How do I get rid of mange?

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There are two types of mange that occur in dogs. One type is called red mange and usually occurs in puppies. It is not contagious. The second type is called sarcoptic mange and is highly contagious. Both types of mange are caused by mites or small bugs and only a vet can tell you which type your dog has. And only a vet can offer the correct treatment.
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How to Get Rid of Mange
Mange is inflammation caused by an infection with mites. Two types of mites are responsible for the majority of mange in animals, sarcoptic mites and demodectic mites. Sarcoptic mites burrow into the skin and secrete a poison that causes intense itching.... More »
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