Cat Parasites

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

How do I know if my cat has tapeworms?

Normally, cat guardians have suspicions (or know for certain depending on their level of knowledge) that their cat has tapeworms…

4 months 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…

5 months ago

It’s tick season: are ticks dangerous to cats?

I'm told that ticks are around all year but more prevalent during spring and autumn. It is therefore tick season.…

6 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

Can my cat give me diarrhea?

Yes, your cat can give you diarrhea (diarrhoea) but it is rare and the conditions are very specific. It also…

8 months ago

Can my cat give me ear mites?

Don't be alarmed because it is appears to be infinitesimally rare but cats can give humans ear mites causing otitis…

8 months ago

Macaulay Culkin cat disease?

People have searched on Google for 'Macaulay Culkin cat disease?'. This means people are interested in whether Culkin got a…

9 months ago

How do indoor cats get fleas?

Let's suppose that there are absolutely no fleas in your home and your cat is a full-time indoor cat and…

10 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