Winter – a challenge

Manuel has a very thick coat – belly down From his neck to tail the SA has resulted in  many spots without any under-coat. Thererfore I had to find a solution that could work when we it is cold outside. He loves being outside in the cold, but the SA-spots are...

The Atopica experiment

What if we stop giving Atopica for 8 days right in the middle of a bad period? ALL pictures will be enlarged when clicked on. Well now we know. I haven’t been really sure whether the Atopica really has helped Manuel (even though we in theory have come to the...

SA during the spring – shedding

As usual he eats loads and loads of food at the end of the shedding period. Long before he got SA we always added extra vitamins and minerals to his food during this period as we saw the shedding is tough on a dog. How it feels The spring, early summer has been tough....

A new spot

I have let Manuel wear his “loose coat” on since spring is late, but today I could not keep my fingers away. He has looked like a very neglected dog since the loose fur has been handing on the attached hair in chunks. Anyhow, now I just had to remove some,...