madremissy wrote:There has always been a red spot right in the fold of her ear but it has gotten bigger and more red. Then a little hole and a growth. I thought it was a tick when I first felt it but it is tissue of some sort.
dlynne1123 wrote:BOth of my bullies have it, its from the cartilage not being able to breath real well due to double folding....so long as it doesn't get infected no big deal. If it constantly gets infected or bleeds we recommend cauterizing or cutting it out. One advantage to cropping I guess.....I only see it in dogs with thick cartilage ears that fold twice, and are heavy. It turns into a little scar tissue that eventually builds up and folds a little differently. Sometimes even looks like a little hole or ulcer that comes and goes.
I'd just keep an eye on it and help it 'breath' as much as possible....taping the ears works, just temporary. I let Pansers go and it scarred up and doesn't do anythign anymore...
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