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Dog Hot Spot Treatment

Dog hot spot treatment involves:

  • treating the lesion, and
  • treating the underlying cause.

Treating lesion

  • Trim the hair around the lesion area. Hot spot heals faster when exposed to air.
  • Clean the area with a mild antiseptic solution.
  • Apply topical corticosteroid/antibiotic to the affected area to alleviate itchiness and inflammation.
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