Pet First Aid Level 2 (VTQ)

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Bandaging the Ear

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How to Bandage Dog's Ear Injuries

Choosing the Right Bandaging Method

Select the Suitable Approach Based on Breed and Ear Position

Dealing with Common Ear Injuries

Tips for Managing Tears and Minor Ear Injuries:

  • Ear injuries are frequent in active, playful dogs
  • Many blood vessels in the ear can cause significant bleeding from minor tears or cuts
  • Locate the injury site and apply pressure to stop bleeding
  • Thoroughly inspect both the outer and inner parts of the injury
  • Prevent blood from dripping into the ear
  • If bleeding continues, use gauze dressing and a bandage, ensuring the dog's comfort and breathing
  • Only bandage over the injured ear
  • Seek immediate veterinary treatment for your pet