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I have a shepard mix with a large patch of itchy skin nearer

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JA: Hi. What is your issue regarding?
Customer: i have a shepard mix with a large patch of itchy skin nearer to his tail he goes under my table to scratch
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: His name is ***** ***** between 10 to 12 yrs old i just recently aquired him thru my sons exgirl friend not wanting him any more
JA: Is there anything else the veterinarian should be aware of about Boss?
Customer: when you touch he will warn you that its uncomfortabley sore
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 8 months ago.

Hi, I'm Dr. Peter. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Dr. Peter replied 8 months ago.

Hello, again, my name is***** will do my best to help 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- How much does he weigh?

3- Any pre existing medical conditions?

4- Does he have a sore or any swelling in this area?