Zoonotic Diseases

Why domestic cats getting coronavirus is irrelevant

At present, there is fairly clear evidence in a study setting that domestic cats can get Covid-19 and transmit it…

1 week ago

Are cat ear mites contagious to humans?

Theoretically or technically cat ear mites are contagious to humans because they can crawl out of a cat's ear canal…

2 weeks ago

FYI: copper kills coronavirus. How can we use it?

The news is spreading almost as fast as the virus. Copper, that humble metal, is an impressive anti-viral and can…

1 month ago

British laissez-faire attitude towards letting their cat go outside is under scrutiny due to Covid-19

The Brits are well known for letting their domestic cat companions wander around outside as they see fit. Almost everyone…

2 months ago

Chinese study says that coronavirus can replicate in domestic cats and transmit between cats

Because I am very concerned for the welfare of domestic cats (and all animals), I am very, very reluctant to…

2 months ago

Disturbing report of human infecting cat with Covid-19

I find this disturbing. It is a report which has surfaced from under the radar. And it looks genuine. I…

2 months ago

How does coronavirus ‘social distancing’ affect cat ownership?

'Social distancing' is a new buzz phrase. We are all told to do it. In round terms it means limiting…

2 months ago

USA Covid-19 by State Mitigation Strategies

This is from Twitter. I thought it was interesting as it nicely summarises the state of play as at 16…

2 months ago

Can I give Covid-19 to my cat?

This is a pure science question. The best information that I have seen on this is on the Science website.…

2 months ago

No one dies of coronavirus below 40-years-of-age

I think this is relevant and important to everyone including their cats! The stark reality is that statistics and data…

2 months ago