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Hi everyone!
I have a 9 week old basset, I got her last week, she had 2 hotspots when I got her. She now has 4 of them. I've been putting Sergant's Benadene Hot Spot skin remedy on them, but it doesnt seem to be working. I feel so bad for her, today she has starting whining while scratching at them. I dont know what else to do...any recommendations?
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If you ask 10 different people you'll probably get 10 different remedies. My favorite is Blue Power Ear Treatment. Yes, I know it says "ear" but it's also great for hot spots.
If that doesn't do the trick you should have the vet check it out to rule out a more serious problem.

I've never heard of such a young pup having hot spots.
 

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I would take the puppy to the vet to have her checked out. I've never heard of hot spots in a dog that young either. I wonder if she has fleas and is having a reaction to the bites, causing the hot spots?
 

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If the vet says they're hotspots, the one thing that's worked for Murray. is Genticin Spray, it combines cortisone and an antibiotic. It usually clears the hotspots up within a day or two. It's only available through a vet.
 
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