I have a 10 month old English Bulldog and 2 days after a bath he stinks my whole apartment up. If you pet him your hand stinks terribly. I am literally sick. I've tried everything that I could think of. If anyone knows of a good home remedy to help get rid of this odor please share. I need some help.
By Ava H.
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Does he scratch constantly? Does the fur on his head feel greasy? If yes, it sounds like your dog has seborreah which is a genetic problem and horrible to deal with. People would walk in our house and ask "what's that smell". I cleaned constantly and couldn't make it go away. After spending close to $5,000 over a three year period for medications, including steroids, vet bills, medicated shampoos we finally have it under control. There is no cure. If you find out that this is what your dog has and you would like my advice on how to control it, pls e-mail me back and I will explain it to you. Our dog is a rescue and we love him to death. It is so good to see him no longer scratching.
Our dog is also a rescue and seems to have the same thing. His greasy, waxy place is on his back though. What did you do for it?
Hi, I am having the same exact problem with my peek, no matter what I do, she stinks, constant scratching, and her odor is so bad that it sticks with you. Please help. Ty
Hi. I have a Rhodesian ridgeback mix. I brought him back from Costa Rico. He seems to have this skin problem frequently.
My dog does the same thing please help
My dog is half English Bulldog and half lab. We have been using medicated shampoo about every 4 days yet she still smell ands can't stop scatching, what was your magic to help your dog feel better?
Please let me know how you got rid of the smell my dog is 6 yrs old 1/2 rottweiler and 1/2 pitt bull.
What can I do to get the stink off my dog? Do I need different food for her?
She scratches and she is half Rottweiler and half Pittbull, she smells bad even after a bath. What can I do? I love her she will be 6 yrs old on aug 28th.
Try benedryl it helped my dog and my vet said it's completely safe.
My dog had the same signs. Could you please enlighten me. Thank you lynda
Please help! My dog is a rescue she stinks after bath and always scratching
Try applying johnsons powder or baking soda.
Yes please help, our Golden stinks bad, scratches all the time. We've given him flea treatments, comfortis, bath with hypo shampoo and conditioner but still stinks 24 hours after a bath.
Please send your recommendations! I've wasted more $ than I can afford on vet's guesswork. So far, nothing, short of bathing her every other day keeps my beautiful 2 y/o dobie from a horrible doggie stench within the 1st day or 2 after bathing her, & rinsing w/vinegar. Any advice is welcome & appreciated! Josiegeo@aol.com
Please send your recommendations! I've wasted more $ than I can afford on vet's guesswork. So far, nothing, short of bathing her every other day keeps my beautiful 2 y/o dobie from a horrible doggie stench within the 1st day or 2 after bathing her, & rinsing w/vinegar.
How did you get stinky smell from bulldog?
I would like to know what finally was the ending cure to get rid of the Oder. We have the same issue right now.
My dog scratches contiueasly always lucky her feet as well all the time and smells only couple days after her bath thankyou
I also have a rescue dog. She is a senior and is always scratching and biting at herself. She does not have fleas.
I moved here 1 -1/2 ago in PA with myboyfriend and he picked up his dog at his moms and the poor dog gots a odor i wash her every 2 day but her smell is nasty cant get rid of it.Help
Hi. My 8 year old chihuahua is bad smelly just hours after a bath. Its the worst smell, so bad that you cannot pet him without smelling like he does. To be honest he smells like some old stale cheetos or something and he sweats.
Hi, I also rescued a dog and he sounds like your dog to a tee. The scratching, biting at his feet, having scabs, greasy feeling fur and smelling. I would be so happy if I could relieve him of it all.
Thank you so much for your article!
Sounds like an allergic reaction or a yeast infection. I would recommend a vet visit and maybe a grain free food
Hello I have a long haired chihuahua and I think he might have that seborrhea issue,. He scratches a lot and I've noticed that his hair looks kind of oily within 2 days after I bathe him. And so I'm just wondering what you did to your dog to help him so he would be better please respond thank you very much
Yes, the fur on her head feels greasy. I just gave her a bath using a medicated shampoo, waiting to see what happens. She just started this, this past summer she will be 3 in the spring. Yes the whole house smells, she scratches and scratches open sores, I'm going to get her a cone tomorrow
Our fur baby (12 years old) has the same thing. Smells horrible, scratches herself all the time often to the point of bleeding and sores. Please help
What did u do to make the smell go away.
How do I get my dog to stop smelling even right after a bath
Yes help please. My dog has the same issue. What did you do?
Wow I would luv to know my johnnycash stinks after two days from his bath and always inching and breaking out with bumps
My boy sticks every 3 day sounds just like yours .can you tell me what helps ..?
I'm having the same problem with my pet. Please help.
Pug smells bad after bath no greasy hair smells good before bath
My last three dogs over a 40 year period have all been rescue dogs. We have a Rhodesian mix. the day after a bath he smells. within two days after scratching starts.i use oatmeal shampoo and hydrocortisone wash. I need help please. love my dog
My French bulldog is the smell the smell is horrible it stinks up the house not even a day after grooming he smells bad again and when I hold him on the pits its sweaty and smells horrible and sticks does anyone have any suggestions? He gets regular baths ears teeth anal fold cleans 2x a week and still and no infection and allergies are controlled from food which is grain so we dont give any grains
This sounds like my dog!!! Weve done it all to no end and spent a lot. Hes gotten allergy shots etc please help!!
Help, my 6 year old Shih Tzu stinks!
What did you do about the smell
im going though that. my dog is half pug/shiz and when i give him a bath two days later he smells again and my place smells .
My daughter has an American bull dog with allergies and we have tried everything to cure this but not luck yet. she just had a bath three days ago and now she stinks again. Any suggestions would be appreciated. Thank you.
I have a little rescue dog, she has a bad smell ,even after her bath
My dog is a pit I just wanted to know is there anything I can put in him yes my daughters walk in my house and ask whats that smell just want something to put in him to keep him from smelling like hes been running outside
I would love to know how you got your dogs seborreah under control sometimes I think things I tried have just made it worse..my poor puppy is miserable! Thanks!
What did you do to stop the smell on your dog?
Iam have the same problem my dog does have a skin problem iam interested in what u do yes my dog skin stink after 3 days....
My dog is also a rescue and has this same problem. She is almost 9 now and it seems to be worse. Please help
Would love to know how you got your dog from stinking after a bath I have the same problem help would be appreciated
I have a 2 year old baby..., he scratches and his fur is greasy.. it does not matter how much fabreeze i use and candles i use and baths he takes and bleach in the kitchen it always smells! please help
I need your help I have a small dog that is a Pomeranian mix and I can't get the smell from him I feel so bad for him he scratches and his hair is greasy and he smells it's embarrassing and I've tried things to can you please help me
Answer: My Lhasa apso mix, smelled awful as a puppy and would scratch and eat himself raw. Turns out he is allergic to beef. Make sure you don't give anything that your pup is allergic too. He reeked within hours after a bath. Had ear infections unremitting. Solution was very easy once we figured out it was a beef allergy. No beef treats, no beef canned food, no beef rawhides, no beef hooves, no beef nothing. Try a one ingredient diet. Also used otic solution with hydrocortisone off amazon if there are ear infections, cleared it right up and stopped feeding him what he was allergic too. For baths, I have since used grandpas tar soap , followed by any conditioner and he now has luxurious gorgeous hair. He smells fine now and his skin is much softer. Switched to Orijen. He is no longer miserable. Make sure noone gives the dog any beef of any kind if that species is the culprit, including hotdogs, bologna, vienna sausages. He once got sick years later and it turns out the chicken canned food from trader joes had beef as an ingredient. Check labels when changing foods. It's probably food allergens.
My dog smells bad even after bathing
I have a wonderful doggie skin vet who found a drug called Cytopoint. It's not a steroid but acts like one. I rescued a Lhasa who had horrible allergies and now has nasty yeast. Impossible to get rid of but he no longer scratches. It's a wonder drug. Not cheap but worth it to me. I use a for yeast shampoo on him and bathe him every 4 days. Different times of year are worse than others. Oh yeah, he stinks. After 3 days, it's time for a bath. Also rinse his feet, the worst offenders in 2/3water to 1/3 vinegar. It helps. I hope this helps some of you
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