Staph infection (pyoderma) in a Shih TzuRash is a general term implying inflammation of the skin. The rash can be itchy or not. Because rashes can be caused by a variety of diseases (allergies, infection, parasites) so evaluation by a veterinary dermatologist or veterinarian is recommended to determine the cause and best course of treatment.
- Allergies (Environmental, Flea Allergy, Food allergy, Contact allergy)
- Bacterial infection (Pyoderma)
- Yeast infection (Malassezia dermatitis)
- Ringworm (Dermatophyte)
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