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Do dogs chafe in the heat??

Discussion in 'Dog Health and Nutrition' started by catz4m8z, May 27, 2010.

  1. catz4m8z

    catz4m8z PetForums VIP

    Aug 27, 2008
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    After this hot weather I noticed that Hannah has red patches between her back legs where she doesnt have alot of fur. Cold it be heat related??
    I know she has sensitive skin coz I had to get a fleece lined collar for her as any metal/plastic touching her skin caused it to get red and sore.
    What is best for this if hot weather is the problem?? (sadly moving to Alaska is out of the question!:():rolleyes:
  2. LostGirl

    LostGirl PetForums VIP

    Jan 16, 2009
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    i guess they could

    sudocrem :) or maybe ask the vet if that non chafing cream for people would be ok in a small dose?
  3. WoodyGSP

    WoodyGSP PetForums Senior

    Oct 11, 2009
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    Sounds like sunburn. I noticed my dog burnt his balls a bit as they are pink and havent grown enough hair on them yet. I'm going to put sun cream on them next time.
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