Dog Veterinary

Ask a dog vet and get answers to your dog health questions

Ask a Dog Veterinarian,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Dog Veterinary Questions
Ear flap is swollen. She's an older mastiff. Alexandra we
She's o Shes start I Starting to show signs of age -frosting, slower getting up..… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
33,404 satisfied customers
I have an 11 year old Labrador retriever. This morning s
I have an 11 year old Labrador retriever. This morning his right ear flap was swollen and appeared to be full of fluid. Any recommendations?… read more
DrMelJ
DrMelJ
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
793 satisfied customers
This may be an odd question, but my dog has a swelling in the
This may be an odd question, but my dog has a swelling in the center of the flappy part of his ear. (not in the ear canal) It is very squishy feeling like it is full of liquid and oddly resembles a be… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
My 14 year old Mini Schnauzer has been whining for about a
My 14 year old Mini Schnauzer has been whining for about a week. We thought he was just making noises but last night I discovered his right ear was thick and pillowy while his left was normal and smoo… read more
Dr. Gabby
Dr. Gabby
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,518 satisfied customers
The dog is a blue healer about 8 and his ear lobe swells up
The dog is a blue healer about 8 and his ear lobe swells up and is hot. My husband has pricked the lobe and blood and clear liquid comes out but unfortunately it fills up again within a day or two. It… read more
Dr. Michael Salkin
Dr. Michael Salkin
Veterinarian
DVM
31,254 satisfied customers
dog: s ear is swollen..very heavy like its full of liquid.
My dog's ear is swollen. It's warm to the touch. It is also very heavy like its full of liquid. What do you think this could be? It doesn't seem to bother her unless you squeeze it.… read more
Dr. BJ Hughes
Dr. BJ Hughes
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,506 satisfied customers
mixed breed: 11years..he loves to go into the flower beds..bitten
Hi, I have a mixed breed boxer oitbull 11years old hi ear is very swollen he loves to go into the flower beds and I think he might have gotten bitten in the ear. The ear lobe is very painful and very … read more
DrChristineM
DrChristineM
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,887 satisfied customers
dog: My 10 year..10 year old..ear..anti itch pill and an antibiotic
My 10 year old dog had her first hot spot right near her ear. She was treated by our vet and was given an anti itch pill and an antibiotic. The hot spot cleared up and the hair has yet to grow back. N… read more
Dr. Joey
Dr. Joey
Veterinarian
Post-Doctoral Degree
4,371 satisfied customers
I have an 18mnth old dacchund and he has a brother 8mnths old.
I have an 18mnth old dacchund and he has a brother 8mnths old. They playfight all the time. I do not know but suspect maybe this has to do with it somehow or maybe not. not sure? The 18mnth has a bubb… read more
DrChristineM
DrChristineM
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,887 satisfied customers
My dog has developed what appears to be an air bubble in the
My dog has developed what appears to be an air bubble in the flap of his ear. It is not solid nor does it appear to be filled with any liquid. It is not at all painful to him. Any idea what that might… read more
DrChristineM
DrChristineM
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,887 satisfied customers
my dog has a swollen ear. we were outside all day for a bbq
my dog has a swollen ear. we were outside all day for a bbq and now her left ear is swollen… read more
DrChristineM
DrChristineM
Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,887 satisfied customers
my dog just recently started skipping meals, and today i noticed
my dog just recently started skipping meals, and today i noticed both her ear-flaps are swollen. only one of them has an abrasion. could they be relaited?… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
33,404 satisfied customers
My neighbors dog (shepherd pit lab mix) started with a small
My neighbors dog (shepherd pit lab mix) started with a small seeminglike fluid filled pocket on his ear flap that now is encompassing half his ear flap. They cannot afford a vet visit (seriously do no… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
33,404 satisfied customers
old Great..few days ago his ear swelled with fluid as though infected.
We live in the country with our 10year old Great Perennes. A few days ago his ear swelled with fluid as though infected. Estimate close to 1/4cup fluid in the year. About 24 hours ago we cleaned the e… read more
Dr. Dave
Dr. Dave
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
3,327 satisfied customers
I have an African Rhodesian Ridgeback that is about six years
I have an African Rhodesian Ridgeback that is about six years old. I have been gone for a week and when I came home today his left ear had lots of drainage and the ear flap is puffy. The other ear fla… read more
Dr. Peter
Dr. Peter
Doctors Degree
33,404 satisfied customers
My dog has a swollen ear flap.It has some fever init. He had
My dog has a swollen ear flap.It has some fever init. He had trouble with his ears in the past, They were treated in the past for infection to the enerear. This has been ongoing for about Two years no… read more
Dr. Drew
Dr. Drew
Emergency/Critical Care Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
12,138 satisfied customers
mix..female ca. 9 years old, suddenly (?) has very swollen puffy ears
11p.m. Goleta , California. Our Great Pyernees mix, female ca. 9 years old, suddenly (?) has very swollen puffy ears. She showed no sign of pain when we touched and lifted her puffy earflaps. We could… read more
Dr. Gary
Dr. Gary
Dog Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
10,089 satisfied customers
maltese poodle mix: his bark..his ears and his tail felt..than usual
We have a white maltese poodle mix that we boarded for a week and when we returned we observed several changes in him. The sound of his bark was not as sharp or strong as before - sounded as if he was… read more
Dr Pete
Dr Pete
Bachelor's Degree
1,337 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

It was so professional, so personally concerned (as we were) and you answered all of our questions. George and I are so happy that I found "JustAnswer" on my Google search -- you are now in my "Favorites" list! And, yes we do love our kitty - she makes our life complete!

Bev & GeorgeBoca Raton, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Dr. Debbie

Dr. Debbie

Dog Veterinarian

904 satisfied customers

Companion animal veterinarian practicing for over 10 years.

Dr. Andy

Dr. Andy

Medical Director

16,499 satisfied customers

UC Davis graduate, emphasis in dermatology, internal medicine, pain management

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dr Scott Nimmo

Dog Veterinarian

10,818 satisfied customers

BVMS, MRCVS. { Glasgow UK }

Dr. Gary

Dr. Gary

Dog Veterinarian

10,089 satisfied customers

DVM, Emergency Veterinarian, BS (Physiology)

Dr. Bruce

Dr. Bruce

Veterinarian

9,808 satisfied customers

15 years of experience as a small animal veterinarian

Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott

Veterinarian

9,615 satisfied customers

15 years of small animal, equine and pocket pet medicine and surgery.

Rebecca

Rebecca

Dog Veterinarian

8,947 satisfied customers

More than 30 years of companion animal practice.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x