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Does anyone know a home remedy for ear mites in cats and dogs?

I got lost one day when I first moved and stopped at house for directions. A whole litter of pure white kittens were on the porch with their mommy. Of course I had to have one. I didn't know he had ear mites and now my siamese, himalayan and persian got them. Also, my dogs. They all get along and sleep together. Since he is a kitten I am afraid to use pesticides on him. Any suggestions? Thanks

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Dianakk

Asked by Dianakk at 9:28 PM on Jan. 19, 2011 in Pets

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Answers (4)
  • Mineral Oil... hard to get in... but it kills the mites!!
    MommaClark3

    Answer by MommaClark3 at 9:32 PM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • you can get some over the counter ear mite/ear wash and it works. you can pick some up at any pet store. i wish i could remember what kind i used to use it worked so well.
    laura970

    Answer by laura970 at 9:32 PM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • Just get the stuff from the store, it's cheap and it isn't pesticide.
    Musicmom80

    Answer by Musicmom80 at 9:36 PM on Jan. 19, 2011

  • i think mineral oil is the best
    gardenchic

    Answer by gardenchic at 11:04 AM on Jan. 20, 2011

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