You will need
- - 3% hydrogen peroxide;
- - ear drops;
- - cotton swabs.
Look closely to ears of a cat. If the pet frequently shakes its head, scratches his ears, of which there is discharge of dark color, he is sick otodektoza, i.e., the ear mange.
Immediately show the cat to the vet or consult with a specialist by phone to conduct a proper and step by step treatment until complete recovery of animal.
If you cannot get professional help or consult a vet, buy specially designed for the treatment of ear mite drops "Ciples", "bars" or "Atebion". Purchase cotton swabs and 3% solution of hydrogen peroxide.
Before each use bought drops wipe with cotton swabs dipped in hydrogen peroxide, both of the auricle of the cat. Movement should be extremely careful not to damage the delicate eardrum of the animal. Carefully read the instructions for use of drops. Spend a full course of treatment, despite the fact that after the first days of backfilling the external symptoms may disappear.
If cat swollen ear, and there was a visible bruise, then he is suffering from hematoma of the ears. This may be due to the strong blow, insect bite or prolonged squeezing of the ear. Press firmly over the ears of a cat to its neck, apply a thick bandage and take him to the vet for a checkup.
Look at the cat. If he shakes his head, refuses to eat, becomes lethargic, he has been vomiting, his head tilted to one side, he rubs his ear, from which the liquid is brown in color with an unpleasant odor, most likely, the cat otitis. This inflammation of the middle and inner ear, which can occur in contact with cold water or a foreign object.
Urgently take the cat to the veterinary clinic. The specialist will prescribe a course of treatment with antibiotics in the form of injections and drops, overlaying warming compresses, irradiation with ultraviolet light, the initiation of special preparations into the ear. Treatment of otitis at home without consulting a vet can have a detrimental effect on the health of the cat.
The animal may be allergic or metabolic disorders associated with uncontrolled vitamins, the introduction of the new food in the diet in large quantities, contact pet with household chemicals. If the behavior of the pet changes, you must immediately show it to the vet. This will facilitate the flow of any animal disease and prevent possible complications.
Cats have the ability to skillfully hide their illness, so it is necessary attentive to any changes in their behavior, and do not forget to carry out regular inspections of the animal in a veterinary clinic.