Bacterial Dermatitis, Skin Mites or Allergies

From: Paula with dog Minnie
Breed: Staffordshire Bull Terrier

Pet Symptoms:

We noticed over the weekend she has hives under the skin on both her sides, she seems to be ok in herself , she is eating & drinking fine too .


We haven’t tried anything yet, her bedding & crate have been cleaned

Our Advice:

Thank you for contacting Wellpets

Skin problems in dogs can be very complicated. It could be bacterial dermatitis, skin mites or allergies. Sometimes skin problems are symptom for underline diabetes, cushing disease, hypoactive thyroid glands, problems with the liver, autoimmune diseases and many more. I would advise you to contact your vets for an appointment.