Q. My dog had fleas, but may have worms.. What worm makes small scabs on skin?

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A. Most of external parasites will cause itchiness and skin injury. Skin changes could be due to flea, Demodex or burrowing mites infestation. Also, fleas can transmit tapeworms so it is likely that your dog has intestinal parasites as well. You should get a good quality product against parasites from your vet. Preparation like Advocate will kill all internal and external parasites at the same time.

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