Rabbit Ear mites

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by allmychickens, Oct 2, 2012.

  1. allmychickens

    allmychickens Just'a small town girl

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    I believe one of the rabbits I am petsitting is coming down with earmites :/ It has a few scabs inside its ears and usuall holds its ears by its body opposed to straight up like its sister... What to do...
     
  2. GulfStar

    GulfStar Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Massage mineral oil into the ear every third day for four applications. The mineral oil will smother the mites. Follow-up applications smother mites hatching from eggs. - That's straight from the Mississippi State publication on raising rabbits. I know some use olive oil if they have no mineral oil around.
     
  3. allmychickens

    allmychickens Just'a small town girl

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    okay thanks
     

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