Friday, March 22, 2019

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...

Cat Worming Schedule-When To Worm Your Cat

Parasitic worms are an extremely common parasite in cats. There are several types of worm that commonly affect cats. The most common of which...

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...

Threadworm (Strongyloides) in Cats

Also known as pinworms, threadworms (Strongyloides) are small worms which live in the small intestine, they are around 1/8 to 1/5 of an inch...

Common Cat Parasites

Parasites are organisms that survive by feeding off of other creatures. Among cats, parasites generally feed on the animal's blood, tissues or intestinal contents. There...

Tapeworm (Cestodes) in Cats-Causes, Symptoms & Treatment

What are tapeworms?    Transmission   Symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment   Prevention   At a glance: What are tapeworms? Tapeworms are flat, segmented worms with hooks that anchor the worm...

Chiggers (Trombiculiasis) in Cats

About   Symptoms   Diagnosis   Treatment    Prevention Image courtesy Michael Wunderli, Flickr At a glance: About: Chiggers is an intensely itchy skin rash caused by the chigger...

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...

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...

Heartworm in Cats (FHD) – Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment

How do cats get heartworm disease?    Symptoms    Diagnosis    Treatment    Prevention    At a glance: About: Dirofilaria immitis are a parasitic worm which lives in the pulmonary arteries,...

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