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Welcome to Justanswer! I am Dr. Altman and happy to assist you both today!I am so sorry to hear that your Oscar is having these issues with his ears! Unfortunately as you likely know they are terribly common in the breed.I have several patients with this issue and there is an ear wash I strongly advise with dogs that have chronic ear infections because it has the ear treatment in the flush and can reduce risk of relapses. CLICK HERE for a link to this flush, used every other day or at least once weekly longterm to reduce these from returningOther things to do:-Ensure the protein is not too high in the food. High protein foods (>30%, I prefer <26% on these cases if possible) can increase alkalinity of the body pH which predisposes them to yeast infections- Fish oil with(###) ###-####mg EPA & DHA daily which can take 2-4 weeks to have full effect but promote a healthy coat, immune system, and joint- Sometimes cranberry chews can help aid in reducing the body pH if the above is not effective, CLICK HERE for a link to the product I useI hope this gives you a guideline of things to try for Oscar but please let me know if I can be of any further assistance today!
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