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Dog shampoos could cause reactions in people

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By Josh Loeb

A lack of regulation around animal care products is exposing pets and their owners to potential allergens which would be banned in the equivalent products for people.

The British Association of Dermatologists is concerned that a legal loophole means products such as canine shampoos and deodorants continue to have the potential to cause new allergies or to trigger pre-existing ones.

At the association’s annual meeting this week, research was …

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