How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Gary Your Own Question
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary, Cat Veterinarian
Category: Cat Veterinary
Satisfied Customers: 19765
Experience:  DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)
15010675
Type Your Cat Veterinary Question Here...
Dr. Gary is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Is there anything I can do kitten at home to treat ear

Customer Question

Is there anything I can do for my kitten at home to treat ear mites? He's 5 months old and scratching his right ear and holding it flat against his head.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 1 year ago.

Hello.

We use Milbemite to treat ear mites in kittens/ cats. You may be able to order it online, but many prescription sites require a vet to authorize it. You may end up having to get it from a vet clinic. An alternative, would be to use Revolution topically and put a drop in each ear. That has some anti-mite activity as well.

I hope this helps, let me know if you have any other questions.

Expert:  Dr. Gary replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
Dr. Gary