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Can you tell me how old Marley is?
Can you send me a picture of the scab or lesion so I can see what we are dealing with and can better advise you?
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It may be what is called a histiocytoma or a benign growth that sometimes happens on young dogs from their white blood cells in the skin being over stimulated. Most often these go away on their own in 1-2 months.
It is a little dark. Can you put some hydrogen peroxide on it and see if we get a fizzing reaction indicating that it may just be truly a scab?
From what I am seeing from the pictures I do not think we need to be overly concerned. Let me know what it does with the peroxide.
I will check back later to see if the hydrogen peroxide did anything.