What causes painless spots on your tongue?

Answer Are they bald spots? If so, you may have what is called "Geographic tongue". No one knows for sure what causes it and it isn't harmful. You can learn more about it by going to this web site:http://... Read More »

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What are hot spots on dogs?

Hot spots are skin infections in dogs that usually pop up in an area where the dog has a scratch or bite. Clinically they are known as pyrotraumatic dermatitis, and are a moist form of eczema; the ... Read More »

What is the cause of hot spots on dogs?

Hot spots are a localized irritation of the skin. These spots cause itching and redness of the area. There are many causes of hot spots on dogs, however, fleas are the most common cause.Identificat... Read More »

Why do dogs and cats clean their butts with their tongue?

I thought dogs only lick their genitals, not their butts. I'm not sure about cats.

How to Treat Hot Spots in Dogs?

Hot spots are generally open sores caused by an allergic reaction or skin irritation. They can become very large and last for several weeks if not treated.