Posts Tagged ‘mange treatments’

How is mange contracted?

Animals become infested with sarcoptic 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.Mange can be contracted by different things depending on what type of mange your pet is fighting.

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What traditional mange treatments could be toxic?

Ivermectin, Mitaban and Lyme Dips for the treatment of mange mites can all be extremely detrimental to your pet’s health. All of these prescription mange mite medications for mange contain harmful toxins. Once these harmful toxins enter your pet’s system they can cause respiratory failure, cancer or even death in some cases.

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How will your Mighty Vites help my pet with mange?

Our PetsBestRx Mighty Vites work to boost your pet’s immune system. In cases of demodectic mange the immune system is lowered making mange symptoms appear on the body. This product would help the immune system and also assist with creating a shiny beautiful coat.

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What is fox mange?

Fox mange is another name for sarcoptic mange. Sarcoptic Mange is the most contagious form of mange mites, but also the least serious because this species of mange mite burrows into the very top layers of skin and cause the least damage to the animal. However, even though it is the least serious form it…

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Do I need to treat my pet’s kennel and bed for mange mites?

Yes. All areas of your pet’s living environment need to be treated. We offer a ready to use disinfectant spray to kill and suffocate any mange mites that may be in your pet’s environment temporarily living off of the animal.We also offer a hospital grade cleaner called PuraCleenRx X-treme Cleen that when diluted will eliminate…

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What is glover mange?

Glover mange is a term used when the mange appears dry, patchy and flaky. The skin around the affected areas will be dry and flaky and may or may not have pustules from the mange mites.

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Can my kids catch mange from our pets?

No. Mange mites cannot live on humans. They must feed off of the blood of an animal. However, mange mites can temporarily reside on the body of a human long enough to bite you or your children. The bites will cause irritation and possibly secondary infection.

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Will the mange mites bite my family?

The mange mites can and will bite humans, but cannot live on humans. Human mites are scabies mites. Humans cannot contract mange and animals cannot contract scabies. Mange mites can bite a human and cause irritation which can lead to secondary infection if scratched to the point of sores. It is crucial any environment the…

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