• Ear Cleaning

  • Cleaning a Dog’s Ears

    Cleaning and caring for your pet's ears are important ways to reduce the chance for ear infections and excess wax build up. Routine cleaning and at-home examinations are good ways to detect potential infections or other ear issues early.

    Prompt treatment often offers a better prognosis, can reduce the potential for chronic disease and hearing loss, and may also provide earlier relief for any discomfort your dog may be experiencing.

    How Will I Know If My Dog Has an Ear Infection?

    Keep an eye on your dog’s everyday behavior and physical health. As the pet’s owner, you will know better than any when your dog begins to act abnormally. In particular, keep an eye out for.

    • Discharge from the ear
    • Odor around the ear
    • Excess scratching, pawing or rubbing at the ears
    • Redness in the ear canal
    • Sensitivity or pain around the ears
    • Ear swelling
    • Masses around the ear area