Why won't my ears stand up?

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Crazy Corgi
Barked: Mon Apr 20, '09 10:24am PST 
Wilson is already 6 months old and his ears still haven't stood up. There are pictures of him from when he was younger and they were fully folded but now they stick out strangely. Is there any way to help them stick up or will they just naturally go up eventually?

just a goofy boy
Barked: Wed Jul 8, '09 5:35pm PST 
I dont think they will stand at this point.
Ein,- Einstein

OMG your tall!!!
Barked: Sun Sep 6, '09 2:35am PST 
the puppy pics are soooo cute! I wish I could have seen Ein as a puppy. I met another corgi the other day who had one ear up and the other folded over.


Large and in- charge
Barked: Thu Nov 19, '09 11:02am PST 
Thor's ears flopped backward for at least the frist 7 months. The vet said they may or may not ever stand up right. Eventually they just did.

Edited by author Thu Nov 19, '09 11:02am PST

Sandy Baby- ♥

I may look- little, but I'm- ALL dog!
Barked: Sun Jan 3, '10 4:56pm PST 
I don't know, Tango. Sandy's ears were floppy when we got her. She was at least 5 months then, at most 6. And then they were floppy for about two or three months after that! Occasionally one would stand, but then it would flop back over. She was the silliest looking dog.

They finally did stand up, though. Some dogs are just cursed with floppy ears for the first several months of their life. laugh out loud

Edited by author Sun Jan 3, '10 4:56pm PST


Rub My Belly!!
Barked: Sun Feb 7, '10 5:05pm PST 
My corgi Zeny is two years old. One of her ears has been floppy her whole life! There are times when she is very alert and they will both be up for a few minutes, or when she is exhausted from playing they will both flop. My older Corgi has had straight ears since she was little...

The Three Kinds- of Chocolate
Barked: Mon Apr 26, '10 2:20pm PST 
Zeny, I get you. My dog, Cocoa's ears have been kept down for 2 years now!