Your Pets Count

pet information that caters to your special friend

Archives

Calendar

July 2022
M T W T F S S
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031

Changes in Doggie Nose Color

Sunday, September 22, 2019
posted by Jim Murphy

If notice any changes in your dog’s nose color, there’s probably no need for alarm. A nose that’s normally dark can change color for several reasons. ┬áIt may look pink or brown. Sometimes, the season is the reason for the change. The change can occur in the colder months. This is due to pigment loss because of the temperature. Sunburn can also cause a problem. Applying sunscreen can help. Some noses are sensitive to plastic food and water bowls. This can cause contact dermatitis. ┬áNormal color may return if you change the food and water bowls to steel or ceramic. If your dog seems healthy, in every other way, nose color changes are probably not a problem. If there are other symptoms such as a loss of appetite or listlessness, see your veterinarian.

Remember, your pets count!

Enjoy the 60s and 70s all weekend long on Edgewater Gold Radio—–Take us along wherever you go by downloading the Edgewater Gold Radio app or listen from our website: Edgewater Gold Radio.com.



Comments are closed.