Itchy Dog Skin with Raised Hair on Back
(Rancho Santa Margarita, CA, USA)
My dog Bella's skin has become itchy and she has raised hair on her back. This has been going on for almost 2 years now, and her coat is now getting worse. The vet said allergies and the local Pet Supply believes it is yeast.
I feel terrible she is in this condition and we can't seem to find an affordable way to treat her.
Bella is 3.5 years old. She is up-to-date on all of her shots including the fecal, which was negative.
In addition to a diagnosis and treatment recommendations, I'm also looking for a diet recommendation we can afford for her. Raw diets are in excess of $100+ a month. I'll do whatever I can for my girl, however, we are financially challenged. I appreciate any bones you can throw Bella's way that
I may act on for her.
Is it ok to feed her organic ground beef and organic cooked green beans 50/50? I bought a "Homemade Dog Food" book and put Bella's skin in worse shape. I have concluded she cannot have rice. The recipe was cooked brown rice 25%, ground beef 50%, cooked organic green beans 25%.
Thanks for your help!
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