Also known as Demodex, Demodicosis, Red or Puppy Mange. It is related to immune system problems that allow the mite population to spiral out of control. Demodectic is the least responsive to conventional veterinary treatment.
Also called Scabies or Black Mange. It is picked up when the dog is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Transmitted by contact with local wildlife, cats or other dogs, it is highly contagious to humans and other animals, and should be dealt with swiftly.
Also called Cheyletiellosis or Walking Dandruff. This mite lives in the top layer of skin, is transmitted by contact, and is highly contagious to humans and other animals.
(If you’re unsure what type of mites your dog has use our mange Symptom Checker.)