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My mini labordoodle is chasing her tail and licking her

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My mini labordoodle is...

My mini labordoodle is chasing her tail and licking her bottom. She is having a hard time lying still What can we do for her tonight

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the dog's name and age?

Ginger. She is just about a year and a half

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

No really

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Beth, Dog Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Hi, I'm Dr. Beth and I'll do my best to help you today! To make sure I don't miss anything, please give me a moment to review your question - I am not the fastest typist so it may take me a few moments to type out a response.

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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Beth, Dog Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

I'm sorry Ginger is seeming uncomfortable, it almost sounds like she may be itching. Something that might settle her down and can help if itching would be an antihistamine like Benedryl, do you know about how much she weighs?

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