Ringworm in Cats: Fungal Infections Among Felines

Dude Key the Cat

Cat Feline Ringworm Dermatophytosis Ringworm is very rare, and more commonly found in homes with many cats under considerable environmental stress. Chain-smoking breeders can turn out a ringworm infested cat, too. DERMATOPHYTOSIS (RINGWORM) Ringworm is a fungus not actually a worm. The fungus can infect cats, dogs, and HUMANS. Treatment can be frustrating due to … Read more

Itchy Cats: Pruritis / Itching in Cats Can Be Lots of Things

Catteries with cats close together sometimes experience ringworm outbreaks

Cats with Itchy skin – Feline Pruritis Most everyone has a cat that scratches now and then. Some people have cats that scratch until they create bleeding sores all over their necks and rumps. Cats scratch for a variety of reasons. Most commonly, they have fleas, and possibly an allergy to the flea bites. Some … Read more