Q. Can parasites from giardia cause itching? Dog was on a med for that, has been off for 5 days. He still has the giardia and is itching like crazy!

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A. No, Giardia does not cause skin problems. Sometimes skin itchiness can be related to antibiotics which I assume your dog was treated with, or your dog may have skin allergy on top of Giardia infestation. You should take him back to your vets to discuss further treatment.

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