Food allergies do attack Dogs and cats. To own a pet cat does have its rewards and you seem to have a companion when your alone at home. Are u aware that even if your companion is jus four or five months old, it could have food allergy? Majority of cats show symptoms between two to six years. The cats which are affected have concurrent inhalant or contract allergies.
While dog flea bites are not usually a major health issue, fleas have been known to transmit tapeworms, heartworms, a parasite called Haemobartonellosis that can cause anaemia, the plague and Typhus or rabbit fever.
Dr. Boyanowski: You should see your veterinarian. In some cases you’ll need antibiotics or a short course of a glucocorticoid (steroid) to break the itch-scratch cycle. You should discuss the appropriate flea control for your cat with your vet. All flea allergic cats as well as all other pets in the household must be on flea control.
Other than the minor itching, scratching and biting, following an infestation with fleas, some dogs are hypersensitive to the saliva of the flea (or in other words, have allergies). Did you know that one single bite of a flea can lead to unbearable itching of flea-allergy eczema (FAD). In severe cases, too much itching following by extensive scratching and chewing of the skin can cause the dog’s skin to thicken and its hair to fall out. Plus the raw skin now covered in sores becomes vulnerable to infections.
Many perfumes and scents contain chemicals which can cause flare ups in people who’s skin is sensitive. Always check the ingredients to make sure that whatever you use on your skin have only natural ingredients. Products containing alcohol are especially bad for eczema skin, as alcohol dries out your skin by reducing protective natural oils.
Tea – A cold compress of rosemary. Excellent for its antioxidant properties, and secondly has a remarkable stimulating effect on the skin. Mix 1/2 cup fresh rosemary and a quart of water to a boil and steep for 20 minutes, strain and then chill. Place cloth in liquid, wring out and place on eyes for 15 to 20 minutes, once a day or as needed. Note: rosemary essential oil has a highly stimulating action and may not be suitable for people with epilepsy or high blood pressure. The essential oil should also not be used during pregnancy.
Luckily, one will not get dandruff from others as it is not contagious. However dandruff is an issue that affects a lot of people and is even more common in people with hair loss problem. Treat it with the right kind of treatment and you should be able to get rid of dandruff and keep your hair from falling.