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A better quality food will help a huge amount. Dog Chow contains lots of filler that a dog's digestive system can't really process. Basically, what you are feeding her is going right through her.
Try a grain free food with a moderate level of fat. Rice is not going to do anything towards putting weight on, boiled chicken is fine but I would take the fat off it.
Look for foods like Taste of the Wild, Earthborn (grain free choices), Arcana, Orijien etc. She will need less food in terms of volume with these foods so don't let the price tag scare you off. I feed Earthborn Primitive Natural and my healthy weight 78 lbs dog eats 2.5 cups per day and my last foster, a lab/pit that needed to gain weight ate 4 cups per day plus some meat for treats.
Change her food slowly over a week or so if you think she has a sensitive stomach. I have switched several fosters over to grain-free cold turkey with no problems but some dogs can't handle quick food changes. I happen to feel that something like Dog Chow has so many very poor and unhealthy ingredients that I will risk a couple days of upset stomach to get them on better food. A little canned pumpkin will often sort out digestive trouble anyway.
Has she been checked for intestinal worms? Definitely get that checked if not.

Here's an example of what a good diet can do very fast:
 

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How often are you bathing her? Bathing more than about once every week or two weeks will dry out the skin. If she gets dirty, just dry her off and brush the dirt off. If she rolls in something yucky, wash just that part of her.

Try adding a small amount (half a teaspoon about) of olive oil to her meals once per day or squeeze one fish oil caplet out on her food (like the kind you can buy in the health food section for people). Both are healthy fats that are good for skin and hair.

When you look at ingredients, grain-free is best (most use potatos or peas as the starch) but there also foods with grains that are decent, like 4Health brand at Tractor Supply. Look for a named meat or meat meal (meat meal just means the water has been removed- it is not the same thing as "meat by-product") for the first 2, preferably 3 ingredients. If she's having itchy skin, it might be good to try a food not based on chicken. Consider one based on fish, lamb or bison (most of the major quality brands have those choices)
 
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