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People routinely spend a great deal of time and effort to make sure their skin is in optimal condition -- but it's important to realize that a pet's skin needs attention too. Animals are vulnerable to a wide range of skin threats, from pet allergies and and fungal infections to cancer. Fortunately, Pleasant View Veterinary Clinic, LLC can offer your beloved companion a high standard of veterinary dermatology from your veterinarian in Mifflintown and Lewistown.
Any pet can develop the occasional harmless freckle or blackhead -- but serious skin conditions can and do afflict animals as well. Issues that may require pet dermatology from your Mifflintown and Lewistown veterinarian include:
Every Mifflintown and Lewistown veterinarian on our skilled team can help your pet enjoy healthier skin. Preventative care can bring an end to a lot of skin problems, which is why it's so important to schedule regular wellness exams with your veterinarian in Lewistown and Mifflintown. Routine inspection and palpation can uncover potential tumors, infections or infestations that may merit additional evaluation and treatment. We can then recommend the appropriate remedies, from medication to tumor removal.
Food allergies can mimic other allergic responses, including pet itching and other skin problems. We can perform blood or skin tests to confirm or rule out other allergens while putting your pet on an elimination diet to isolate a problematic ingredient or food.
If you seek pet skin care from a Lewistown and Mifflintown veterinarian, call 717-248-4703 to schedule an appointment with our expert team. We'll help your pet thrive, inside and out