Itching causes scratching which causes more itching which causes more scratching which causes skin irritations that can lead to hot spots and skin infections and skin and fur discolorations.
After two years of diet changes, shampoos, antihistimines, antibiotics, steriods pills and sprays, allergy testing, allergy injections, allergy avoidance our local vets said, “We give up. Go see a specialist in Baltimore.” So, after a 6 week wait for an appointment, tomorrow morning we’re off to see Dr. Buerger, DVM, DACVD Board Certified Skin Disease Specialist in Baltimore.
Since Harry isn’t supposed to eat before he sees Dr. Buerger (We changed our 2:30 pm appt to 9 am) our biggest hurdle will be to get everyonoe else fed and Harry out the door. Wish us luck. We’ll let you know how it goes.