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My golden is losing hair on his tail, Stella 2 year, No

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My golden is losing hair on his tail
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: Stella 2 year
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Stella?
Customer: No
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. B. replied 2 months ago.

Hello & welcome, I am Dr. B, a licensed veterinarian and I would like to help you with your wee one today.

How long has he been showing these signs?

Is he licking, chewing, or grooming this area?

Is it the tail base or tail itself?

Any changes to the skin (ie pustules, pimples, redness, crusts/scaling, ulcers, or sores)?

Any diet change in the 2 months before this started?

What flea treatment did you use? When did you last apply it?