Category Dermatology: Ears

If You MUST Re-treat

Mrs. Smith called about Smoky. She said Smoky’s ears started acting up again like they did in 2008, and since it was the same thing she used his old medicine to start treating them again. But they aren’t getting better…

Yeast Otitis In Dogs And Cats

Yeast otitis is a common condition in dogs and cats, especially those with allergic conditions such as Atopy. The most common yeast infecting pets’ ears is Malasezzia pachydermatis. This yeast organism not only affects ears, but it can infect pets’…

Ear Cytology For Dogs And Cats

Cytology is a technique used in many aspects of veterinary and human medical practice. “Cyto” comes from the Greek kytos, meaning “cell.” Logos is Greek for “science.” So, cytology is the science (or study) of cells. More specifically in everyday…