Did you know that 22% of all dogs suffer from some type of allergy? A dog may be born with this or it may develop at any age. An allergic reaction to fleas is the most common type; however there are many elements that trigger this such as food, shampoo and more. In addition, there are several different types.
The trigger can be contact, inhaled or ingested. The symptoms often mimic other health issues and symptoms vary greatly. Once gathering information to determine which form of allergy your dog has, changes to the environment and possibly medication may be implemented to help a Yorkie with allergies.