Dermatitis is a general term used to describe a skin condition. There are MANY different conditions in the dog that lead to dermatitis. Please see our posts on:
• Ear Infections
• Skin Tumours.
Your Veterinarian will be able to help your determine why your dog has dermatitis and what is the cause.
Erin Coomer - Veterinarian
Some of the more common symptoms of dermatitis are:
• Skin sores
• Hair loss
The area of affected skin may be small (eg. The size of a small coin) or may involve almost all of your dogs body.