Spring is upon us, and that means allergy season is kicking in for dogs and owners alike. Allergies in dogs is most often due to flea bites, but pollen, dust, or exposure to dust mites (dust mite droppings, to be precise), are also quite common. Watch for itching, the most common symptom an allergic reaction, and check out what “Doc” Halligan says about the subject.

She’ll tell you where the fleas tend to bite your dog, why dogs lick and chew their feet (hint; they can’t sneeze), and how to protect and care for your dog.