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Posted by: Tasha | 2004/02/16

RE: HAIRLOSS

Hi,
I have a Jack Russel (male) of about 8 months. His hair falls out, very badly. I feed him Vets choise & he gets his bob martins every day. What am i doing wrong?

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Hair loss may be normal in this breed, as long as it does not leave bald patches. Your vet will be able to examine him and tell you whether it is normal or excessive. If it is excessive, he can also test for some of the causes including mite infestation.

Dr Malan van Zyl
Veterinary Specialist Physician
Cape Town

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