Simple First Aid For Pets
Sulfodene® is Best Selling Dermatological for More than
PHOENIX, Ariz. - (March 21, 2003) Ever have an itch that just
won't stop, no matter how much you scratch? Well, if it's
happening with cats and dogs it could be a sign of a problem.
Excessive scratching could be an indication of fleas, ticks,
allergies, dermatitis or an open wound. Beyond the initial
problem causing your pet to itch, nonstop scratching may cause
further irritation and possibly open the site, making it susceptible
Farnam Pet Products recently acquired Sulfodene®
skin medications, the leading over-the-counter treatment and
relief for pet skin ailments.
- SulfodeneHC® Anti-Itch Lotion for dogs
and cats is a powerful, yet safe, medication that helps
stop itching fast and speed healing. The lotion starts working
instantly to penetrate under the skin, stop the itch and
start the healing.
- Sulfodene® Skin Medication for Dogs
is specifically for dog skin problems and is the only FDA
approved over-the-counter aid in the treatment of hot spots.
Plus, it's first aid for scrapes and abrasions.
- Sulfodene® Medicated Shampoo & Conditioner
for Dogs contains two veterinarian-recommended itch fighting
active ingredients, and all while moisturizing, cleaning
and deodorizing the skin and coat. Sulfodene also contains
an antibacterial to help prevent infection.
One of the most common canine medical problems
seen by veterinarians is skin related, such as rashes and
hot spots. Some dogs will continue to dig and scratch until
they really damage their own skin. Does your dog experience
itching so intense that it rubs, scratches and bites incessantly?
That may be may be a sign of hot spots . Other signs include
hair loss, redness, scaling and secondary infection.
A hot spot starts because something irritates
the dog's skin. The dog's response is to scratch the affected
area causing the skin to become raw and often infected. Many
things can lead to these hot spots including food and airborne
allergens, ticks, fleas and other insect bites, and contact
allergens like grass. The best way to avoid hot spots is prevention.
Keep fleas and ticks off your dog. Groom and bathe your dog
as necessary to keep the hair and coat in good condition.
Keep nails trimmed and limit sources of irritation to the
best of your ability. However, if treatment is needed, a leading
brand of dermatological products for dogs is available at
pet, grocery and drug stores, making relief minutes away in
For information about Sulfodene , go to www.sulfodene.com