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Hi My dog is biting his tail. He has pulled the hair out of a one inch size spot at the base of his tail. He doesn't appear to have fleas and had a Revolution treatment about two weeks ago.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Using the wrong medication for fleas can be dangerous. You should definitely talk to the Veterinarian. What is the dog's name?

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