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Dog has flat hard dollar 2"x2" mildly weeping hard area on

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Dog has flat hard dollar 2"x2" mildly weeping hard area on neck that developed some time over last week or so. Itchy. No other sxs other than he does not want to lie down. He sits with his head hanging down. No fever. No tenderness. Did find regular size tic next to area. Teeth seem fine. Eating fine. B&B fine.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 1 year ago.

Hello, Ann. Thanks for your question.

I have a few questions:

1) Do you have any pictures of the area to share?
2) What antibiotic is Cole currently on, what strength and what frequency? Were these prescribed by this vet?
3) Any other medications that he takes?
4) Am I right that you found a tick next to the area a few days ago?

Thanks in advance for your additional info. I'll be with you shortly after your reply.