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How long have Mikey and Lucy been doing this?Are their ears red or smell bad?
Have they been groomed recently?
And they're just scratching at their ears?
Have they had any new foods, treats or people food?
Gotcha!! Thanks for the additional information. I really appreciate it.
I suspect that they're scratching at their ears because they're irritated from grooming.
Groomers will generally pluck the ear hair out of the dogs ears during grooming to help eliminate waxy build up and debris getting caught in it and causing infection.
Since it's only been a few days, I'd just keep an eye on it for now. If this is just irritation, it should resolve on it's own in another day or two. If it doesn't though, you may want to touch base with your vet to ssee if they want to get them on a medication to help calm the irritation and relieve some of the itching.
I hope this helps.
If the ears are clean, without any debris in them, then odds are very low that it's mites.
I'd actually call the groomer and ask if they plucked the ears...I'd be willing to bet they did.