Is your dog scratching continuously? Does your dog have hot spots? How about a rash? Skin disorders are among the most common health problems in dogs. The condition of dog’s skin and coat can also be an important indicator of its general health. There are many causes of skin disorders in dogs that can vary from acute, self-limiting problems to chronic or long-lasting problems requiring life- time treatment. Read the articles below that Dr. LoBue wrote for more information.