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scabby,fluid filled ears,,,PLZ Help,,,Thank You

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Coffee 1st, Oct 7, 2015.

  1. Coffee 1st

    Coffee 1st Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ohh Noo...my 1st problem... yesterday my butterscotch came up to me so i picked her up and set her on my lap, i noticed both her ears had scabs on them like the got pecked and were scabbing,, when i put her down she kept scratching at them and i noticed she keeps shaking her head and does allot of yawning.. then i noticed today both sides are swelling up and is red and looks like they are filled with fluid... Hope someone can help , sorry the pics aren't so good...

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  2. IceAngel

    IceAngel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This definitely sounds and looks like an infection. It's been a month....any improvement?
     
  3. Coffee 1st

    Coffee 1st Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks to the Good People on the MN section that helped me and gave me advice I was able to help her. She is Doing Great and is back to normal. I do believe it ended up being ear mites. I treated with Valbazen. after cleaning ear out.

    the black on her neck feathers is from Blu`Kote

    Now for the Gross Pics... ,. I was worried i was going to hurt my girl..BUT she didn't seem to mind at all she even seemed like she was OK with me doing it.. and she sure seemed happier after it was done...
    1st i put a warm rag on her ear to soften it,,the i took tweezers and pulled scab off and with it came hard yellow gunk..then i put ear wash in it (dog ear wash). then took qtips to it.. then cleaned it again. then packed it with neosporin.. I'm sure she felt better.. put her back outside and she went running to her friends...

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    I will try an get a updated pic today..
     

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