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She has been having a loss of appetite eating once really in the last three days but will eat her treats. She has been scratching herself non stop and has red raspy skin. It not around the ear and I looked for ear infection or smell. She is going on 9 and I am worried it could be something serious and maybe should take her to the ER

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. There are all sorts of infections the dog can pick up. I'll have you talk to the Veterinarian who'll sort out what is wrong and help you decide what to do about it. Is there anything else important you think the Veterinarian should know about the dog?

She has lost some teeth over the last year. And she has some decay but no longer allows me to brush her teeth. And I struggle having her put to sleep for teeth cleaning because the stories I have read about 80% of dog death during dental cleanings is because the jaw gets broken and I just couldn’t imagine

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Dog Specialist: PitRottMommy, Veterinary Nurse replied 3 months 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?

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