Ear mites do not discriminate. They can be transferred from animal to animal contact or human to animal contact. The ear mites can get on your or your clothing; you pet another animal and transfer the ear mites without even knowing it.
Yes, ear mites can be transferred from a cat to a dog or from a dog to a cat, especially if they are sleeping in the same areas of your home. When dealing with an ear mite infestation it is suggested to quarantine your pet.
Ear mites can be transferred to objects in your environment that the infected pet comes in contact with. When treating for ear mites, it is also important to treat your environment because this condition is highly contagious. For treating your home we offer the PuraCleenRx Disinfectant Spray which can be sprayed on furniture, carpeting, bedding and hard surfaces as well.
We also offer the All Stop DE-Stroy Pest Control Eco Dust which is a very fine food grade diatomaceous earth. This product is known to cut the exoskeleton of the mites which causes them to dehydrate and die.
We treat ear mites on the ear with our PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray and PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray. These products should be alternated daily using one in the morning and one at night. They only need to be lightly used, with these products less is better.
More Information on “can my cat give my dog ear mites”
Ear mite infestation is highly contagious and fast spreading. Cats and dogs are the chief species affected from ear mite. The specie of mites which cause infestation is the same for dogs and cats. The disease usually spreads through close and direct contact. Cats can acquire ear mites form dogs by close contact. If cats and dogs are confined in the same place chances of infestation will increase. The infected dog may shed mites in to the surroundings and cats can catch ear mites from its environment also.
The best solution to prevent such infestation is isolation of the infected animal. Keep your infected pet away from healthy ones and avoid their contact with each other. Infected pets should be kept in isolation till complete recovery. If isolation and quarantine is not feasible, try to minimize contact between the infected and healthy animals. Applying ear mites control products to household products such as carpets and furniture may also help in preventing spread of the mites.
Can I apply the ear mite treatment to my pets if I am pregnant?
You can apply the ear mite products to your pet if you are pregnant. All of the ear mite products are completely safe and nontoxic.
They also do not require a prescription. Please make sure to follow the directions for use of the pet ear mite products. We do provide an ear mite regimen in your package. Follow these easy instructions and you should have no trouble with your ear mite treatment. When starting your ear mite treatment, it is suggested to use a towel or blanket to wrap your pet in to reduce wiggling.
Just make sure your pet’s head is still sticking out so you can administer the ear mite treatment. You can apply the PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray and the PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray to the ear by spraying it on a Q-tip or cotton swab and applying it to the ear flap. Do not go any farther in the ear than the cotton tip of the Q-tip. Pushing a Q-tip too far in the ear can cause a ruptured ear drum especially in cats.
These products do not have harsh smells so this also should not affect your pregnancy. Our ear mite kits and combos are covered under a 100% 30 day money back guarantee. This guarantee is contingent with you contacting a customer service specialist if you are not noticing signs of improvement in the first 7 days of treatment. Not all pets are the same and some we know require special care. We also offer non-toxic cleaners for ear mites. These are our All Stop DE-Story Pest Control Eco Dust, PuraCleenRx Disinfectant Spray and PuraCleenRx Xtreme Cleen.
Other Information on Applying Ear Mite Treatments when Pregnant:
There is absolutely no harm in treating your pets while you are pregnant. Treating your pet for ear mite has nothing to do with human physiology. Most of the products used for veterinary treatment are usually the same used for human treatments but with high concentrations and larger doses. As ear mite infestation is only found in a few species, their treatment is also peculiar to those species which are susceptible to it. Treating your pet while you are pregnant is completely safe and has no toxic effects on you and the fetus. Application of products on the pet should be limited to those areas only which are infected.
Although these products are safe for human health, proper procedures and protocols should be followed for treatment. Read the information on the packaging and act accordingly. Also try to avoid ingestion and inhalation of such products and wear a mask or gloves while applying treatments, to avoid any risks. Avoid entrance of the products into eyes also.
An ear mite is a small parasitic creature that usually lives in the ears of animals. This causes severe itch and inflammation. The mites can also live on the head or body of dogs and cats with the same effect.
You can use our ear mite treatment products on other animals besides cats and dogs. Ear mites are most common in cats and dogs, but can be found in other species of animals.
These products can be used on delicate animals like cats and rabbits. It can also be used on larger breeds like horses and cattle. These products should not be used on pet insects. They are made to break down the exoskeleton of insects so this would cause even larger insects to die.
However, on mammals these products are a safe and nontoxic ear mite treatment solution. The ear mite treatment is proven 98.5% successful through trials and case studies. Our ear mite kits and combos are covered under a 100% 30 day money back guarantee. This guarantee is contingent with you contacting a customer service specialist if you are not noticing signs of improvement in the first 7 days of treatment. At this time one of our representatives will discuss your treatment and offer an alternate regimen to follow for ear mites. Not all pets are the same and some we know require special care.
When starting your ear mite treatment, it is suggested to use a towel or blanket to wrap your pet in to reduce wiggling. We treat ear mites with our PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray and PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray. You can apply the PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray or the PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray to the ear by spraying it on a Q-tip or cotton swab and applying it to the ear flap. Do not go any farther in the ear than the cotton tip of the Q-tip. Pushing a Q-tip too far in the ear can cause a ruptured ear drum especially in cats.
Yes, it is possible for your pet to be in pain when they are dealing with ear mites. The severity of the ear mite case depends on how long your pet has been suffering with ear mites.