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My dog takes trifexis but she appears to have flea bite rash

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my dog takes trifexis but she appears to have flea bite rash by her private area. what can i put on it.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: the groomer said it looked like fleas but we have none in the house on the cats or anywhere else on her
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about your dog?
Customer: could ants bite
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Bruce replied 5 months ago.

Hi. Welcome to Just Answer. My name is***** Thank you for your question. Any chance you can take a picture of the rash? Did the groomer just find it today? Has she been licking / scratching at the area?

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