Pododermatitis is a common skin condition in dogs that affects the paws. It can be caused by a variety of factors, including allergies, infections, and environmental irritants.
Redness, swelling, and inflammation of the paws
The diagnosis of pododermatitis is made by your veterinarian based on your dog's symptoms, medical history, and a physical examination.
The treatment for pododermatitis depends on the underlying cause. In some cases, treatment may involve simply addressing the environmental irritants that are causing the problem.
Keep your dog's paws clean and dry.
If you think your dog may have pododermatitis, it is important to see a veterinarian as soon as possible.