?mystery illness?

Discussion in 'Rabbits' started by kell, Aug 29, 2004.

  1. kell

    kell Well-Known Member

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    My rabbit has these things on it's ears that look like white crusty scabs. the rabbit isn't itching it a lot and I don't see any mites. Anyone know what's wrong, or is it normal?
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  2. kell

    kell Well-Known Member

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    Don't know anything about that...sorry
     

  3. Tracy

    Tracy Well-Known Member

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    Sounds like ear mites, hard to see with the naked eye but scabs are a sign. Treat with cattle ivormectin pour own, 2-3 drops at the back of the neck and repeat a week later. This will clear it right up. Ivormec is expensive but will last a long time and is the best for ear mites.
     
  4. Meg Z

    Meg Z winding down

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    I have been finding small white scaley scabs on the length of the ears, as well, not down inside. No earmites. It was confusing me, until this morning. What I've got are mosquito bites that have been scratched, then scab. Any suggestions on keeping the mosquitoes away?

    Meg :)