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She is itching and got scabs on her skin and losing her fur

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She is itching and got scabs on her skin and losing her fur
Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. What sort of animal are we talking about?
Customer: German shepherd dog
Assistant: What is the German Shepherd Dog's name and age?
Customer: Skye she is 3 and half
Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Skye?
Customer: She has suffered alot with her ears and is in pain with her back end

Hi, Welcome to Just Answer. I'm Chris, a small animal Vet based in the UK. I am reviewing your question and will get back to you as soon as possible

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Thank you so much

Sorry to hear this. Could you let me know what if any medications (including flea treatments) she is on? Also could you send me a picture of the affected areas? Thanks

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
She hadn't been treated for flea yet. But these are the scabs 2 mins
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I can't send the pictures

Have you tried attaching via the paperclip icon?

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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
OK thank you
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
How long is it going to be

Let me know if you need any further help or advice. The products I suggested for mange are either Bravecto or Simparica