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My kitten was missing some fur near it's ears. Probably due…

My kitten was missing some...
My kitten was missing some fur near it's ears. Probably due to some ear mites and fleas. How long will it take for it's fur to grow back?It's a ragdoll/bengal mixed kitten. 12-weeks old now. Had them since 8-weeks.Attached is a photo of the kittens.
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DocPaul
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Hi there.

Thanks for asking for me :)

Is the fur you are referring to in front of the ears?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Between the ear and the eye.

No need to worry.

There is normally no hair there to begin with

It is called pre-auricular alopecia and it is normal.

Hope that helps :)

Paul

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Oh, I didn't know that.Thanks for the clarification and the quick response! :)
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