Permethrin

Permethrin-treated clothing toxic to cats

Some people spray the insecticide permethrin on their clothing to stop them being bitten by ticks. Ticks can cause nasty…

2 years ago

Health Risk of a Cat Playing with a Dog

There is one significant but I hope rare health risk when a cat plays with a dog and there must…

6 years ago

Cat Shampoo Poisoning

By Rudolph Furtado (Mumbai, India) For all cat owners here is the account of my 5 year old tomcat Matata…

6 years ago

Carpet Chemicals and Cats

Are chemicals added to new carpets poisoning cats or causing allergies or dermatitis or breathing problems and cancer? I don't…

6 years ago

Insecticide for dogs is a top poison for cats

Never use a dog insecticide on cats. For example, don't grab you dog's insecticide to treat your cat's fleas. It…

7 years ago

Dog Flea Treatments Kill Cats

I know this has been said a lot on the internet but it needs to be said over and over…

8 years ago

Toxic to Cats

Onions are toxic to cats - photo by Jim (Flickr) August 2010: A lot of things are toxic to cats…

8 years ago

Ragdoll Cat Skin Scabs

by Bill (Dallas, TX) Santa Cat My 5 year-old Ragdoll cat has developed skin scabs that appear all over, especially…

8 years ago

Cat Flea Treatment

Before I write about cat flea treatment, I would like to discuss cat fleas generally. Some time ago I wrote…

8 years ago