Posts Tagged ‘canine mange’

What is a Lyme dip for mange?

A lyme dip is a method of treatment used on animals with mange mites. It is highly toxic and is not guaranteed. If the lyme dip enters the blood stream through wounds or lesions it could result in respiratory failure, cancer, and even death.

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Should I use a fogger in my home for mange mites?

It is not necessary to use a fogger to kill mange mites if you follow our regimen and disinfect your pet’s environment. You can use our PuraCleenRx Disinfectant Spray to treat your home for mange infestations. It is important to treat the complete environment to avoid re-infestation and to protect you and your family from pesky…

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Are skin scraping effective in testing for mange?

Yes. The only successful test for mange mites proven effective is a skin scraping. Your veterinarian can perform this simple mange test for you. This mite test consists of the top layers of skin being scrapped from the animal’s body and examined under a microscope for the presence of mange mites in the skin. Although this dog…

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What tests do I need to do to make sure my pet has mange?

The only successful test for mange mites proven effective is a skin scraping. Your veterinarian can perform this simple test for you. This mange mite test consists of the top layers of skin being scrapped from the animal’s body and examined under a microscope for the presence of mange mites in the skin. Although this test…

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Do your products really take care of the mange mite eggs?

Yes, our products can take care of the mange mite eggs. The PetsBestRx Mitactin is formulated to break down the exoskeleton of the mange mites and breaks down the membrane of the mange mite eggs. This causes both the bugs and the eggs to dehydrate and die. This product is to be used for both…

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Do I need to shave my pet with mange?

It is not required you shave your pet. It is easier to apply the PetsBestRx mange mite products if the hair is cut short. This will aid in the appliction of the products and to make sure they are fully absorbed into the skin.

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Where do mange mites originate?

Animals become infested with mange by direct contact with another infested animal. Demodectic mange is passed from the mother to the litter. These are the only two ways for animals to contract mange mites.

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Are your mange products safe and nontoxic?

Yes, our mange products are all completely safe and nontoxic. We offer our PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray for mange. This product is composed of surfactants and essential oils. Surfactants are soaps and detergents that are known to break down the exoskeleton of the mange mites.

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Will the mange mites die on their own without treatment?

No. Mange mites will not die if left untreated. In fact, results will be just the opposite. MANGE will only worsen if left untreated.If you do not treat your pet and their environment you will continue to see extreme hair loss, infection and inflammation. The only way to get rid of mange is a full…

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