Dog skin tagsTo have a pet like a dog is entertaining and you will have fun. The dog pets are lovable to play with, cuddle and to hug them like our own child is what they wanted from us. But if the dog pets get dog skin tags, you will have to consider seeing your vets for the reason that they are skin disorders. The dog skin disorders like dog skin tags are probably one of the most crucial disorders dog owners have to deal with.
The skin of our dogs is their coats and our gauge or our indicator for its general health. Once skin rashes and dog skin tags occur they can be long lasting problems requiring persistent treatments by dog owners. Thus, it is important for you to prevent dog skin disorders and rashes. Just like the skin tags for human, the dog skin tags are skin disorders that is related to an immune system deficiency like other dog’s skin disease which are; eczema, scalp psoriasis, ringworm, seborrheic dermatitis, yeast infection.
Because the dog skin tags has no precise cause yet like the human skin tags it better to prevent it rather than going to the vets for the cure. It is best advised to keep your dog parasite free because the internal and external parasites are a cause for dog skin disorders. The ticks, fleas, lice, intestinal worms, or mites cause itching and skin rashes what leads to secondary skin infections and you will be happy playing around with your dog if they have these parasites.
One way to get rid of the dog skin tags is daily grooming to recognize skin disorders, parasites, or skin rashes. The dog skin tags can hardly be seen if not daily examining the skin of your dogs. Just like the irritating pebbles, seeds, or skin tumors can hide and only be found during brushing the dog and coat care.
Further, the vets are telling us that we have to use proper shampoo and soap for the care of our dog skin. Avoid frequent bathing the dog with shampoo. It dries out the natural oils and alters the ph-level of the dog skin and would probably be the cause of dog skin tags. The drying out of skin like sun exposure for man will lead to aging process of skin wherein this skin tags may develop.
Just like human being it is best to maintain dog skin by proper healthy exercise and healthy food. The poor nutrition and mineral deficiency weakens your dog's immune system and leads to dog skin disorders. Also the dog skin tags are genetically hereditary. This factor mostly causes or plays a great role in dogs skin disorders. For example, dogs with dog skin tags pass to their offspring.
Just like human skin, the dog skin tag may out grow because of environmental irritants like detergent, or pesticide in the garden and other more chemicals that will touch their skin.
The dog skin tags are like the human skin tags. The growth has a few pieces of skin growing from it, like little stems. It is hanging from his bottom lip and is connected only by a small piece of skin. It is dark in color. About as dark as his lip itself. The dog skin tags are also sometimes called fibropapillomas, skin polyps, fibrin tags or achrochordons. These are benign growths that are not cancerous.