My Pet Itches

Skin Conditions

Signs of a possible skin problem

When your pet has a skin problem, you should see your veterinarian. If your pet has a skin problem there will be signs, often times, more than one. These signs are important clues. Here's what you should watch for:

Shaking Head

Head shaking is a natural behavior for pets; excessive head shaking isn't. If your pet is behaving like a bobble head, it's time to investigate. Some signs that you might notice include:

If the head shaking persists, make an appointment to see your veterinarian to help determine the underlying cause.

Possible causes: