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Ears don't up

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Tell us about yourself: I'm from Brazil and own a Dutch with 1.5 years old.
He becomes to the family just for guard and safety, but when i discovered all his potential, i started a program of trainings to initiate him on Mondioring.

Ears don't up

Post by vitorlinares » Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:25 pm

Hello everybody,

My dutch have 1.5years old and his ears still down.
When he's alert, the years goes up perfectly, so the cartilage is not broken or fractured.
I already tried a lot of supplements since he was 8 months, like calcium, collagen powder and gelatine, from different brands and forms, but nothing seems to be effective.
He used a splint (i dont know if is it the correct name in english) from 7 months until 9 months, and nothing.
There's anything else i can do at this age to up his ears that is not evasive and harmless?

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Tell us about yourself: I am a mom of 6 life forces - 2 kids and 3 dogs 1 hamster. I live in Ct. I have trained Ringsport and Agility and have 2 DS, one 15 and 7 and a Basset Hound Cookie who is 2
Location: Ct, USA

Re: Ears don't up

Post by Dutchringgirl » Wed Jul 13, 2016 8:14 pm

I think by now if they are not up they wont stand up.
Lisa, Thalie CGC & Sadie, Cookie the Basset, CT

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