Dogs typically contract ear mites through contact with other infected animals. Ear mites are also common in outdoor cats, who in turn may pass them on to dogs in the household. Ear mites are miniscule parasites that feed... More »

According to Pet MD, veterinarians prescribe anti-parasitic medication to treat ear mite infestations in dogs. Ear washes, antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medications are used to relieve ear mite symptoms and treat sec... More »

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Natural remedies for ear mites in dogs and cats include yellow dock root extract and water to kill the mites, and using vegetable or olive oil to soothe the ear, according to Earth Clinic. A combination of almond oil and... More »

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Treatment of ear mites in dogs involves the administration of a special medicine that kills the mites. This medicine should be given in combination with thorough cleaning of areas where the dog has been living in order t... More »

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Natural remedies for ear mites in dogs and cats include yellow dock root extract and water to kill the mites, and using vegetable or olive oil to soothe the ear, according to Earth Clinic. A combination of almond oil and... More »

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According to ASPCA, casual contact with infected animals can give a cat ear mites, as this parasite is highly contagious. WebMD adds that ear mites are often passed from mother cats to their kittens while the young anima... More »

Several different kinds of parasitic worms can be passed from cats to humans via contact with infected animals or contaminated environments. Handling cat feces, such as when cleaning the litter box, is one frequent route... More »