Did you know that as many as 40% of dogs suffer from allergies? They’re a big problem. Dog owners talk a lot about food allergies … but environmental allergies in dogs are actually more common.

If your dog has allergy symptoms, keep reading. You’ll find out what causes environmental allergies and how to manage them using natural solutions.

What Causes Environmental Allergies In Dogs?

Allergies happen when your dog’s immune system overreacts to something in her environment … known as a “trigger.” That trigger could be something like pollen, dust, mold or other airborne substances. The antibodies in your dog’s immune system think these substances are dangerous … even though they may not be. So they try to get rid of the foreign invaders.