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How to treat irritating red spots and dry skin. Boss 10 yrs…

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How to treat irritating red spots and dry skin

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What is the dog's name and age?

Boss 10 yrs old

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

Boss

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

He is losing hair around his bottom and tail

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago

I am very sorry to see that you have not received a response to your initial question before now. I just came online and found that your question had not been addressed. How is your companion at this time?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
He is itching and has lots of dry spots a lot of irritation around his bottom and losing hair on his tail
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months ago

Can you share pictures of what you're seeing?

Where is the scratching localized?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I can share pictures itching is located on his bottom and back, sides of his face and legs and tail
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 2 months ago

There is an attachment function on the page that should allow you to post pictures and video. You can also use websites like http://www.imgur.com and youtube.com to upload pictures and video respectively. Once this is done, a set of links will appear. You can then post the link back and I can access them. If you are located in the USA and texting pictures/video would be preferable, please let me know. There is an additional charge for this service but it can take the guesswork out of trying to get information back to me and facilitate a faster response.

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