Although symptoms vary slightly depending on the type of mange, the most common symptoms of mange in dogs are hair loss and scabbing. Itchiness is another common symptom, but it is not always present with demodectic mang... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

In dogs, mange is a skin disease caused by external parasites called mites that are found on the dog's skin and hair follicles. Dogs typically play host to a number of mites, although mange occurs when the number of mite... More » Pets & Animals Pets Veterinary Health

Mange is a skin disease that is caused by an infestation of mites, reports VCA Animal Hospitals. It can be caused by either Demodex canis mites, known as demodectic mange, or Sarcoptes scabiei mites, or sarcoptic mange. More »

The most common symptoms of hypothyroidism in dogs include poor hair regrowth after being clipped and hair loss on the neck, chest, sides, thighs and tip of the tail. Some other symptoms that may be seen are weight gain,... More » Pets & Animals Pets Veterinary Health

Yeast infections in dogs are most commonly observed when a dog is rubbing his ear or tilting his head excessively, and they can be identified by excessive wax buildup and scabbing, states WebMD. Yeast infections appear o... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

According to PetMD, dogs often rub up against things to relieve itching caused by skin conditions, such as canine acne, mange and fungal infections. Parasitic infections, stress and allergies can also cause excessive rub... More »

Medication, diet change, antibiotics and antifungal medications are often used to treat hair loss in dogs, according to WebMD. Treatment varies depending on the cause of hair loss. Some common causes include allergies, C... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs