Signs and causes of ear problems in dogs, and suggestions for how to treat and prevent issues.
The ear is the highway of vibration rhythms through the ear canal. These vibration rhythms help the dog determine a course to undertake.
Additionally, these can also cause ear problems:
The best remedy for ear problems is to try to avoid the problem.
A regiment of home care is beneficial.
A solution of Oxy Doc mixed in warm water can help alleviate problems before they start. Aloe Vera juice mixed with Neem oil is another good precautionary measure.
Many dog foods and treats utilize inferior ingredients which can cause ear problems. These foods lead to allergies, poor digestion, skin disorders and more. Buy high quality food from a health conscious pet store. Change to a natural, preservative-free diet adding eNZYmes Pro into the food. Use spring water instead of city tap water.
If parasites are the case - utilize a combination of herbs including black walnut, fern, senna and aloe vera. Canned pumpkin has also been use to alleviate worms.
1 part Organic Aloe Vera juice
½ part Apple Cider Vinegar
5 drops Colloidal Silver
Mix together- amounts will vary on size and age of dog.
For a 50lb dog- use ¼ to ½ oz in bad ear, massage ear canal for one minute (you should hear a squishing sound). Let dog shake out excess, then clean ear lightly with a soft tissue. Repeat every day for 3-5 days.
For additional information:
The book “The Healthy Wholistic Dog” has a chapter on ear problems.
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