Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Walking Dandruff (Cheyletiellosis) in Cats

What is cheyletiellosis? Also known as walking dandruff, cheyletiellosis  is a highly contagious skin disease caused by the Cheyletiellosis mite. Cats are most commonly...

Paralysis Ticks in Cats – Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

  What is tick paralysis?  Appearance of ticks   How do they get onto cats?   Symptoms of poisoning   Treatment   Removing a tick   Lyme disease What is tick...

Internal Parasites in Cats

Heartworm   Tapeworm   Roundworm   Hookworm   Other worms   Treating worms in cats   Can I catch worms from my cat? Parasitic worms are one of the most...

Removing Fleas From Newborn Kittens

Signs of fleas   Tackling an outbreak   Treating kittens   Treating the mother   Treating the environment   Fleas and tapeworm Fleas on very young kittens can be fatal...

Feline Scabies (Notoedric Mange)

What is notoedric mange? Also known as feline scabies, notoedric mange is a highly contagious and intensely itchy skin disease caused by the mite 'Notoedres...

Hookworms in Cats – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

  What are hookworms?    Symptoms  Diagnosis   Treatment      Types of hookworms   Transmission   Life cycle       Are hookworms dangerous to cats?      Can I catch hookworms from my cat  ...

Flea Allergy Dermatitis in Cats – Symptoms & Treatment

What is flea allergy dermatitis?   Causes   Symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment   Prevention Image Nottingham Vet School, Flickr What is flea allergy dermatitis? Flea allergy dermatitis is a common...

Coccidiosis in Cats – Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

What is coccidiosis?   Transmission   Symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment   Can humans catch coccidiosis from cats? What is coccidiosis? Coccidiosis is a parasitic disease of the intestinal tract...

Toxoplasmosis in Cats and Humans

About     Cat transmission     Cat symptoms    Diagnosis in cats    Treatment in cats    Transmission in humans     Symptoms     Should a pregnant woman get rid of her cat? What...

Ear Mites in Cats – Symptoms and Treatment

What are ear mites?   Transmission   Symptoms?   Diagnosis   Treatment   Ear mite products At a glance: About: Ear mites are a spider-like parasite who live in...