Infection

Vaccination in Cat Shelters Is Absolutely Essential

A recent article by Elisa Black-Taylor about an outbreak of feline panleukopenia (aka feline parvovirus, feline distemper) at the Hartnett…

3 years ago

Cat Flu Facts for Kids

This is about cat flu. It is written in plain English. It is also written in a way which makes…

3 years ago

Does Alabama Rot Affect Cats?

I have consulted with Dr Google and quickly realised that there is no reference, on the internet, to Alabama rot…

4 years ago

Parasitic Disease Carried by the Bobcat and Transmitted by the Tick is More Prevalent Than Believed

It appears that, in America, cat owners may have to reassess the possibility of their cat being infected by a…

4 years ago

What Is Lockjaw in Cats?

"Lockjaw" is a layman's term for tetanus. It is said that tetanus is extremely rare in cats. The reason why…

4 years ago

Stubborn feline herpes infection? Add Lactoferrin in addition to Lysine

Lactoferrin is another one of the alternative treatments for a chronic herpes virus infection which can be combined with L-lysine.…

5 years ago

Pseudorabies in Cats

This is a rare disease, which is why I have not heard of it until today. It is a very…

6 years ago

Is it correct to euthanize shelter cats exposed to panleuk?

WATAUGA COUNTY, N.C. — A deadly cat, feline panleukopenia (panleuk - feline distemper) virus has forced a North Carolina shelter to…

6 years ago

Pau d’Arco for Cats

Pau d'Arco is recommended as a home treatment for cats but how safe is it? For instance, it is occasionally…

6 years ago

Cat Sauna to clear nasal congestion due to bacterial infection

Does a water vapor session in your bathroom while you shower, or under a towel with a bowl of steaming…

6 years ago