Chihuahua With Skin Turning Black

Why is my chihuahua's skin turning black on her belly. It's turing black all over, what can cause this?

Sally from CT

December 10, 20060 found this helpful

My chihuahua's skin randomly darkens on his belly and with in a month it turns back to normal. I asked the vet and they said it was just pigment changes. It has changed back and forth about four times since I've gotten him four years ago and he hasn't had any health issues related to it.

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December 11, 20060 found this helpful

When my chi pups got older their bellys turned darker skinned. As puppies they were sort of pinkish, then as they grew older, they darkened to a dark brown , grayish. But, my chi's are fawn fur. I suspect if they were black fur, their bellies would even be darker.

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December 13, 20060 found this helpful

I have a male puggle 12 weeks old.His penis started to turn black and and then his belly all in a few days. Does anyone know what could be causing this.

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My Chihuahua's belly is black and irritated causing her to scratch until she bleeds. Does any one know about this skin problem?

By Shana

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August 1, 20110 found this helpful

I would associate that with a surface yeast problem, are the inside rims of her ears black too? The vet has meds for this, you can give to her...



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August 2, 20110 found this helpful

My Cairn terrier had the blackish tummy and her hair was also falling out. Bloodwork revealed a vitamin deficiency.

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