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Ear Care for Cats

Clean, odor-free, pale pink colour and a minimal accumulation of wax are indications of healthy ears.  Check your pet’s ears regularly.


Signs of Ear Disease

  • Unpleasant odor
  • Excessive scratching and pawing of the ear and head
  • Sensitivity to touch, often resulting in pain
  • Constant tilting/shaking of the head to one side
  • Black or yellowish discharge
  • Redness or swelling of the ear flap or canal
  • Changes in behaviour like listlessness, depression or irritability
  • Accumulation of dark brown wax
  • Loss of balance or hearing and disorientation
  • Bleeding or discharge resembling coffee grinds