Our expert says:
Skin workups such as in humans can be a long and tedious process before a diagnosis may be made. There can be several causes of skin problems, including external parasites, food allergies, allergies to things in the environment, contact allergies, etc. You did not specify the medication that the dachshund is on, or what workups were conducted yet. It is advisable to take the dachshund back to the treatment veterinarian for a follow-up. Please keep in mind, that you are entitled to a second opinion, simply ask your veterinarian for a referral letter.
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