There are times when black spots on the skin are a normal occurrence, states These spots can usually be found in areas with constant friction, such as under the legs. However, black lesions on the skin can... More »

Dog's gums can turn black when a dog has dental disease, or they can simply naturally be black according to the American Kennel Club and the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. If a dog's gums... More »

Although black tongues are stereotypically associated with Chow Chows, the trait of partially or totally black tongues is a characteristic of many different breeds of dog. This is because the Chow Chow is one of the olde... More »

Causes for bald spots on dogs vary from allergies, infections, pressure sores, rashes and hives. Other reasons can be foreign body reactions such as glass, post-clipping alopecia as well as Cushing's disease. Genetics ca... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Hot spots are treated with a combination of anti-inflammatory drugs, antibiotics, pain medications and Elizabethan collars to prevent further damage to the skin. They are moist skin lesions that develop when a dog scratc... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Although it depends on the specific dog, female dogs are usually the most fertile around the 11th day of estrus, and typically cycle twice a year, but exact times vary by breed and location. Male dogs are fertile all the... More »

To get rid of red spots on the face, one should use sunscreen at all times, exfoliate and use skin lighteners. When using skin care products to manage red spots on the face, it is advisable to do so after consulting a sk... More » Beauty & Fashion Skin Care Skin Blemishes