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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian; BS (Physiology) Michigan State Univ
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Either he has mange or hives, has bumps all over and maybe

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either he has mange or hives
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the dog?
Customer: has bumps all over and maybe hot spots real bad by his groin
JA: What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: chucky11 corgi been treating for mange but not getting better
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?
Customer: lots of red around eyes an smells really bad
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 5 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 5 months ago.

How long has this been a concern?

Can you share pics of the areas?

Can you describe how he smells?

What have you been using to treat mange? Was it diagnosed?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.

hello

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 5 months ago.

I posed a list of questions above. Are you able to see them?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.

yes i answered twice

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 5 months ago.

Its not posting on my end. I'll opt out and see if another professional can help.

Expert:  Jane Lefler replied 5 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I’ve been involved professionally with dogs in the health and behavioral fields for over 18 years. It will be my pleasure to work with you today. Your previous expert opted out.

In order to supply you with an informed answer, it is necessary for me to collect some additional information from you. When I receive your response or reply, it will likely take me between 30-45 minutes to type up my reply if I am still online when I receive notice that you replied. I hope you can be patient.

Please answer like you did when you posted "yes I answered twice".

What was used for treating the mange and for how long?

Was a skin scraping done to diagnose the mange?

What type of mange does he have, contagious or non contagious?

Is there widespread hair loss?

Expert:  Jane Lefler replied 5 months ago.

Hi again,

I noticed that you have not responded to my request for more information. Perhaps you deleted it in error or it went to your junk folder and you missed it. Here is the information request again.

My name is ***** ***** I’ve been involved professionally with dogs in the health and behavioral fields for over 18 years. It will be my pleasure to work with you today. Your previous expert opted out.

In order to supply you with an informed answer, it is necessary for me to collect some additional information from you. When I receive your response or reply, it will likely take me between 30-45 minutes to type up my reply if I am still online when I receive notice that you replied. I hope you can be patient.

Please answer like you did when you posted "yes I answered twice".

What was used for treating the mange and for how long?

Was a skin scraping done to diagnose the mange?

What type of mange does he have, contagious or non contagious?

Is there widespread hair loss?