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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-07-2014, 03:34 PM Thread Starter
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strips for ears

hey there i had a question i started using these breathe right strips for my dog ares and i was wondering. is there a way where they can stay on? she keeps shaking them off, also how long do i have to keep using them before her ears harden and stand on there own? ares is 4or 5 months born feb 14th

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post #2 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-07-2014, 03:41 PM
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I used a couple of Breathe Right strips and eyelash glue (got it from Target), to prop a soft ear up on Russell one time. It worked great.

You can see a photo (and my post about it) here --->Help me decide.

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Eyelash glue don't need a lot. Just around edges of strip and smear it around. Hold in ear for minute to let it stick


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Tear Mender glue....follow the instructions....works well.


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post #5 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-09-2014, 09:12 AM Thread Starter
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Ok bit how long should I do this? Because one of the strips fell out last night and the ear is still floppy
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Do you guys shave the hairy area ?

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I never did. Hair will come off regardless when glueing but it will grow in fast. Try to keep strips in for a few weeks if they come out put in right away.


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I never did. Hair will come off regardless when glueing but it will grow in fast. Try to keep strips in for a few weeks if they come out put in right away.


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Thanks . To be honest i dont think it will last more than 5 mins on mine..

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post #10 of 10 (permalink) Old 06-12-2014, 07:32 PM
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The only way I got the strips to stay was eyelash glue. And they stayed up for several days. When they finally came loose, his ear was up for good.

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