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My 10 year old pug has a crusty spot on her head. i picked

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my 10 year old pug has a crusty spot on her head. i picked at the crust and her came out in chunks. she is not in any pain, but she has been itchy and shedding a lot of hair. what might this be and what should i do? nearest vet is a 100 miles away.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 5 months ago.

Welcome! Thanks for asking your question. My name is***** am a licensed veterinarian and I will be assisting you today. First I need to ask you a few questions so that I can be well informed and give you the best advice.

1- How long has this been going on?

2- Is it only in one spot in her head or spread all over?

3- How long has she been itchy?

4- Any pre existing medical conditions?

5- How much does she weigh?

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