Tips to Reduce Shedding in Dogs and Cats

Tips to Reduce Shedding in Dogs and Cats

Excessive shedding is one of the most common complaints of animal guardians, especially during certain times of year. Regular grooming and shampooing with natural shampoos such as 1800PetMeds Oatmeal & Aloe Shampoo and Conditioner can help remove dander, allergens and loose hair. I have found nutritional supplements work better than topically applied products to help with shedding. The most important consideration is whether an animal is on a good diet. […]






PetMeds® Tips on Reducing Your Dog’s Shedding

PetMeds® Tips on Reducing Your Dog’s Shedding

A client came in today and asked why her pet sheds so much. This common question can have many potential causes from the normal shedding cycles that dogs and cats go through, dietary imbalances, hormonal imbalances, as well as allergic and parasitic skin diseases. Only a proper veterinary exam and full workup can help sort all of these possibilities out. For simple cases of excessive shedding, I will often recommend […]