What is mange? Can dogs die from it? What is the treatment? How is it contacted? Can it harm humans?
Mange is a mite that lives in the skin. There are 2 different tyes of mange. Sarcoptic is contagious and humans can get it. Demodex is not contagious. Sacoptic is treated with ivermectin and demodex is treated with dips. Demodex is part of the normal flora on a dog and sarcoptic is contracted from other animals. If your pet has mange or if you think your pet has mange, your pet should see a vet. vetcare