How to cure dog ear infections

Ear infection medicine. You can get these ingredients from your local pharmacy.


  • 16 oz. (500ml) bottle of isopropyl alcohol (or witch hazel)
  • 4 tablespoons of Boric Acid Powder
  • 16 drops of Gentian Violet 1% Solution

Mix all ingredients in the alcohol bottle & shake. (make sure you shake before every application).

Fill ear with solution & massage gently for 30 seconds and wipe with a tissue. Fill a second time and just wipe without massaging. The dog will shake the excess out. Be careful, the Gentian Violet could stain. Use an eyedropper or syringe to inject the solution.


  • 2 times per day for the first 2 weeks
  • 1 time per day for the next 2 weeks
  • 1 time per month thereafter