Q. My 4 lb chi was left at age 8 mos at shelter by brdr d/t mild demodex. Itx'd w/ oral ivomec, 3 mos , effective , but now shows prog. Pattern baldnss

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A. He will probably need to go back on the Ivomec treatment for a while, it might be worth trying advocate every couple weeks instead if you have not tried it yet.

The good news is that usually after the age of 1 year demodex tends to get much better and eventually disappear.

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