Q. This morning when I showered my 4 yr. old Ewokian, her fur came out in clumps. She typically sheds in the shower but not this much.

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A. It may just be normal shedding but could also be secondary to an allergy, skin infection, mites, or an endocrine disease. If it continues, have her examined by a vet to rule out potential causes. Your vet can run some diagnostic tests to help determine the exact cause and best treatment.

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