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Pet Allergies

Watch Out For These Allergens This Winter

Julie Kuriakose, M.D. | Posted 11.30.2014 | Healthy Living
Julie Kuriakose, M.D.

Winter means that more people are staying indoors to avoid the cold. What many people may not know is that they can be exposed to indoor allergens that are lurking within their home.

How To Live With A Pet Allergy (Without Getting Rid Of Your Pet)

Dr. Tim Mainardi | Posted 12.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Tim Mainardi

Environmental changes, medications and allergen immunotherapy are effective strategies that can help pet allergy sufferers to treat their symptoms and live with a pet allergy while still keeping their best friend around.

Would You Get Rid of Your Pet if Your Baby Was Allergic?

Brett Blumenthal | Posted 03.26.2013 | Parents
Brett Blumenthal

If your baby is prone to pet allergies, consider some of these highly effective solutions before giving away your pet.

The Allergy-Free Dog: Real, or a Myth?

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 11.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

The study authored by Dr. Cole Johnson is the first of its kind. The researchers set out to see whether so-called "hypoallergenic" pups were shedding less Canis familiaris 1 around their homes.

How Springtime Allergies Can Affect Your Pet

Posted 04.15.2012 | Healthy Living

By Denise Maher for Vetstreet Sniffly, scratchy, wheezy... and grumpy. That essentially sums up what spring can mean for a lot of allergy sufferers...

Pet Allergies? Hypoallergenic Dogs May Not Make A Difference

The Huffington Post | Catherine Pearson | Posted 09.07.2011 | Healthy Living

Allergy sufferers who still want a canine companion have been known to drop big bucks on so-called "hypoallergenic dogs" -- so dubbed because they are...