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  1. treating mites with Revolution- when should I see improvement?

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    Hello, I have a 5 month old lab/golden that the vet has finally diagnosed as probable mites after first two visits saying allergies and to try grain free diet and a high priced oatmeal/aloe shampoo/Benadryl. He put her on Revolution 3.5+ weeks ago with 3 treatments 2 weeks apart. She is still...
  2. Just adopted - found a bald patch

    Dog Health Questions
    We just adopted a 3 yr old spaniel mix from the humane society yesterday (spayed on 12/10) and just today while petting her I found a bald patch on her left cheek. It is my understanding that she was surrendered due to the previous owner's dogs not getting along and I did find a little tear in...
  3. Sarcoptic Mange?

    Dog Health Questions
    Dog got diagnosed with mange (by sight). Both day sI went to the vet, the power was out, so they couldnt do any actual testing. They gave her two shots of ivermectin (a week apart each). Said after the second shot everything should be fine. They asked me to prevent contact because we could get...
  4. Demodex help

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    Hello all. I adopted a 9 month old Italian Greyhound mix who has demodex. I joined these forums hoping to get some advice from others who have been through this with their dogs.
  5. Holistic Mange Treatments?

    Dog Health Questions
    Is there such a thing? Sansa looks to be too Collie-like for them to even consider giving her Ivermectin which would apparently do the trick and is only at most $20 at our local Peavey Mart. They said they could do the Collie test but it's about $200 to get done. However if she gets the...
  6. Worried - Does my dog have mange?

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    Hey everyone! I need some help figuring out what is going on with my dog, Max. Last night I noticed he had a bump on the very top of his head and when I checked back a couple hours later, there were two more. Now, one day later, they are a little bigger and there are a few more on his cheeks. I...
  7. dangers in the grass?

    Dog Health Questions
    My pup is supposed to be spending a weekend at my folks house in a few weeks. They've warned me though, that they've spotted a fox with what looks like mange passing through their backyard on many occasions. What precautions can I take so this doesn't become a problem for my dog? My pup...
  8. Sarcoptic Mange!?

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    Hey everyone, i have a german shepherd female named zena! Recently she's been very itchy around her back and ears and she's had hot spots before where i treat her with this hot spot spray and it works beautifully but this time her whole under belly has been turning into a greyish-black skin...
  9. Need help with Dachshund dog? How do i cure his severe mange??

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    I recently was given a 3 year old Dachshund with what seems to be demodectic mange all over his body. He trembles a lot and he can't seem to stop licking and biting himself and his skin is very delicate. his skin is black unlike other Dachshunds I've seen and also sometimes patches of scabs fall...
  10. 9 week old French Bulldog puppy bumps on head and belly

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, I am from the USA but I am living in the ex-soviet country of Georgia. My wife just got a French bulldog puppy about 2 weeks ago and he had some tiny little bumps on his head I originally thought were flea bites, also he pees constantly, a couple drops here a couple drops there. The...
  11. Mange vs. Allergy. HELP!!!

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    I got my dog (blue heeler/lab/pit mix about 6/7 months) early September. After I brought him home I noticed SEVERE itching, hair loss, and of course the bumps. I originally thought MANGE, however, I noticed something odd. All of this is on his legs, feet, and general lower body while his back...
  12. Mange vs. Allergy. HELP!!!

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    I got my dog (blue heeler/lab/pit mix about 6/7 months) early September. After I brought him home I noticed SEVERE itching, hair loss, and of course the bumps. I originally thought MANGE, however, I noticed something odd. All of this is on his legs, feet, and general lower body while his back...
  13. Help! Puppy with SCABIES!

    Dog Health Questions
    We got an 8 week old 5.5lb American Cocker Spaniel last week. We notice lot of white flakes, dry, skin, and crusts on our puppies fur the very 1st day we got him home. We took him to the vet two days after we got him and they said it was most likely fleas and to treat, him, the two cats, and...
  14. Pet Medical Insurance and preexisting conditions

    Dog Health Questions
    My dog has been treated for demodex mange and pyoderma prior to being insured. What subsequent conditions might be considered preexisting based upon this. Are all skin conditions excluded or only those resulting from the Demodex mite? Once "cured" is a recurrance considered a new infestation or...
  15. Gadget has Generalized Demodectic Mange and needs more medicine.

    Dog Health Questions
    Hello, First i would like to introduce myself, as I am new to this forum. I am Justin and I have opened my home to fostering rescue dogs. My current project is Gadget who has been suffering from GENERALIZED DEMODECTIC MANGE. I have been taking care of him since February of this year and he...
  16. rescue dog deteriorating- need help!

    Dog Health Questions
    This is my first post here, so hello to everyone. I volunteer at our local animal shelter and removed a very sweet rat terrier with hopes to re-home her. I have been working with a local rescue group to have her posted online and they have helped with some of the vet costs. However, her...
  17. does my puppy have mange?

    Dog Health Questions
    someone told me that my dog has mange because she doesnt have eyelashes..? she is 2 months old and her coat is a very soft black. she does have a grayish tent behind her ears, but is very clean. i will be taking her to get her shots asap, but would just like to know if anyone knows anything...
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