cryptococcosis in Dogs
As with humans, dogs can get fungal infections. They are fairly common and can be caused by several different types of fungi–one being a yeast-like fungus called cryptococcus.
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Dog Diseases & Conditions A-Z
Cuterebra Infestation in Dogs
If you have ever seen the Alien movies, you can relate to a Cuterebra infestation. Cuterebra are large flies who use dogs, cats, squirrels, rodents, and rabbits as hosts in which to procreate.
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