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Q. My dogs is allergic loss most of fur he is a shittz plus I have it them what can I use and he won't eat

A. While allergies can cause fur loss, if your dog is also not eating it may indicate another illness is underlying. It is best to schedule a veterinary appointment to make sure there isn't more than an allergy going on. If allergies are the cause, then switching foods to a diet that is free of allergenic ingredients such as wheat, corn and soy may help, as well as starting your dog on a daily allergy medication. The hair should start to regrow once the underlying problem is treated. You may also want to place an Elizabethan (cone) collar or T-shirt on your dog if he is very itchy and is licking or chewing at the areas in order to prevent a secondary infection from forming and further hair from being lost.

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JESSICA L DESROSIERS

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