Practical Treatment

Common animal disease:

Mange: A persistent and contagious disease of the skin causing inflammation and itching and loss of hair; affects domestic animals like dogs (and sometimes people).

Treatment: Tablet - Neomec 10mg, if not available then Ivermatarin or Ivermactol 12mg

To be given to the affected animal once a week orally, preferably wrapped in a piece of ‘paneer’or Indian fresh cheese, for 2-5 weeks, depending on the condition of the rash or rate of recovery.