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Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
Category: Dog
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience.
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My dog seems to be loosing patches of fur, this has

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Hi,
My dog seems to be loosing patches of fur, this has been happeng since october time, we took him to the vets in december and they told me not to worry how ever it seems to be gettigg worse.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.
Can you upload a photo(s) of representative skin to our conversation? You can use the paperclip icon in the toolbar above your message box (if you can see the icon) or you can use an external app such as dropbox.com/ My differential diagnoses in a young Staffy X are demodicosis (the Demodex mange mite) and/or pyoderma - a bacterial skin infection.