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Q. My bull terrier has a dry irritated red rash to her groin area that seems to be spreading. Doesn't seem to itch her but I have tried everything. Sugg

Answered By
DESTINI R. HOLLOWAY, DVM

A. Rashes around the vaginal area are commonly associated with fungal infections, but these tend to be itchy and pets will lick this area a lot. Since you mentioned it is not itchy and you have already tried over the counter remedies, I would recommend you have a veterinarian take a look at this to see if this is an allergic reaction to something that is coming in contact with her skin or something else entirely like a ringworm infection. They will most likely get some samples from the area to test, which will allow them to treat this properly.


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