Ear infections are a common problem for dogs, especially among breeds with floppy ears. Did you know that there is a natural way to treat them? The use of a simple mixture of apple cider vinegar and distilled water, you can make your own eardrops. Who knew it was stroke for dogs too! 4 Warning Signs your dog’s ear is infected and how to treat it with apple cider vinegar
There are some telltale signs that your beloved pet you might be suffering from an ear infection. Here are the warning signs to consider:
ACV contains acetic acid, which inhibits the growth of bacteria. Studies show acetic acid can successfully stop the growth of many types of bacteria from the ear discharge. Apple cider vinegar is also known to be an effective treatment anti-fungal short term. It can be used safely to treat fungal infections that are the result of wear dentures. Since ACV is antibacterial and antifungal, it may be used to treat ear infections both based on yeast and bacterial ear infections.
Studies have also shown that vinegars have anti-cancer properties. While not conclusive what vinegars that stop the growth of cancer cells in tumors is, studies show that can be effective in preventing the spread of cancer. Using this home remedy for ear infections also boost protecting your dog against cancer.
suggest making a batch and store in a small airtight container (such as a glass bottle), so you can have some preparations in case your dog needs again.
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