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I have a mixed breed - Shar Pei, ridgeback and basinji - rescue. her skin is Shar Pei and she seems to be allergic to everything. She is on minimal (5) ingredient food without grains, but she still has itchy feet and tush. What type of success have you had with Derma-IonX and Shar Pei's? Might this work for her? Thank you.

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September 6, 2014 at 12:42 PM



Dear Karen,

You might want to look at some of our products to help the skin of your Sharpei mix. DERMA-IONX which is an oral homeopathic product stimulates the enzyme systems in the body which reduces itching and inflammation, promotes healing of the skin and helps with assimilation of nutritional components in diet and supplements. The supplements I use along with it include probiotics and Omega 3,6,9. Together with DERMA-IONX it produces a synergistic effect. I would also suggest that you give your dog only filtered water for drinking and bathing if your water contains chlorine or fluoride. As for diet, if your dog is not allergic to these protein sources you might try a fish or turkey based grain free food since these are considered cooling according to Chinese food therapy. You would want to avoid chicken or lamb which are warming for the skin that is already too warm. Beef is neutral.

Please feel free to contact us again if you have any other questions.

Best wishes,

Dr. Char

Dr. Char Wilson, DVM Health Coach answered
September 7, 2014 at 9:19 AM
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