Message Number: YG406 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Sukie Crandall
Date: 2001-02-28 14:47:00 UTC
Subject: Regina, skin and thin fur spots

> Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2001 02:51:13 -0000
> From: zre5782@i...
>Subject: Re: Hello new here and already have a question.

>As soon as I can I will get a picture of her. For now this is the
>only way I know how to put it. They are small spots around the size
>of a dime to a nickel. The hair is very thin in these spots. They
>are on her underside and back. She doesn't give any signs of pain or
>discomfort. She is still bouncing and dooking like always. I hope
>this helps a little bit better.

Regina, your vet can do skin scrapings to help find out what the
cause is. Adrenal loss doesn't typically look like this from our
experience, but parasite related problems or a fungal disease like
ringworm can.