Pet allergies are often the result of an animal’s immune system overreacting to something on the skin. Certain breeds of dogs may be more prone to allergies than others. Labs, Dalmatians, Boxers, Golden Retrievers, and various types of Terriers are breeds that may have more problems with allergies. There is not generally any specific type of cat breeds that are more susceptible. There are several specific types of allergies such as: Environmental Allergies, Food Allergies, and Parasitic or Fungi Allergies.