With zinc deficiency, there is a reduction in delayed type hypersensitivity, and other immune responses mediated by T cells. Reduction in the production of .
My dog was just diagnosed with zinc-responsive dermatosis.
In Huskies and Malamutes the progression of illnesses due to chronic Zinc Deficiency may present as follows: Chronic digestive issues (often mistaken for food allergies), often 1. accompanied by bouts of diarrhea, and lack of appetite (often mistaken for being a picky eater).
Zinc deficiencies do occur, most commonly as zinc responsive dermatosis particularly in the northern breeds including malamutes and huskies. Zinc toxicity
And this issue, my fellow dog parents, is zinc deficiency. Zinc deficiency mostly affects Huskies and Malamutes, but it's recognized as impacting other breeds too,
For Huskies as well as other dogs, mal-absorption of zinc leads to deficiency and it is often caused of having unhealthy diet. So, planning for right diet is very .