Karen Kuhl, DVM, DACVD
Superficial and deep pyodermas are undoubtedly among the most common problems a veterinary practitioner faces.
Any time you are faced with an atopic patient who has sudden intensification of pruritus, these mites should be an important part of your diagnosis.
When talking about topicals, it is necessary to first understand the basic functions of the skin and how the skin performs these.
Canine demodicosis has also been called follicular mange or red mange.
Being confronted with a pruritic dog or cat is an extremely common occurrence in general veterinary practice. So, we need to be prepared.