ringworm

How do cats spread ringworm?

Ringworm (dermatophytosis) is spread by cats in direct contact with each other or with materials that have been contaminated with…

3 weeks ago

How do indoor cats get ringworm?

In order to understand how indoor cats get ringworm we need to refer to the life-cycle of this fungus. We…

3 months ago

Horrible: video of young cat submitting to a lime sulfur dip for ringworm

When you look at it, it is a rather distressing video. I don't like to see it but it has…

11 months ago

Why it will cost $27,000 to treat cats with ringworm taken from failed cat rescue

The Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region (HSPPR) have taken 135 cats from the failed cat rescue organisation, Steel…

11 months ago

How do you get rid of ringworm in humans?

If you own a domestic cat you might get ringworm from him/her. It is highly contagious and zoonotic (cat to…

2 years ago

The Worst Case of Feline Ringworm That You Will See and It Was on a Tiger

Aasha is a female Bengal tiger. She was a travelling circus tiger. When she was spotted with ringworm at the…

4 years ago

How do you know if an animal has ringworm?

People ask this question on the internet. Ringworm is not that uncommon in domestic cats and it is very easily…

4 years ago

Exact Transmission of Ringworm in Cats

We know how contagious ringworm is but how, exactly, is it transmitted? We need to know this in order to…

6 years ago

Rescue staffers spreading ringworm to cats

We know that ringworm is a zoonotic disease. ¬†When we discuss zoonotic diseases we almost invariably refer to the transmission…

6 years ago