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Table 4 The prevalence of otitis externa (OE) in Cocker and Springer Spaniels in Finland

From: Survey of otitis externa in American Cocker Spaniels in Finland

Breed Number of dogs with veterinary consultations Number of dogs with diagnosed OE Prevalence of OE
(95% CI)
Total number of veterinary consultations Total number of OE episodes Mean number of OE episodes in ear-diseased dogs Median number of OE episodes in ear-diseased dogs
American Cocker Spaniel 329 89 27.0 (22.2–31.7) 847 231 2.6 2.0
Welsh Springer Spaniel 468 149 31.8 (27.6–36.0) 1286 257 1.7 1.0
English Springer Spaniel 491 96 19.6 (16.1–23.1) 1176 196 2.0 1.0
English Cocker Spaniel 1467 231 15.7 (13.8–17.6) 3609 449 1.9 1.0
  1. The data were collected from the medical records of 55 private veterinary clinics in Finland during 2010