You care for your pup, and if their nose is dry and cracked, it can make for a scary surprise. There's a crust flaking, and it may even look inflamed, red, or irritated. But there's no need to panic! Completely normal and natural reasons often cause a dry and flakey nose. To ease your worry, this article will review the most common reasons why your dog's nose is dry and how to treat it.
Have you ever felt a dog's nose? They are wet and cold. But, why? As a vet, I hear this question often, especially from novice pet parents who are sometimes afraid that something may be wrong with their furry companion. Today you'll learn why dog noses are wet and what you should do if it becomes dry.