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Dog has been itch,scratching and pulling fur out. i have

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dog has been itch,scratching and pulling fur out. i have tried swithing to no grain dog food and using a medicated shampoo. the shampoo only helps for a couple of hours. what ca be the cause and what can i do. even her breathing now seems raspy, like fur in throat.
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: her name is ***** ***** she's 15.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Candy?
Customer: she doesn not have fleas and she is still active but she is going deaf and worse vision.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 2 months ago.

What medications have been tried so far?

When did Candy last have bloodwork performed?

Can you share a few pictures of what you're seeing?

What flea medication is she on and when was it last dosed?