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Q. My dog is biting off her fur very aggressively, leaving bald spots

A. Significant itching to the point of baldness may be an indication of mange which is potentially contagious both to other pets and people - I would recommend you get this investigated and treated as soon as possible. Other causes of itching such as infections and allergies can be irritating but you description of aggressive biting is a concern

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

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