Autumn allergies

Atopic dermatitis is a debilitating skin condition triggered byan allergy sensitivity. The incidence of Atopy has been on the increase for years and skin cases now account for about 20% of the cases we see at Donaldson’s There are an enormous number of potential...

Summer itch…

Summer time can be very difficult for people who suffer from hay fever. While cats and dogs rarely get runny noses and eyes, they can suffer from pollen sensitivities which can be just as debilitating. In animals, pollen sensitivities usually present with signs...

Allergy testing

Throughout the summer canine allergy problems are common. Where people suffer from pollen exposure with runny eyes and nose, animals tend to suffer with skin irritation and inflammation. The resulting itch can be very distressing for owner and pet alike. Any area of...

Hay Fever??

Although the weather has been pretty appalling, we are actually in the middle of summer. At this time of year, the pollen levels fluctuate on a day to day basis but are usually higher than at any other time of the year. Hay fever sufferers will testify that this year,...