Should you stop recommending that clients clean their dogs’ ears prophylactically?

Should you stop recommending that clients clean their dogs’ ears prophylactically?

Could well-intentioned clients be accidentally sabotaging your allergy diagnosis? Find out in this audio clip.
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Sep 22, 2015

OK, be honest: How many of you see a Labrador retriever or cocker spaniel puppy and automatically instruct owners to start cleaning its ears? From his talk “Ears: What you need to know” at CVC Kansas City 2015, Craig Griffin, DVM, DACVD, offers his take on why that may not be the most effective course of action—and how you might better determine the onset of allergies in your canine patients.