Parasites

Tick & Flea Prevention in Cats

As with dogs, ticks and fleas in cats are a huge irritant and if left untreated, can cause serious diseases. …

Winter Warnings

The icy winter months are here, bringing cozy snuggles and couch time with our fur babies. However, winter brings with …

The Relationship Between Fleas and Tape Worms

Not only are fleas a menace, but they also play a notorious role in enabling the life cycle of a …

Flea and Tick Prevention in Dogs

Ticks and fleas are not only a nuisance, they also pose a risk to your pooch’s health and well-being. Read …

Can a Cough Kill Your Cat?

Nobody enjoys a kitty coughing, especially when it’s such an uncommon trait in cats. Read on to learn more about …

Intestinal Parasite (Coccidia) in Cats

Coccidiosis in Cats Coccidiosis is a parasitic type of infection, caused by the Coccidia parasite. It most commonly causes watery, …

Parasite makes mice fearless by hijacking immune cells

The Toxoplasma parasite is an unusually devious operator. When it infects mice, it alters their behaviour so they become fearless …