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Q. I have a mostly all white pit bull puppy she scratches and itches ALL the time I've tried everything vet gave her antibiotics nothing has helped

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. White pit bull types are significantly over-represented both with demodectic mange which can take multiple skin scrapes or biopsies to identify and allergic skin disease which can require long term medical management. I recommend you discuss referral to a dermatologist or extensive testing to rule out demodectic (non-contagious) mange because the treatment for allergies can aggravate this if it is present. Dietary supplementation can also help with natural anti-inflammatory effects


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