Moist Pyoderma in Dogs?

Answer Hot spots, or moist pyoderma, can arise unexpectedly and quickly on your dog's skin. It is marked by red and painful spots on your dog's skin, which can erupt into open wounds if not treated quickl... Read More »

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Bacterial Pyoderma in Dogs?

A bacterial infection, pyoderma--which literally translates as "pus in the skin"--can affect a dog's overall health mildly, or cause severe illness, even death. Diagnosis will include determining w... Read More »

Superficial Pyoderma in Dogs?

Superficial pyoderma in dogs is a bacterial infection that involves the epidermis and other portions of the hair follicles that are near the surface of a dog's skin. If the underlying cause of supe... Read More »

What is canine pyoderma?

Canine pyoderma is the clinical term for a type of skin infection that occurs in some types of dogs. Breeds most commonly affected by the infection include dogs with wrinkles or folds in the skin, ... Read More »

Can kittens get pyoderma?

Pyoderma is a bacteria skin disease that causes inflammation and lesions. It is usually found in dogs and only rarely in cats. While kittens can get pyoderma, it is more likely their skin lesions... Read More »