Allergies. Yep, dogs and cats have allergies just like we do. They can be allergic to specific foods, to bee stings, to pollen. They can be allergic to pretty much the same things that cause reactions in us.
The good news is that they react to Diphenhydramine exactly as we do. OK, that's Benadryl. Same drug; same strength but there are a few caveats.
The dosage is 1-2 mg of Benadryl per pound of pet's bodyweight. This is, obviously, a very forgiving calculation. But if you are not good with numbers or are terribly nervous, ask your pharmacist help you with the calculations for your pup or kitty when you buy the Benadryl and keep the dosage taped to the package so you don't have to do the math in real time. If you didn't do that, call yourRead More