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Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr Altman and happy to assist you both today!If these have been diagnosed as lipomas from a fine needle aspirate then monitoring them should be absolutely fine. If they are not affecting his range of motion, he is not licking nor agitating them I would simply take photos with a ruler once monthly when you do your heartworm prevention to ensure they are not growing, becoming more attached or firm and if they do change then it is time to have your veterinarian evaluate them.If they have not been aspirated I would strongly advise this. I do have some lumps that do palpate as lipomas and once aspirated are found to be malignant slow growing tumors such as mast cell tumors that should be removed. So I aspirate any new lump on my patient to ensure there are no worries of what we are dealing with.The dry skin can be an issue for the breed so ensuring you are feeding a high quality organic diet with no by products and supplementing with fish oil 500-750 mg EPA & DHA daily can help with the dry skin but may take 2-4 weeks to see positive results. As for the shampoo, it is great you are using a sensitive and moisturizing shampoo just make sure you leave it on 10 minutes before rinsing to ensure it is having full effects with the baths.Please let me know if this information makes sense and any additional questions I can assist with today
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I would definitely make sure the treats are concentrated in omega fatty acids because often it is not a daily dose within the treats. Please let me know how else I can assist you both todayIf you are satisfied with my responses please rate so that I may be compensated for my time. Thank you an good luck to you both :)