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.

Shanna - March 2002 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:

Shanna (Severe)

  • Bath twice a week in Malaseb shampoo for 3-4 weeks
  • Bath once a week in Malaseb shampoo until skin is clear
  • Ketoconozale ¼ tablet, twice daily for 6-8 weeks
  • Mix equal parts leave-on conditioners ResiCORT and ResiCHLOR lotion - apply between baths

(Photo on left - March 2002. Photo on right -- May 2002)

Shanna - March 2002 Shanna - May 2002

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