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???need help with my shih tzu???

My shih tzu has a rash something like scally dry skin on his chin. Most of the hair has fell out also. Help! It doesn't seem to bother him. But it's driving me crazy!!!!!!!

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TATERsmom1

Asked by TATERsmom1 at 2:21 PM on Oct. 6, 2008 in Pets

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  • Sounds like it might be Ring worm.....Call your vet..see what they say
    emturner

    Answer by emturner at 2:22 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • For sure have it cked out by your vet. It could be an alergy to food, or she may have rubbed it raw. The vet can give you something that can relieve the area and help the hair grow back.
    doglovergranny

    Answer by doglovergranny at 5:34 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • Needs to be diagnosed by a vet and not over the phone or computer.
    natesmom67

    Answer by natesmom67 at 6:34 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • could be mange...that's serious if you don't treat it.
    melody77

    Answer by melody77 at 10:43 PM on Oct. 6, 2008

  • Hi - there could be many things going on - Please go to my site - and send a photos...


    thanks


    All Experts


    http://www.allexperts.com/el/3351-9/Shih-Tzus/

    nuvetmarie

    Answer by nuvetmarie at 11:38 PM on Oct. 7, 2008

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