Keeping a dog’s ears clean is an important part of grooming and hygiene, and can reduce the chances of ear infection. But clients need to be careful with their technique, or they may cause injury.

Keeping your dog’s ears clean is a good way to protect his (or her) hearing and ear health. It also helps you recognize problems early, before they become worse and more costly to treat. It will also cover signs that indicate that a veterinary exam is necessary to evaluate the dog’s ear health and treat a possible problem.