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Care for Your Dogs Ears


I have had Goldens and Black Labs for many years, and they are well known for ear conditions. But remember, no matter how efficient you are in caring for your dog's ears, serious conditions may still arise. Also, beware when your dog flaps its ears too much; this can cause a hematoma, which I will discuss a little further on. My Golden had to be operated for this.

Regular inspection of your dog's Ears

By performing ear inspections you will be able to detect problems early. Use both your eyes and your nose. A small flashlight will assist you in seeing problems. I have "smelled out" more serious problems using my nose. This method can detect ear infections early. Normally a dog's ears shouldn't smell foul in any way. A dark waxy discharge this may be a sign of ear mites. A pus-like discharge along with a foul smell this is a sign of a bacterial infection. Allergies are also known to cause a foul smell in your dog's ears. My Golden had very sensitive ears. If something feels wrong, make sure you have your Veterinarian check it right away. Have your Vet show you what to look for, and how to look for potential problems! My Vet is an amazing teacher and he is always willing to show me things. What dogs are more susceptible to ear problems?

Dogs with floppy ears, like spaniels and bloodhounds, are very prone to ear infections because very little air flows into their ear canals. There are also breeds, like the Lhasa Apso, that have a heavy growth of hair inside their ears. Dogs that frequently swim are more susceptible to ear problems. And, Goldens can be very susceptible to ear problems.

If you suspect that excess ear hair is a problem, you may need to remove the hair that grows inside your dog's ears. This is not very difficult and if you have a problem, find a good groomer to do it for you.

How to clean your dog's ears:

Your dog's eardrum is better protected than a human's, but you should still proceed with caution when cleaning the ear canal. Do not insert anything into your dog's ear. Use only the small square cleaning pads, or cotton balls. Use anything that is very soft, but has no tips. Ask your groomer or Vet to show you the best way to clean YOUR dog's ears...

Checking your dog's ears only takes a few minutes so make it a part of your dog grooming routine. And when your dog's ears need a cleaning don't put it off. Remember regular cleanings can prevent many common ear problems. If you think a problem may be developing that is beyond the scope of your home dog ear care routine, take your dog to the vet for a check up immediately. An infection, if left untreated, can be very painful.

Hematomas

My Golden had one once, a big one, from shaking her head because of her ear condition. My Vet says a hematoma can turn into a very serious condition if not treated. Hematomas are collections of blood. They are common in ears because there doesn't seem to be anything in the ear to generate enough pressure to stop bleeding until the ear swells enough with blood. Ear infections, ear mites, fly bite irritation, mosquito bites, allergies and immune mediated diseases have all been implicated as underlying causes for this problem. Anything that causes the dog to flap its ears can make this happen and it appears to occur spontaneously in a number of dogs. Large hematomas should be treated surgically or medically.

Surgery usually involves making an incision on the inner aspect of the ear and draining the blood, removing any blood clots that are left and then suturing the two sides of the ear together by putting sutures all the way through it, in a "mattress" pattern. Sometimes it is possible just to place a drain and massage the blood out of the ear daily until it heals.

Side note:

If you use a commercial ear product please make sure it is of good quality and please make sure it is the proper product for the condition. So many dogs have had tremendous ear pain and complications because of the wrong product, or the wrong use of a product.

An educated dog owner is the best kind of dog owner.

Medical Disclaimer: This article is designed for educational purposes only and should not be used in any other manner. This information is not intended to substitute for informed medical advice.

My name is Ruth Bird, and I am the owner of 3 dogs, 2 are Registered Therapy Visiting Dogs, my third dog is blind. My passions are health for people and pets and promoting a happy, healthy and wealthy lifestyle. http://www.happypetstop.com http://www.mimfreedom.com/dogtherapy.htm


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Local vet recommends CBD products to lower anxiety in pets when traveling  WPEC

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Marion County Pets: Colin, Flip and RJ  WCJB

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Pets Global Launches New Pet Food Line to Meet Customer Demand  PRNewswire

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Pets of the Week: Cotton and Fancy  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

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Meeting held on prevention tactics after pets attacked by coyotes in College Park  WESH 2 Orlando

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To Your Health: Thankful for the Health Benefits of Pets  KRCU

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Popular Thanksgiving foods can be dangerous to pets  WMBB - mypanhandle.com

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Boys & Girls Club collecting donations for needy pets this holiday season  KFOR Oklahoma City

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Local adoption center needs help rescuing more pets  WHNT News 19

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Governor Ivey awards Shelby Humane Society grant to help pets from domestic abuse homes  WBRC

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Frozen cat food recalled over salmonella risk posed to pets and owners  USA TODAY

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18 Bookish Gifts for Animal Lovers (and Pets!)  Book Riot

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The Pet Corner: Pets have a sixth sense - Winchester Sun  Winchester Sun

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Teacher learned she lost home and pets to fire during class  KTRK-TV

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Chinese pet detective reunites lost furry friends with owners  Inkstone

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Thanksgiving safety tips for pets  Encinitas Advocate

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The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets Out Today for PS VR  PlayStation.Blog

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Pets of the week, Nov. 20 | Gallery  Hickory Daily Record

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Gov. Ivey awards grant to provide shelter for pets in domestic violence situations  alreporter.com

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KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Smith  KCBD

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Pet store thief throws guinea pig out of fleeing car, but 'Lucky' suffered no injuries  Fox News

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Adoptable pets from Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (11/19/2019)  ABC15 Arizona

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3 pets rescued, Wake Forest family loses home to fire  CBS17.com

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Can my pet eat this? Holiday food tips for your pets  KRON4

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ACC vet program partnering with local shelters to treat pets, find them forever homes  KVUE.com

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The 'Muttcracker' project pairs dancers with rescue pets hoping to be adopted  WGBA-TV

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Lost And Found Pets In Metro Denver, Boulder: Week Of Nov. 18  Patch.com

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Winter prep: Make ice melt that is environmentally, pet friendly  KSHB

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Meet the Pets: Asher & Ozzie Bear  The Gardner News

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My Pet World: Dealing with dog who exhibits leash aggression  Arizona Daily Star

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Several pets dead, home damaged in Longview fire  KLTV

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'They're like children': How to keep pets safe amid record-breaking cold weather  USA TODAY

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The Adoptables: Pets of the week (11/20/19) | Gallery  Fredericksburg.com

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PHOTOS: Pets of the week | Galleries  Statesville Record & Landmark

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UPDATE: Two pets killed in Johnson City house fire  WJHL-TV News Channel 11

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NJ pets in need: Nov. 18, 2019  NJ.com

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Cat food sold nationwide is recalled over risks to pets and humans  CNN

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Lost And Found Pets Of Will County: Week of Nov. 18  Mokena, IL Patch

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Pets Get An Oppawtunity To Explore David Lawrence Center  CBS Pittsburgh

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Pets and people run to support SPCA of Wake County  WRAL.com

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Owners say trendy pet food led to dog's heart condition  KSBY San Luis Obispo News

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Pet Parents: This Is Your Holiday-Travel Essential  Refinery29

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Toledo shelter fielding numerous calls about pets left in the cold  13abc Action News

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The best pet and animal related gifts of 2019  Los Angeles Times

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'It's a commitment': Avoiding unwanted pets this holiday season  News3LV

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California Veterans Can Soon Get Free Pets  Military.com

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Brewer veterinarian warns pet owners to be cautious of ice  WABI

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The Mysterious Relationship Between Pets and Their Owners  The New Yorker

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Pet tethering laws just got stricter in Brooke County  WTOV Steubenville

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Pet Talk | A new treatment for broken bones  Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

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Area pets available for adoption (PHOTOS), Nov. 13, 2019  OregonLive

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Best Pet GPS Trackers for Your Cat or Dog  Reader's Digest

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National City votes to place controversial pet ban on the ballot  CBS News 8

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Fire destroys Lakeville home, leaves 3 pets dead, officials say  Boston.com

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BBB: Beware of online pet scams  WSFA

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Pet of the Week: Tucker  Southern Pines Pilot

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31 sick puppies rescued from Pembroke Park pet shop  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

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