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Your pet does not have to be any certain age before using our ear mite cure. We use our PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray or Ear Wash Treatment and our PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray to work against ear mites.

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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.

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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.

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Yes, you must treat your furniture for ear mites if you have an inside pet. Ear mites are highly contagious so it is very important that you treat the environment.

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The All Stop Profession Steam Cleaner can be used to clean your environment when dealing with ear mites. The Steam Cleaner can be used on upholstered furniture, carpeting, curtains and clothing.

The steamer does heat to over 140 degrees Fahrenheit so it would be effective against ear mites in your home. If your pet comes in contact with any clothing or furniture, the ear mites can transfer to those items making it virtually impossible to have an effective treatment. Once your pet comes in contact with these items again in your environment, they will have ear mites all over again. Therefore it is essential you are treating your home when dealing with ear mites.

The All Stop Professional Steam Cleaner is handheld so it can be moved very easily. This steamer comes with six attachments. We do offer our All Stop DE-Stroy Pest Control Eco Dust to treat your home for ear mites. This is a food grade diatomaceous earth powder that is completely safe to use around kids and pets as well as yourself.

Do not use the steamer with the powder, you can use either or. We treat ear mites with our PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray and PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray. The PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray is made to clean out the debris from the ear and also to help heal any ear infections that may have been caused by the mites. The PetsBestRx Mitactin Spray is used to kill the ear mites in the ear and dehydrate the ear mite eggs.

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There are various methods for controlling ear mites present in your surroundings. Most common methods are as follows.

The first and most important is to follow strict hygiene measures to ensure a clean environment at your house. Regularly clean your home furniture and carpets to keep them mite free. Use of disinfectant sprays and dusts is highly effective and beneficial for controlling mites in house environment. Steam cleaners can be effective as well but care should be taken, not to use the steam cleaner and disinfectants at the same time as the steamer may lead the disinfectant in effective.

Isolation and proper cleaning of your pet can be very helpful in controlling the spread of infestation to other pets. Pets should be checked regularly for presence of any kind of infections and infestations. Infested pets should be treated immediately after noticing any signs of infestation. The most effective method is to treat your pet and your environment simultaneously for ear mites.



It is your choice to treat all of your pets even if they do not have ear mite symptoms. Ear mites are highly contagious and are usually easily transfer from one pet to another.

This is especially true if they are sleeping in the same areas. The ear mites can crawl from your pet to the bedding and wait until another pet comes to sleep in the same area and then crawl and infect the new pet.

It is suggested to use the PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray very lightly on your pet’s ears that are not showing physical symptoms of ear mites. This product can be used spartically as a preventative to clean out the ear. It is suggested when treating a pet for ear mites to come them quarantined from other pets.

We do offer our All Stop DE-Stroy Pest Control Eco Dust to treat your home for ear mites. This is a food grade diatomaceous earth powder that is completely safe to use around kids and pets as well as yourself. The DE-Stroy Eco Dust can be used indoors and outdoors.

The PuraCleenRx Disinfectant Spray should also be used all over the home to disinfect your environment. This is a ready to use hospital grade disinfectant spray. We also have a concentrated disinfectant called PuraCleenRx Xtreme Cleen. This product can be used as a spray, for mopping or in the laundry for ear mites.

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Ear mites’ infestation is notably transmittable and spreads very easily. If infected and non infected animals are in close contact, the healthy ones may catch mites very easily. If none of your pets are having any signs and symptoms of ear mites then there is no need to treat your pets. If some of the pets are having ear mites and others are mite free then there is no harm in treating the healthy ones, as spread of mites is very likely. Sometimes a pet may not show any signs up to a certain time even though it is infected. In cases of low mite load you may be unable to detect or notice any significant signs.

Treating all the pets is advised if the pets are sharing the same kennel or living in close contact with each other. In case there is a litter living with an infected mother, treatment can be done for all the pets.

Ear mites are not usually located inside your pet’s ear. They usually are just on the outside of the ear flap and not located near the ear drum. Some signs your pet may have ear mites are scratching of the ears, whining, shaking of the head and dark debris in the ear.

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Some symptoms of ear mites in cats are excessive shaking of their heads. A black discharge can be found in the ear associated with an ear mite infestation.

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Ear mites can normally live up to 21 days from eggs to adults. The female ear mites normally lay about five eggs throughout their life span.

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If you notice your pet is scratching at their ears, rubbing the ears against the floor or whining, your pet may have ear mites.

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