The skin is the largest organ of the body, and it is often considered the ‘window into overall health’, as health issues commonly present themselves through the skin and coat. Nutritional imbalances, including deficiencies in Omega Fatty Acids, trace minerals, collagen and amino acids will often manifest in skin and coat problems – everything from excessive shedding, to hotspots, to simply a dull, brittle coat. A species-appropriate, quality, balanced diet is the foundation of skin and coat health. Avoiding toxic chemicals and using natural body care products are also important. Here are some suggestions to help support skin and coat.
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