The clinical presentation of gnarly otitis externa cases makes it difficult to even see that tympanic membrane. Ask yourself these questions before you tackle your next case, and arrive at a diagnosis and treatment plan swiftly.
Red, itchy skin is more than just an annoying problem. It negatively affects a dog’s quality of life and can lead to secondary infections. Fortunately, this overview of your therapeutic options and step-by-step treatment strategy can help you provide relief to your itchy patients—and as a bonus, this veterinary dermatologist throws in a few treatment tricks of the trade.