drugs

RetroMAD1 for cats to be tested as treatment for coronavirus (Covid-19)

The Sun newspaper online reports that there is talk about using a rare and experimental drug for cats called RetroMAD1…

4 months ago

Itchy cats: Don’t give anti-flea treatment first

Because cat fleas are such a predominant feline health issue, there might be a tendency among cat guardians to presume…

5 months ago

GS4441524 also known as EV0984 – a drug treatment for FIP and COVID-19 in humans?

GS4441524 is a anti-viral drug that interrupts the FIP infection. Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP), is a viral disease of cats…

5 months ago

CBD oil for cats – potential side effects such as damaged liver?

I am extrapolating a review of research concerning the use of CBD oil (cannabidiol) for humans to warn that this…

5 months ago

73% of cats with feline leukaemia survived and thrived on RetroMAD1

A press release on the pr.com website from Singapore dated December 5, 2019 tells us that a research article recently…

7 months ago

Side effects of cat tranquilizers

Although I am not a veterinarian I do have access to some excellent books. Although tranquillisers are useful for calming…

9 months ago

Warning about the overuse of stomach acid suppressants for feline patients

American veterinarians overdo stomach acid suppressants for feline and canine patients which can cause health issues which somewhat nullifies the…

1 year ago

Is it unethical to give your cat catnip?

Debra Merskin asks the question whether it is ethical to give your cat catnip. It might sound like a strange…

2 years ago

Chewable antibiotic tablet for cats

I just noticed this: chewable antibiotic tablets for cats and dogs. They're available in America and are FDA approved. They…

2 years ago

Woman believes her veterinarian negligently killed her dog with Buprenorphine

By Kathy Note: the drug concerned, Buprenorphine, is an extra label drug for use by vets on dogs and cats,…

3 years ago