Why does my puppy have so much ear wax?

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Ear infections often result in the overproduction of earwax as the dog's system tries to protect the inflamed areas.

While the most common cause of inflammation is ear mites, if your dog likes to scratch his ears as a habit, this can also lead to infection and inflammation.


Many puppies seem to have more dandruff or dry, flaky skin than would be expected.

This is quite normal in puppies and is especially noted in those with dark coat colors.

Factors such as dry air (low humidity) will also contribute to dander production.


According to this report, the total first-year cost of owning a dog is $1,270 and for a cat it's $1,070.

As you can see, having a pet can cost you over $1,000 in the first year, and well over $500 each additional year.

Depending on the food you buy and sudden medical expenses, the costs could be much higher.


Bat-associated virus variants are the most common cause of rabies exposure in humans in North America, but they rarely cause rabies in dogs, so they were considered an unlikely cause of rabies in this puppy (8).

rabies virus infection in dogs can be variable in its presentation.


Vat is applicable to Dogs (and Horses, Cats, and other animals too) as part of a business which is Vat registered.

so if you were, say, a sole trading plumber who was Vat registered, and also bred Dogs and sold pups, then you might have to charge VAT on them.


The average cost to have a microchip implanted by a veterinarian is around $45, which is a oneโ€“time fee and often includes registration in a pet recovery database.

If your pet was adopted from a shelter or purchased from a breeder, your pet may already have a microchip.


The average cost to ship a dog within 300 miles is $120 to $250.

For longer distance shipments, the average cost is $270 to $500.


Typical costs: The cost of neutering a dog at a Humane Society or at a low-cost clinic can range from $45 to $135, depending on the weight of the dog.

The cost of spaying, a more complicated surgery, usually ranges from about $50 to $175.

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