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Our mange products can be used on raw or bleeding skin. If your pet has mange and they are experiencing raw or bleeding skin, it is probably associated with a staph infection. Another symptom of a staph infection is a strong septic odor. You must treat your pet for the staph infection before you treat them for the mange mites. Read the rest of this entry »
Yes our mange treatment can be used at the same time as Revolution because Revolution is a topic flea treatment. Studies have shown that animals on Revolution are not affected negatively by using our mange treatment at the same time.
When the mange mites burrow deep into the skin especially with demodectic mange, the mites leave behind fecal matter, debris and eggs. All of these secretions are what makes the skin appear to have changed color. The skin usually becomes like a dark brown or a black color. The mange mites do not actually change the color of your pet’s skin. Read the rest of this entry »
Your pet is no longer contagious once the mange is cleared up on the skin. You pet is no longer contagious once the mange mites are dead. Because you pet cannot tell you when they are no longer being bitten, we recommend that you keep treating your home for mange until the symptoms have all cleared up. Read the rest of this entry »
When you go to the vet and have demodectic or sarcoptic mange he or she will not tell you about treating your environment. The mites will leave your pet and burrow into your furniture, carpet or other favorite places to live and can live like this for about 72 hours.
The Mitaban dips for mange mites use an active ingredient called Amitraz. The mechanism of action for Amitraz is currently unknown, but the most current data suggests it attacks the central nervous system of the animal. Mitaban treatments last 2 to 3 months with dips every two weeks. Read the rest of this entry »