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I need a shot for a old dogs ezcema. Well i have four nieces…

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I need a shot...

I need a shot for a old dogs ezcema

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the matter with the dog?

Well i have four nieces an nephews an thir dad been bad a long time an wrong crowd an is now been missing a month One of them too his old pit in which is 11 since he has his daughter, spayed now an his grandson. They r all awesome she dosent have a lot an working an going to school so I am trying to help

Veterinarian's Assistant: Where does the dog seem to hurt?

His skin is so dry an he itches an hes always clean

Veterinarian's Assistant: OK. What is the dog's name?

Buster

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about Buster?

No good health wormed goo an as of 6 moths ago in goo health excet for allergies an ecmea ezcema

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
anyone there
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
hello anyone
there im at work
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Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago
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Hi, this is Dr. Sara. It sounds like you have a lo on your plate to deal with. Is Buster itchy all over, or just having a dry coat?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
itchy all over
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
not enough on my card till after 5
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
his skin is really dry an hes a big baby an loves all over you an itching at the same time
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

What have you tried? You mentioned a shot, did you already try something or ask your vet for something? We can try some things over the counter if you would like.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
you there
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Are there any other dogs in the house and are they itchy? I just want to make sure it's not mites

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

I am here, dd you see my latest question?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
He took shots a year r so ago for this. Other re still fine after 3 weeks with him
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
they r still good after being with him three weeks
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
im answering lol
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
hellllooo
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Alright, well here is what I would try. I would try to get Nexgard from your vet or online and use this once monthly for 3 months. This will ensure that there are no mite issues. Then I would start with giving him some Claritin (an antihistamine) and some oatmeal baths. What does he weigh?

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

Nexgard is a monthly flea and tick preventative that will also get rid of mites

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
shes done 99% of that
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Are you seeing any mites?

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

I mean fleas?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
vet recommended for an thing like that an he has nothing on him
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

If you have already tried over the counter stuff, then most likely he will need some prednisone. Has your veterinarian offered you any prednisone?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
hes been given claritin an benedril
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
he used to gets shots to give him till his habit got too bad
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Alright, then he needs to be on an allergy type med such as prednisone or Apoquel.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
we dont know where he was taking him an thats why on here to get help from a vet
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
i wont have that much extra till after christmas an we need help now
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
i can pay more after 5 for any prescription here
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
poor ole fella she puts on the cream she got him an he licks it off
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

I see, I cannot write prescriptions from you from this site. This is for veterinary advice.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
well crappppp any ideas
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
it said help gets prescriptions an med on the site
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Are there any low cost clinics in your area? Or do you have any prednisone at home?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
what mg would be ok for him
an no ma;am very small town
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

What does he weigh?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
50 r more hes huge an short lol head big as a basket ball
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

hahahaha big pitty!! Alright, because he is older, I would start with 10mg twice daily for 3 days, then 10mg once daily for 3 days, then 5 mg once daily or every other day. Do you think you can find some pred?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
oh i dont know lol online dr I get off to late
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
there isnt a vet i can use online
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Maybe check with friends and family and see if they have any left over meds at home. You don't know until you ask. Can I answer any other questions for you?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
is there a online vet i could use
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
helloooo
Dog Veterinarian: Dr. Sara, Veterinarian replied 7 months ago

Not that I know of. There has to be a Dr./Patient relationship to write a script. The Dr. has to see the pet and examine before prescribing. It's the law, just like a human Dr.

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

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