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hunni1994 posted:
my dog has a fungus. take him to the doctor for lyme dip every two weeks for 3 months. it helps his hair to grow. but the blood test shows he still has the fungus. I give him ketoconazaloe to help him inside.
i think the doctors need a 2nd opinion on treatment???bolsey fuzz
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Annie_WebMD_Staff responded:
Hi there,

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SCOTTIES6RUS responded:
ONE OF MY SCOTTIES HAD A SKIN PROBLEM,WHICH SOUNDS SIMILAR TO WHAT YOU ARE GOING THROUGH. A VET THAT DID NOT KNOW HOW TO TREAT HIS PROBLEM SCRAPED HIS SKIN AND DIPPED HIM OFTEN.TORCHURING POUR MAC FOR MONTHS. I TOOK HIM TO ANOTHER VET AND HE SCRAPED HIS SKIN,SHOWED ME IT UNDER A MICROSCOPE WHAT IT WAS AND THE PICTURE IN A MEDICAL BOOK. THEY MATCHED. HE PUT MAC ON A HEART WORM PILL EVERYDAY FOR ONE MONTH.PUT HIM ON AN ANTI-BIOTIC.GAVE HIM A CORTIZONE SHOT, THE REDNESS WENT AWAY AND HIS HAIR STARTED GROWING BACK. NOT ALL VET'S KNOW ABOUT THIS TREATMENT.MY VET KEEPS UP ON THINGS AND IS VERY KNOWLEDGABLE ABOUT JUST ABOUT EVERYTHING TO DO WITH PETS.HIS NAME IS CAL CADMUS,IN OAKDALE,CALIFORNIA ,CALL HIM.GOOD LUCK!