Step 1 : Introduction to the question "10. My dog has an ear infection. What is the best treatment?"
...1. use a prescription from my other dog's ear infection 2. see your vet immediately 3. clean the ears with baby oil or rubbing alcohol 4. clean the ears with a cotton swab Ear infections can be simple or serious, either way you should see a doctor. Most infections are either fungal (yeast) or bacterial- these require 2 different types of medication. Ears should only be cleaned with an approved canine ear wash. Never attempt to place a cotton swab in your dog's ear canal. Leave this to medical personal who are familiar with the anatomy of the canine ear- you can cause permanent and painful damage.
Step 2 : Answer to the question "10. My dog has an ear infection. What is the best treatment?"
see your vet immediately:
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