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Old 01-30-2017, 12:01 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Dry skin remedies?

Peaches is 6-7 months old, I feed her blue buffalo turkey and potato and she is on fleece bedding, I also feed her 2-3 live meal worms a day. I've noticed an uptick in dry skin and quill loss. I've had her two months and have given her two oatmeal baths which seem to help a few days and then the snow storm is back.

I was wondering if anyone had any luck with topical sprays besides humilac since it's out of order. And any success stories with flax seed oil. Because I've read a lot of mixed reviews on it. Everyone agrees it's safe but I've read a lot of people saying it's not effective.

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I put a couple drops of vitamin E in their kibble. Seems to work pretty well but it does take some time to see results.
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I have put a couple drops of coconut or olive oil in Poppy's bath. I am not a fan of the olive oil as it left her very slimy and slippery! The coconut oil is great though and it makes her smell nice. I have also put a couple drops of coconut oil in her food.
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Vitamin E oil is good and try to refrain from a lot of bathes (even with the things like oatmeal and oils) because the water can dry out the skin. Hope this helps!
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