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Treatment for Dog Ear Infection

Treatment for Dog Ear Infection

Treatment for Dog Ear Infection This will NOT go away on its own. It could be serious if not treated promptly and properly. You should consult with your veterinarian as soon as possible. Left untreated, it could lead to a middle ear infection (which affects balance) and even deafness. What to expect at a Vet exam Your vet will be able to determine the underlying cause. He may choose to examine the ear canal through an Otoscope, looking for things like: Foreign bodies (burrs, thistles, etc.) Ear Mites Other parasites such as fleas or ticks He may want to run blood tests to determine if there is a glandular problem. Or he […]