Originally Posted by Tondtar
Try putting a few drops of cooking oil in his food. It usually helps with dry skin and scratching.
If his fur needs some help with density and shine, you may want to get a over the counter product to help with that also while curing the dry skin. It usually has a mixture of fish oil and vitamin A. A variety can be found at Petco or any other pet stores.
I'm told peanut butter is good too.
also, conditioner if you wash the dog.