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My dog is loosing her hair and she yelps when I touch her

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My dog is loosing her hair and she yelps when I touch her skin. Her skin is all flaky and red and almost all hair lose on her tail. What is that?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Katie Volat replied 11 months ago.


This is Dr. KV. I'm here to try to help with your dog today. Can you tell me if your dog is taking any medications for fleas?