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a contagious skin infection caused by the itch mite

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a strong restless desire

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an irritating cutaneous sensation that produces a desire to scratch

scrape or rub as if to relieve itching

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have or perceive an itch

have a strong desire or urge to do something

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Colwyn Bay vet John Barton warns that sweet itch is common and each outbreak must be treated on its merits.
Two conditions which can be a problem are sweet itch and laminitis.
Sweet itch is an allergy to bites from a midge and causes affected horses and ponies to rub and bite themselves in an attempt to relieve the itch.
Head of genetics at the AHT, Dr Matthew Binns, now feels that some of the Trust's work on sweet itch may have implications for human research into asthma and skin conditions.
My friend's pony always seems to have sweet itch on the crest of his mane.