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Q. My min pin was lying next to a heater for way to long and has what looks like red patches all over.. She won't stop scratching at them. Please help.

A. I would recommend administering some oral Benadryl to see if her symptoms improve. The correct dose is 1mg per 1lb of body weight. For example, 25b dog will receive 25 mg of Benadryl. If she responds than we know this is an allergic response to something she was exposed to.

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DR. JENNIFER LADD, DVM

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