Canker of the Dog’s Ears

Homeopathy Treatment for Canker of the Dog’s Ears. Find the best homeopathic medicines to treat Canker of the Dog’s Ears naturally. …

General [General]       This is generally noticed by the dog carrying its head on one side, shaking the head, or pawing the ear with the feet; if the ear is examined, the inside will be found red and somewhat thickened; if the disease is allowed to proceed, the enlargement increases, which suppurates, and a bloody or black looking discharge escapes, which corrodes, ears into the ultimately destroys the cartilage of the ear.

REMEDIES: Arsenicum, Hepar sulphur, Mercurius vivus and Carbo vegetabilis. Hepar sulph [Hep]       Hepar sulphur should be given as soon as the affection is discovered, which will often prevent the formation of an abscess; but if this should take place, Arsenicum and Mercurius will be found most useful; the ear must be kept clean by frequent washing with tepid water.

Dose. Three drops night and morning. Arsenicum [Ars]       The following dressing may be applied twice a day 4 grains of Arsenicum, 3rd trituration, to an ounce of water. Carbo veg [Carb-v]       Carbo vegetabilis is more suitable for dogs that have been used to violent exercise, and also for dogs that are getting old.

Dose. The same as above recommended for Hepar sulphur.

John Rush
John Rush, School of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton, USA. The Handbook of Veterinary Homeopathy, by John Rush, was published in 1854. Originally published in London by Jarrold and Sons. "The Homeopathic Treatment of the Horse, the Ox, the Sheep, the Dog and the Swine."