It takes approximately 1 month for an animal affected by sarcoptic mange to recover fully from the illness, according to the ASPCA. Younger dogs have a better chance at having a full recovery from mange, while older dogs... More »

According to WebMD, one should consult a doctor if treatment with drugs such as Clotrimazole or Terbinafine does not clear up ringworm within four weeks. Clotrimazole and Terbinafine are available as a topical cream or l... More »

Although the exact time it takes for azithromycin to cure an infection varies, most patients notice an improvement in symptoms after taking the medication for a few days, states MedlinePlus. Even if patients feel better,... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Treatment for mange in dogs is applied either topically or orally, through a bath, shampoo, medication or injection, according to the ASPCA. Anti-parasitic medications are combined with medications that treat or prevent ... More »

Eliminate both demodectic and sarcoptic mange by dipping the affected animal in a chemical pesticide bath or lime sulfur dip that kills the mites, according to Healthy Pets. Continue treatment until three consecutive ski... More »

The signs of mange in pets include hair loss, sores, itching, scratching, the appearance of scabs and bacterial infections in dogs and itching, scratching and restlessness in cats. Mange in cats is rare, but not impossib... More » Pets & Animals Pets Veterinary Health

Use sulfur compounds to treat mites in dogs after a veterinarian confirms a diagnosis of sarcoptic mange, or mite infestation. According to WebMD, the most heavily affected areas of the dog should be clipped or shaved of... More »