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Dog loosing hair

Snapper
July 14th, 2005, 12:05 PM
Hi I am new here.
I have a little dog that was dropped by my house. I don't know what breed she is, she looks like a chihuahua, but has long red hair.She weighs about 6-7pounds.
She has started losing hair around her butt, and rubs her but across the floor.
Anyone have any ideas what this could be, and what to do about it ?

Prin
July 14th, 2005, 12:32 PM
Please bring her to the vet. It's possibly her anal glands that are full (that's the a$$ drag) but the hair lost could be hormonal, and she would need treatment. Otherwise, it could be something more serious.

Snapper
July 16th, 2005, 05:29 AM
Thanks so much!!!!!!! I'll get this taken care of as soon as possible. :thumbs up

Kariia
July 16th, 2005, 08:53 AM
There are longhaired Chihuahuas, you know?

Thanks for taking your dog to the vet.


(we like pictures...xD)

Prin
July 16th, 2005, 09:08 AM
Please come back and tell us how it went! We love a good happy ending. :)