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My dog is licking starching in the inner and belly also

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My dog is licking starching in the inner and belly also close to his privates. He red irritated skin and hair is gone the area. He is constantly licking from being itchy. What could I give him? He is a big breed with thick coat ?
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 21 days ago
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Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 21 days 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? Can you share pictures of what you're seeing?

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Customer reply replied 21 days ago
We used the was and the topical as I said. Here is a picture of his side and he just bites at it. And then his inner thigh by my husband said that is normal. I’m not sure how to send a picture.
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 21 days ago

There is an attachment function on the page that should allow you to post pictures and video. If your files won’t load they may be too large for the site. You can also use FREE 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, by chance, 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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Customer reply replied 21 days ago
When I went out to take the pics my husband said in his inner thighs that’s normal. But on the side back the bald spot with a red bump. It looks better. So I’m thinking what we used for a shampoo and topical has helped. I think it’s a hot spot and I panicked. But it looks better today. Thank you so much.
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 21 days ago

If this returns let me know.

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Customer reply replied 21 days ago
I will for sure. It looks so Much better today. But yes if it takes a turn back and it starts getting worse I will absolutely let you know. And again thank you for responding I was worried having to wait. But clearly I was meant to speak with you.
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 21 days ago

Typically we don't have near the delay but with the holiday everything is much busier on the website. I'll check in again with you in the days to come. Hopefully it's fully resolved :) Have a great day.

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Customer reply replied 21 days ago
You also thank you-
Dog Veterinarian: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 21 days ago

You're welcome.

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