Why is there hair loss on a dog's tail?

Answer Itching, sores and hair loss on a dog's tail is a cause for concern, provided the dog is not one of the breeds that has a mostly naked tail such as the Chinese crested or the Irish water spaniel.In... Read More »

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Leg Hair Loss on Dogs?

A dog's hair loss can be a part of the normal cycling process of the hair follicles. The aged hairs are discarded and new hairs are grown. The hind legs and trunk areas are the more noticeable area... Read More »

Sentinel & Hair Loss in Dogs?

There are over 15 different antigens in the saliva of the flea. Each antigen is capable of causing an allergic reaction in a sensitive dog's skin, according to Doctors Foster and Smith. Flea bite a... Read More »

Hair Loss in Older Dogs?

As your dog grows older, you will notice changes in his appearance. The lenses of his eyes could turn a bluish gray color. His muscles will shrink and he could lose weight. Hair loss is not uncommo... Read More »

What are the causes of leg hair loss on dogs?

If your dog is losing hair on its legs, make an appointment with your veterinarian. It is important to get to the source of the problem, as there are many causes of hair loss and some of them can b... Read More »