Pink hair on dog is the premier dog Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5

Thread: Pink hair on dog

  1. #1
    Junior Member
    Join Date
    Oct 2006

    Pink hair on dog

    I have a border collie that is white on the sides and underneath. The hair on his belly is turning pink. Does anyone know about this and what is causing it. When my little poodle licks his paws a lot, I notice the hair on them turning pink but I have never seen any other dog do that until this happened to my border collie.

  2. Remove Advertisements

  3. #2
    Senior Member all4thedogs's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    This could either be dirt (Georgia clay turns my dogs pink), or she is licking her belly. Does she have allergies?
    "Dogs have given us their absolute all. We are the center of their universe, we are the focus of their love, faith, and trust. They serve us in return for scraps. It is without a doubt the best deal man has ever made" -Roger Caras

  4. #3
    Junior Member Fairhaven's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    I've heard that sometimes your drinking water and the dogs natural chemistry of saliva has a tendency to discolor the hair. Are you on well water or city water. Have your water tested or else maybe trying some bottled water and see if that helps.

  5. Remove Advertisements

  6. #4
    Senior Member ilovemychihuahua's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Well, what I would do is take him to a good vet.Like "all4dogs" said, is he/she sick?Or allergies?

  7. #5
    Senior Member alundy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Is she eating bones or treats with red coloring?? We used to get Scout these bones with red filling, and everything she licked for the next while was pink.

    Or, is she teething and maybe have a little blood on her gums?

  8. Remove Advertisements

+ Reply to Thread

Quick Reply Quick Reply

  • Decrease Size
    Increase Size
  • Remove Text Formatting
  • Insert LinkInsert ImageInsert Video
  • Wrap [QUOTE] tags around selected text

Similar Threads

  1. Making the dog's hair softer
    By jzrith in forum Dog Grooming Forum
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 05-27-2012, 11:17 AM
  2. hair loss around eyes of small dog
    By latebar in forum Dog Health Questions
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 11-21-2006, 01:22 AM
  3. Hair Lost
    By Marianne in forum Dog Health Questions
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 11-13-2006, 07:28 AM
  4. Hair Loss
    By Rhpeltz in forum Dog Health Questions
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-17-2006, 08:10 PM
  5. tiny pink bumps on cocker
    By ashley_2000 in forum Dog Health Questions
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-30-2006, 02:20 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
SEO by vBSEO 3.5.2 ©2010, Crawlability, Inc.