If A Dog Gets Hot Spots Repeatedly, Is It Possible That The Hair May Never Grow Back?

Hot Spots On Dogs

dry skin on dogs - hot spotsMy dog is very prone to hot spots and I think I’ve narrowed down the cause. The problem has been that I have struggled to get her to leave them alone and heal. An Elizabethan collar does NOT work, because of the location, so she won’t leave them alone. I think I’ve conquered that part too and they’re starting to heal, but I’m just curious if it ever happens that the hair just stops growing back. She’s beloved pet and show dog, so I’m obviously very concerned.

Is the Dog Suffering With Hot Spots Affected With the Food He Eats

Have you considered her food? It may be an allergy related problem. I would suggest a food change to a high protein diet. Get rid of all the grains and by-products, and go with a clean healthy food. None of the grocery store food is good and some of the pet store stuff is not good . Omega3 is a very good supplement for dogs fur and skin. Some people are very happy with raw feeding, and you can find out about it by joining the yahoo group on raw feeding. or..your vet can put your dog on an elimination diet, but this is very difficult to manage. Good luck.
Oh, I like to use ‘Equiss’ spray on hot spots. This can be purchased in a tack shop or online.

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