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  1. Obsessive Scratching - have you had this problem?

    Chihuahua Health
    For the past week my 8yr old chihuahua has been acting strange, totally new behavior I've never seen in the past 2 years of owning him. Whenever he's touched anywhere below his neck he uncontrollably kicks his back leg. He does this on either side he's touched on (petting his head doesn't make...
  2. Dog scratching self occasionally

    Chihuahua Questions
    For some reason just recently - since Christmas, my dog is scratching/biting self. I bought a flea comb and totally combed her, with no sign of fleas. Ears are clean so no chance for ear mites!! Any ideas????:confused:
  3. ARGH!!! Nooooo!!! My LITERAL NIGHTMARE!!

    Chihuahua Questions
    ARGH!! :foxes15: Noticed (and removed ) a few fleas on Zeus yesterday and I'm really stressed about it!! I was working on a project today so couldn't get him to the pet store/vet before closing so they'll both be going to the vet to be deflead in the AM. The frustrating things about it is Zeus...
  4. Fleas

    Chihuahua Questions
    New to having a Puppy, have dealt with Kitten fleas and the cat is now two never had them since, little biscuit has been treated with frontline but I found a flea (live) in my boyfriends hair (short cropped) and he found two in my hair (long to my bottom length) and Iv rang the vets they said...
  5. long thin black bugs?!?!

    Chihuahua Questions
    Two days ago we noticed long, thin, black bugs crawling on Groo. They don't look like fleas! We used a topical flea treatment on him yesterday morning and didn't see any bugs on him by the end of the night but then this morning I found a few crawling on him. I don't know what they are, they're...
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