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.
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 Malasseziaand the Westie’s overall condition of health:
- 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)