Allergy Treatment & Skin Care for Orange Park Pets

Achoo! People aren’t the only ones allergic to pollen, weeds, dust, and mold. Allergies affect our pets, too. But dogs and cats often experience allergies differently from their human companions. Mostly, dogs and cats suffer from itchy skin as a result of allergies.

Allergy Treatment & Skin Care at All Animal Clinic

Allergies can be difficult to diagnose, and while they are never truly cured, they can be managed so that your pet can be comfortable. Our veterinarians may recommend special foods, medications, topical therapies, and further testing in order to address the problems your pet may be having.

In addition to allergies, there are other potential causes for skin problems, including infections, stress, and external parasites. These other issues could be affecting your dog or cat’s skin.

Potential causes for your pet’s itchy skin:

  • Fleas
  • Ringworm
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Food allergies
  • Skin infections
  • Grooming products
  • Stress
  • Metabolic or hormone abnormalities
  • Seasonal changes

If your pet exhibits any of the following symptoms, we recommend you contact us to schedule an appointment:

  • Chronic licking, itching, or chewing
  • Scabs
  • Redness or inflammation
  • Hair loss or bald patches
  • Rashes
  • Swelling, lumps, or skin discoloration
  • Rubbing face against furnishings

When you bring your pet to our clinic, your veterinarian will conduct a thorough nose-to-tail physical exam and may recommend further diagnostic testing, including:

  • Microscopic examination of the hair and skin
  • Testing for ringworm
  • Blood test
  • Allergy test
  • Skin biopsy

I feel very lucky to have a place where our animals are cared for professionally and compassionately and one where I know they will be treated as individual patients and not just another number. Doctors Velasco and Runnfeldt are some of the best veterinarians in our area and I am very proud that we are able to utilize their services for our companion animal pet rescue.

— June Hatlestad

We have been bringing our pets to All Animal Clinic for over 25 years. The degree of knowledge and professionalism displayed by the doctors is unsurpassed, and the entire staff’s positive attitude, compassion, and understanding give us total confidence. We always leave with peace of mind, knowing our pets have received the best care possible.

— Jeff & Jackie Acre

Since the early 90s we’ve been coming to All Animal Clinic and just have to say, they are wonderful. Our dogs Zeus & Thor are happy, healthy, and appreciate the kind and caring atmosphere of the clinic. We’ve lived all over the country with our dogs nowhere has come close to keeping our animal family as happy and as healthy as All Animal Clinic.

— Anne & Bill Clayton

My dogs have been clients of All Animal Clinic for 15 years. I have found the doctors and staff to be excellent in all areas of care. Their ability to diagnose and treat every situation I have taken them in for has been amazing. They are all professional, caring, and efficient. I recommend this clinic and their doctors without hesitation.

— Diane Rogers

15 years ago we moved from California with seven dogs, and knew right away we’d have to find an excellent vet to care for our "children". Deciding on All Animal Clinic was the best choice we could have made. The facility is spotless and filled with the most modern equipment. The staff is professional and knowledgeable, caring and considerate. Most of all, the doctors are truly excellent.

— Christy & Tom Hallquest