• My dog seems to possibly have so sort of an infected whisker follicle on his snout. It has had a small scab over the area that the hair grows out of for over a month now and doesn't appear to be getting significantly worse or better. Is there something I can do to help this heal?

    Hi Tori,
    I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian. The spot that you are describing could be from an infection but there can be other causes as well. It is concerning that it has been present for more than a month. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of the spot and the treatment he needs after they have examined him. I do not recommend using any topical medications unless directed to do so by your vet. These medications can become toxic if they are ingested.


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