• What Is Paw Pad Hyperkeratosis And How To Heal It

    3 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    A dog's paw pads tend to go unnoticed in terms of upkeep, but they're one of your pet's most important physical features. They're built tough, but there are certain conditions that cause paw pads to be painful. Paw pad hyperkeratosis is an example.
    This is a type of skin condition where a dog develops especially dry, crusty, and sensitive skin on the bottom of their paws. It's also called “hairy dog feet” because it can look like the dog is sprouting an unusual type of hair on the bottoms of their feet. If this sounds like something your pup has, here's what you need to know.
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