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He is scratching and pulling out his hair constantly in the last few weeks i have been giving him benedryl can i give him can dogs take Entocort 3mg

Veterinarian's Assistant: 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?

Mack 6yrs old

Veterinarian's Assistant: How old is Mack?

6

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

He is very dependant on being around people I believe he has seperation anxiety he came from the shelter last year an old man had him before me he does occationaly pee and poop in the house especially if i leave for a couple hours

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Hi. I’m Dr. Denise, a licensed veterinarian. I’d like to help with your concerns regarding Mack.

I have a few questions to understand his condition better:

1. Breed?

2. Weight?

3. What Benadryl dose is he receiving? How often?

4. Any other medications?

5. Is he on a flea/tick preventive?

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