Client's Questions, Pet Grooming 101

Hair growing from my dog’s paw pads?

Does this look familiar to you? If you happen to see these on your dog's paw pads, he/she may have hyperkeratosis. What is hyperkeratosis? It is an ailment whereby keratin - the tough fibrous covering grows excessively on your dog's paw pads leading to "feathery"or "broom-like" structures. Excess keratin in hard cracked paws can cause pain when… Continue reading Hair growing from my dog’s paw pads?