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He's pulling hair out all around tail and on top, pulling…

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He's pulling hair out...

He's pulling hair out all around tail and on top, pulling out hair and cries and howl's day and night; don't know what to do?

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. The noise must be worrying. I'll connect you to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name and age?

Roo and he's 2 y.o.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Roo?

He's chewing nails, chews paper no meds or anything

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Scott Perry, Dog Veterinarian replied 10 months ago
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Hello. My name is***** and I am a veterinarian that can answer your question. I understand Roo is appearing in pain and pulling the hair out from the tail base. I am sorry to hear about that, but I can help you find out what is wrong. I just need to ask a couple follow up questions.

Is Roo currently on a flea prevention? Finally, do you see any redness on the skin under the armpits? Thank you. I will be standing by.

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