In spite of its name, ringworm is a fungal infection, not a worm. Ringworm causes small, round, itchy bald patches, which are often inflamed because the dog cannot help but scratch them. They are easily cured by the fungicide your veterinarian will recommend.

Ringworm, mites, and fleabite allergic dermatitis have similar symptoms, as do several other skin problems your APBT might develop. Since it's difficult to determine exactly which condition is making your APBT itch, and each one requires a different medication, leave the diagnosis and treatment to your veterinarian.

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Pit Bulls as Pets

Pit Bulls as Pets

Are You Under The Negative Influence Of Hyped Media Stereotypes When It Comes To Your Knowledge Of Pit Bulls? What is the image that immediately comes into your mind when you think of the words Pit Bull? I can almost guarantee that they would be somewhere close to fierce, ferouscious, vicious, killer, unstoppable, uncontrollable, or locking jawed man-eaters.

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