parasitic worms

How do cats get roundworms?

Domestic and feral cats get roundworms by ingesting the eggs. They ingest eggs in various ways, perhaps by being in…

3 months ago

Pictures of cat tapeworm and tapeworm segments

Here is a collage of cat tapeworms and tapeworm segments that I have prepared because people search for 'What do…

7 months ago

Europeans do not deworm their cats often enough

The cat roundworm Toxocara cati can infect humans as well. In other words your cat could transmit a roundworm infestation…

12 months ago

Picture of giant, gross kidney worm that infected a dog but cats can get them too

This giant parasitic worm is gross and they do sometimes inhabit domestic cats! The size of it. It is hard…

1 year ago

How do I know if my cat has worms?

You should be concerned that your cat might have worms if he or she is an indoor/outdoor cat and enjoys…

1 year ago

Domestic cats eat grass to purge parasitic worms from their gut

There has been a long discussion on the internet about the reasons why domestic cats eat grass. Many years go,…

1 year ago

Relocation of shelter animals transports heartworm as it is not always tested

The relocation of shelter animals often by air is commonplace in America. It's a great idea as it leads to…

1 year ago

Cat has a bug that looks like rice coming out of butt

by Mrs Brewer My 1yr old inside female cat has something coming out of butt. They look like rice they…

2 years ago

How do I know if my cat has worms?

Presumption The first point to make is that it's probably sensible to make a presumption that your cat has worms…

2 years ago

Do worms cause pain in cats?

Do worms cause pain in cats? If the gastrointestinal parasitic infestation reaches a certain level it causes illness in the…

2 years ago