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What kind of treatment for a dog with Rocky Mountain spotted

Customer Question

What kind of treatment for a dog with Rocky Mountain spotted fever? I have read they should go into the hospital.
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?
Customer: His name is ***** ***** is about 5 or 6. He is a rescue
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Angel?
Customer: No. I just noticed that he wasn't moving around like he use to and had a horrible rash on his body. He is a Great Pyrenees
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 month 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 1 month ago.

How as the RMSF diagnosed?

Are any other tick borne illnesses present?

Can you share pictures of what you're seeing?