Question.ShihTzu mite treatment? Also what causes mites?
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My Shih Tzu shakes her head and scratches her ears. What is this?
Mites are those annoying parasites that look for ear canals to make their nests. Seriously! It happens. Relax there’s a remedy!
Most often, it is not your fault nor is it a reflection on your cleanliness!
Over the counter earmite meds can help.
Walmart sells a three tube package that kills on contact. Give it a try.
Also, the ear cleansers and ear powder, found in pet stores, do help to
keep the ears clean enough to ward off the mites.
Read the directions and you’ll be happily surprised at how infrequent
those mites come to visit your pups ears.
When there is excessive hair in the ear canal get it plucked out. That is an invitation to Mites.
If the above does not work for you please see your vet. My veterinarian prescribes Treserderm with an antibiotic additive. Please ask your vet about its use.