Q. My dog Sascha was boarded 10/25/14 until I picked her up 10/29/14. Sascha. Sascha suffered an infestation of fleas and she also had sores in her head.

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A. A bad infestation if fleas or dogs that are more sensitive to flea bites than others can get sores. You need to get a good quality flea product from your vet as over the counter ones are not as effective. You may also need a steroid injection or antibiotics depending on the extent of the FAD. It can sometimes take several treatments to clear up a bad infestation and you may also need to treat the house.

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