Treat ear mites in a rabbit by mixing a few tablespoons of apple cider vinegar in olive oil. Using a dropper, administer 6-7 drops of the mixture into each ear – holding the ear flap closed for a few minutes after each treatment. If not, the rabbit will shake out all the oil.
A natural home remedy for ear mites in rabbits is honey – an effective healing substance that is both antiseptic and antibacterial. Add three teaspoons of honey to a bowl with three ounces of warm water. Mix the ingredients together until the honey has completely dissolved in the water. With the help of a bulb syringe, squeeze the solution into the rabbit’s ear – making sure the liquid covers the entire inside of the ear. You will have to hold the ear in the upright position to make sure the inner ear is coated. Repeat the process in the other ear.
Image credit: Flickr cc Ear mites are pesky little buggers that live inside the ear canals of both cats and dogs. Usually, infestation of pets takes place from other animals. So, if you have a cat that goes strolling in the garden and that has made a habit out of planning dates with the cat’s neighbor, beware. Not all pets are treated the same way. After your cat’s been infested, the first thing you should do is take it to […]