cat 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…

2 months 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…

5 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…

1 year 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…

1 year ago

Ultraviolet light therapy cures human ringworm in 90 seconds

NOTE: this is not an advertisement! I don't get paid for this...I am just trying to help. IMPORTANT: EYES MUST…

2 years 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

Antifungal Griseofulvin Linked to Congenital Defects

A drug that is used to treat ringworm in cats can cause severe birth defects if used inappropriately. I have…

3 years ago

Should you have your chosen shelter cat checked over by a veterinarian before adopting?

I am sure that a very high percentage of shelter cats ready for adoption are clear of all health issues.…

4 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