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Old 07-28-2017, 07:10 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It's possible she has either a bacterial or fungal infection. Your best bet is to make a vet appointment especially if she's getting skittish. Ask the vet to do a skin scrape and a culture and sensitivity test for bacterial infections.
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