• My puppy has been scratching and biting his skin. His belly is also red and looks a bit irritated. He is on flea prevention. What can I do to help him. Is there anything I can do at home to keep him from biting and scratching? We have tried vitamin E and it has not helped.

    Hi Stephanie,
    I recommend that you take your puppy into see a veterinarian. The fact that the skin is red in addition to the itching is concerning. There can be a few different causes for these symptoms including allergies, infection, fleas, skin mites, or an underlying medical issue. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of the symptoms and the treatment needed after they have examined him.

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