Friday, March 22, 2019

Antihistamines For Cats – Usage & Dosages

What are antihistamines?   Cat allergy symptoms  Diagnosing allergies in cats   Antihistamine dosage for cats     What are antihistamines? Antihistamines are a class of drugs which block the...

Quick Guide to Tapeworm Treatments for Cats

Product/active ingredients Type/Frequency of dosage Parasites Treated Notes Drontal (Praziquantel and Pyrantel) Tablets. Tapeworm, roundworm and hookworm. Can be used on pregnant and lactating cats and kittens over 8 weeks. Aristopet (Praziquantel ...

Kitten Vaccination Schedule – When To Vaccinate A Kitten

Kitten vaccination schedule   Core vaccinations   Non core vaccinations   What shots does my kitten need? Vaccinations are a way of preventing disease by introducing a weakened...

Bladder Infection in Cats – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

About     Symptoms      Diagnosis     Treatment About: The bladder is a hollow organ in the abdomen which collects and stores urine. Cystitis is the inflammation or infection of the...

Secondary Poisoning in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

Secondary poisoning occurs when a cat eats an animal which has itself ingested a poison. The most common form of secondary poisoning in cats...

Scabs on Cat’s Neck-Causes, Diagnosis & Treatment

  Cats are often afflicted with scabs, which can be extremely uncomfortable. Itching often accompanies scabs and sores, which causes further damage as well as...
Scabs on cat's ears

Scabs & Crusts on Cat’s Ears (Ear Edge Dermatitis)

At a glance: Ear edge dermatitis is a common condition in which the cat develops crusting along the ear margins. Causes: Ear mites Sunburn Solar dermatitis ...

Diseases Cats Can Catch From Hunting

Bacterial infections Plague:  Yersinia Pestis is the bacteria responsible for the black death which killed millions of people in Europe from 1346. There are...

Parasites Cats Can Catch From Hunting

Hunting has a huge impact on local fauna but not only do cats pose a risk to wildlife, wildlife poses a risk to animals...

Pneumothorax in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

About     Causes     Symptoms     Diagnosis     Treatment   At a glance About: Pneumothorax is a collapsed lung which occurs when air enters the space between the lung and the...

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