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Libre, a Boston terrier, was found starving, covered in mange and left for dead at an Amish dog-breeding farm in Lancaster County in 2016.
Coyote mange, when applicable, is being examined by researchers at the state Department of Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento.
Coyote mange, when applicable, is being examined by researchers at the state Dept. of Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento.
The roof has bald spots where shingles have fallen off like fur from mange.
While people can develop an uncomfortable rash from sarcoptic mange, Seamans knew the cat needed some human contact.
Mange is usually not fatal, but Riley and colleagues’ research has shown that bobcats ingest rat poison via their prey, which in turn lowers their immunity and makes them more susceptible to dying from mange.
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Origin and Etymology of mange
First Known Use: 1540See Words from the same year
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Definition of mange for English Language Learners
: a skin disease of animals (such as cats and dogs) and sometimes people that causes itching and loss of hair
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