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Is Demodectic Mange Contagious?

April 16th, 2012 | Posted by stong in Demodectic Mange - (Comments Off)

For most people, the word ‘mange’ brings to mind a body with severely damaged and horrendously itchy skin, and being highly contagious. The first two qualities are more or less correct, but the phrase ‘contagious mange’ is a little misunderstood. Sarcoptic Mange is contagious, but not demodectic mange The main reason why the misunderstanding exists … Read more

Demodectic Mange: 4 Questions You Need To Ask

October 17th, 2011 | Posted by stong in - (0 Comments)

Demodectic mange is one of two different types of a skin problem called mange, which affects dogs around the world. The demodectic type may look like the milder version of the two, but it doesn’t mean that it can be taken lightly – if spotted in older dogs, it could mean the presence of other, … Read more