The information contained in this article is for informational purposes only and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your own veterinarian. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing the health of a Westie - you should always consult your own veterinarian.

Heather - December 2001

The example below should be used for example purposes only. Each individual Westie should have a treatment program tailored especially for that Westie depending on the severity of the Malassezia and the Westie’s overall condition of health:

Heather (Severe)

  • Bathe twice a week in Nizoral shampoo for 2 months
  • Bathe once a week in Nizoral shampoo for until skin is clear
  • Ketoconozale ¼ tablet, twice daily for 120 days
  • Cortisone shot
  • Otomax twice daily in each ear for 10 days
  • Flint River Ranch food mixed with a little cottage cheese
  • Flint River Ranch treats

Heather - January 2002 Heather - June 2002
Left: Heather, January 2002 -- Right: Heather, June 2002

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