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Dr:D, Dog Veterinarian
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my dog has had a few ichy lumps come up now they r all over

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my dog has had a few ichy lumps come up now they r all over his body ?????
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr:D replied 3 years ago.
Dr:D : Hello ,Welcome to JA ,I am DrD ,I am a licensed veterinarian ,I will try to do my best to assist you with your questions today.
Dr:D : How long he has this problem ?
Customer:

just today about 8 hours

Dr:D : Did he get any medications ? Or ate anything unusual ?
Customer:

no

Dr:D : Ok
Dr:D : Are they containing any pus like material ?
Customer:

the 1 on the side off his face yes the rest no

Dr:D : I will put you on hold for a second
Customer:

k

Dr:D : Do they look like this ? http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-5jqQB3ZV-Mc/TzhUwHasMEI/AAAAAAAABSM/MLVi1lnTPw0/s1600/DSC_3629+small.jpg
Customer:

yes yes

Dr:D : How about this ? https://www.zoetisus.com/Conditions/Pages/Dermatology/img/cki_dp_img01.jpg
Customer:

no not like that

Dr:D : If it looks like to the first picture than it is an allergic reaction to someting
Dr:D : I do prescribe Benadryl 2-4 mg/ kg twice ot three times ( every 8 hours )
Dr:D : a day for several days
Dr:D : Remind you that your dog is also prone to the diseases called Demodicosis http://www.dogforums.com/attachments/dog-health-questions/12280d1262577548-demodectic-mange-dsc03117.jpg
Customer:

k well I have bathed him in eucalyptus shampoo for dog about 6 hours ago that worked for a bit now I have put medicated body powder now he is chilling

Dr:D : It is a mite induced disease
Dr:D : also a bacterial skin infection called pyoderma.
Customer:

that pic u just sent me my other dog has that but only when she is in season

Dr:D : I recommend your vet to see him although you can get over the counter Benadryl
Customer:

how long will this last obviously he is heating up as he is panting or was until I put the powder on him

Dr:D : Depemds on the causing factor.
Dr:D : depends
Customer:

what colour his is gum soposse to be

Dr:D : Pink is the normal colour
Customer:

k just 1 more he has this on his balls will that affect him

Dr:D : You mean his fertility ?
Customer:

yeh

Dr:D : No
Customer:

k ty for ur time sir have a good night

Dr:D : Thank you.Good night and god luck.
Dr:D : good luck
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