In dogs there are two forms of this disease. In the first case, a staph infection is secondary infection: complicated by the already developed earlier dermatitis. In the second case Staphylococcus aureus is independent and generalized disease. If time does not begin to deal with the secondary infections, it turns into generalized. The reasons why dogs occurs staph can be different: a weakened immune system, massive infection of animals, etc.
The factors that provoke this disease in dogs include the following. The animal can be congenital or acquired immunodeficiencies. The dog may be disturbed carbohydrate metabolism. In addition, it may be due to the hormonal level of thyroid hormones may decline and the level of corticosteroid hormones – increase. Often a staph infection develops due to a General toxaemia (food poisoning, violation of the liver and kidneys). Sometimes the dog's body is simply unable to respond adequately to the toxins of Staphylococcus, i.e. has a low resistance to infections.
Treatment of staph infection in dogs must be comprehensive and include both local and General therapy. The most common form of this disease in dogs is Staphylococcus aureus. It (like other forms of staph infection) must be treated with the drug of ASP, and staphylococcal toxoid and staphylococcal antifagin. Veterinarians advise to use in the treatment of this disease in dogs Allergy serum: antistaphylococcal, hyperimmune, and don't forget about IVIG.
It should be noted that the excellent results shows the application of Immunostimulants for dogs. In addition, the veterinarian will prescribe antibiotics. Currently, the pharmaceutical market has a good product called "Bacteriophage". Its principle of operation is as follows: in the composition of this drug is a virus-like living structure, which kills Staphylococcus aureus in dogs.
Important! This infectious disease can re-occur in dogs, after some time after treatment. That is why the owner of the dog must try to eliminate not only Staphylococcus, but also all existing predisposing factors. It is necessary to increase the body's resistance dogs, for immunization, you can use the same ASP. To protect from this insidious disease of puppies, you must enter their mother's preventive medication at the 20th and 40th days of security. It is not necessary to forget about observance of rules of elementary hygiene, as well as daily long walks and dog on balanced and healthy diet.