Pets can develop allergies at any stage of life, but allergies in elderly pets can be very frustrating, not only for pet parents but also for pets. Pets with allergies are often itchy and uncomfortable and can cause skin irritations that need to be addressed by a vet. Read more information on elderly pet allergies.
If your pet is suffering with allergies, there are several steps you can take to help your senior pet. First, speak with your vet to determine the actual cause of your pet’s discomfort. Your vet may recommend medications or other at home care to help your senior pet feel better. Below are some hypoallergenic products that are highly recommended for senior pets with allergies.
Hypoallergenic Dog Food
This salmon based dog food is designed for sensitive skin and stomach. Although it is an adult dry dog food, it can also be used for senior pets. Contains no corn, wheat or soy – allergy triggers for many senior pets.
Hypoallergenic Cat Food
This cat food is designed for cat’s with sensitive skin and stomach. Although it is marketed as an adult cat food, it can also be used for senior pets with allergies. Turkey is the #1 ingredient and it has over 1000 positive reviews.
Hypoallergenic Pet Shampoo
This pet shampoo can be used for dogs or cats and treats yeast infections, ringworm, pyoderma and skin allergies. Deodorizes and gently cleanses skin.
These wipes are hypoallergenic and come in a convenient canister for easy dispensing. Alcohol free, chlorine free, paraben free, BPA free and non toxic formula developed for cats or dogs with sensitive skin.
This salmon oil is a natural fish oil additive supplement that supports the skin, coat, hips, joints, heart and immune system. Developed for cats and dogs to help alleviate dry skin, dull shedding coat, hot spots, or itching and irritation.
Vacuum Cleaners for Allergens
This vacuum is recommended by over 4500 reviewers and features an anti allergen complete seal technology plus HEPA filter to trap 99.9% of dust and allergens inside the vacuum.
Cool Mist Humidifiers
This cool mist humidifier is ultra quite with an auto shut off and lasts up to 30 hours on one fill. Safely moisturizes the dry air in your room letting you breathe easy and moisturizes skin to alleviate discomfort.