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She has a patch near her tail that is bald and red that she…

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She has a patch...

She has a patch near her tail that is bald and red that she keeps biting at. She’s around poison ivy and poison oak and see no fleas and give her a flea bath and comb her.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What sort of animal are we talking about?

German Shepherd Doberman pinscher mix. She’s 1 and about 55 pounds

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. Did you see what the German shepherd ate?

No I rescued her from a shelter when she was 2 months old.

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Meghan Denney, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Meghan Denney, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 months ago

Is her tail docked ?

How long has she been chewing at her tail?

Can you send me a picture of it so I can see what we are dealing with?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Okay thank you
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Meghan Denney, Dog Veterinarian replied 2 months ago

Is her tail docked ?

How long has she been chewing at her tail?

Can you send me a picture of it so I can see what we are dealing with?

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