Sarcoptic Mange in Dog (Scabies): Causes, Signs & Cure

Sarcoptes scabiei var canis infestation is a highly contagious disease of dogs that occurs worldwide. The mites are mostly host specific, but the disease is zoonotic, and humans who come in contact with infested dogs may be infected. Adult mites are 0.2–0.6 mm long and roughly circular in shape; their surface is covered with small, … Read more