A. It may be infection (bacterial or yeast), parasites (mites or fleas) or sensitivities or allergies. Have her seen by your vet for a diagnosis. This can be done by direct exam, skin scrapes or cultures. Consider adding an essential fatty acid to the diet. EFAs are usually fish oil supplements. They promote healthy skin/coat and may decrease inflammation. Search www.pet360.com for products or discuss a specific supplement with your veterinarian.
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