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zeylanicum oil could represent a possible alternative for the topical treatment of psoroptic mange in rabbits and encourage further studies to evaluate its efficacy also on other mange mites responsible for otoacariasis, such as Otodectes cynotis, or skin diseases, such as Sarcoptes scabiei, in other animal species and in humans (Arlian, 1996; Wrenn, 1996).
A Hair loss in patches should be assessed by your vet as this could be anything from mange mite to fungal infections.
External parasites, such as mange mite, can make a dog very itchy.
AI would suggest a quick check-up with your vet as it is common for hamsters to suffer with mange mite, which can lead to hair falling out in patches and itching/ chewing.
Monthly use of Revolution will control any subsequent sarcoptic mange mite infestations.