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Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
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I have a 9 year old whiten asutain sheppereard mix. She

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Hello I have a 9 year old whiten asutain sheppereard mix. She just had Mager surgery around chirstmas. It was Polmery infection of the uterus. Quick question she's always coughed when she lies down. But now she been scratching herself raw she got two bad legs but I'v never see her act this weird
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 12 months ago.
Hello. Thanks for the questionIt sounds like he has allergies. That is a common cause of itching. You can treat at home with Benadryl. The dose in dogs is 1-2 mg per lb body weight. It can be given every 6-8 hours, as needed.Let me know if you have any other questions.