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Ring like scabs on her belly and under her left armpit, Lexi…

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Ring like scabs on her belly and under her left armpit

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'm sorry to hear that. What is the dog's name and age?

Lexi and 2 years old golden mountain dog

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

She is half Bernese mountain dog half English cream retriever and her name is Lexi

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

She is currently on cytopoint shot once a month for allergies but we don't know what she is allergic too yet

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Dog Specialist: Lisa, Certified Vet Tech replied 11 months ago

How long has this been going on?

Does it look a bit like this: http://www.howhunter.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/ringworm-on-dogs-444x333.jpg

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