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Very Oily Coat

by Ron & Kathie Isenberg
(Deer Park, WA)

We rescued a 5 year old Aussie bitch. Her coat on her back and neck is so oily - it is clumping. Is there something systemically we should be looking at? She is otherwise healthy and happy. Any comments and suggestions are welcome.

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Oily Coat
by: Anne Calmes

You should bring her to the Vet to get it looked at so they may run some tests, as some aussies have allergies. Food/nutrition could be playing a huge part in the coat condition.

Anne Calmes
Gold Ring Aussies

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