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Recently (e.g. for the past 10 days) my dog has been scratching
Recently (e.g. for the past 10 days) my dog has been scratching herself and I have found a few fleas. Most of the itching is from the base of the tail, top of her hind legs, and along her sides. I hav… read more
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My dog has been diagnosed as having nuerological problem due
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My Maltese Poodle weighs 16 1/2 lbs. A day and 1/2 ago I gave
My Maltese Poodle weighs 16 1/2 lbs. A day and 1/2 ago I gave him the first dose of Frontline Tritak for dogs. Since then he has been scratching non stop. I use to give him the regular Frontline and h… read more
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Our 13 month old teacup yorkie is scratching and licking both
Our 13 month old teacup yorkie is scratching and licking both her rear legs and losing her hair in those areas. What can cause this and what should I do? This all started about 4-6 weeks ago & I canno… read more
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My dog has been scratching a lot lately. We changed his food
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My 11 y.o. chow/mix dog has been scratching like crazy for
My 11 y.o. chow/mix dog has been scratching like crazy for about the past month. He is an indoor/outdoor dog, & has previously had problems w/fleas but we give him regular treatments. He is starting t… read more
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I HAVE A YELLOW LAB THAT WE LET OUTSIDE THIS MORNING. SHE
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Dr. Christian K.
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I HAVE GIVEN MY DOG A TREATMENT OF FRONTLINE FOR FLEAS, BUT
I HAVE GIVEN MY DOG A TREATMENT OF FRONTLINE FOR FLEAS, BUT IT HASN'T DONE ANY GOOD. HE IS STILL SCRATCHING CONSTANTLY AND IS ALWAYS GROWLING AND BARKING DUE TO HIS DISCOMFORT. HE HAS KEPT US AWAKE FO… read more
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Sally G.
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I have a 12 year old lab/golden retriever that has developed
I have a 12 year old lab/golden retriever that has developed some sort of itch. She scratches constantly and is losing her hair where she scratches. What can I do for her? Also, how many times a day s… read more
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Donna P.
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my 9 yr old golden receiver/sharpei mix has fleas. i use ...
my 9 yr old golden receiver/sharpei mix has fleas. i use frontline and have also had her thick fur clipped down very short because of scratching and hot spots where she chews, usually on the folds of … read more
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5yr. old female aussie not scratching but losing hair ...
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Dr. K
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I just got my Shihpoo about 3 weeks ago. Since that time, ...
I just got my Shihpoo about 3 weeks ago. Since that time, he has been losing his hair around the midsection. The vet gave him a shot of Depro I believe and his hair has started to grow back; however, … read more
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My 9 year old Lab mix is losing his hair. Spots are bare ...
My 9 year old Lab mix is losing his hair. Spots are bare but there is no evidence of sores. He eats IAMs dog food for large breeds (don't know why I got that as he is medium sized) Occasionally he get… read more
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now our dog is scratching so bad that her hair is falling ou
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my pepe is a year and a half old. he is a chihuahua
my pepe' is a year and a half old. he is a chihuahua and toy poodle: chipoo..about a year ago, he started losing his hair. I noticed the lose of hair but others didn't. in the last couple of days it h… read more
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my dog keeps scratching and he is starting to lose his hair ...
my dog keeps scratching and he is starting to lose his hair from it we took him to the vet and they gave him medicine but that didnt work..any idea what else this could be..thanks… read more
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dog: scratches..lot but I do not see fleas..frontline..her hair
My dog scratches a lot but I do not see fleas. I gave the dog frontline 3 days ago. I noticed that her hair is getting really knotty.… read more
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