its not seasonal and he is not licking his paws. He is a white pit mix that is pinkish red around the mouth, eyes, ears, neck mostly. He is itchy, but relieved with benadryl. He has scabs on his neck and chest from scratching. what is an appropriate dose and corse of steroids. He weighs 65 pounds
THE VET GAVE HIM 20 MG A DAY X 3 DAYS, THEN 15 MG A DAY X 2 DAYS, THEN 10 MG A DAY X 2 DAYS, THEN 5 MG X 2 DAYS. I GIVE HIM BENADRYL AND IT MAKES HIM GROGY, BUT COMFORTABLE. I GIVE HIM VIT E, C, AND A. I ALSO GIVE HIM OATMEAL BATHS.
JUST WONDERING IF HE MAY BE BETTER ON A LOWER DOSE OF STEROIDS, LONG TERM.