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Blood parasites in cats

26 Sep

In the context of South African companion animal veterinary medicine, blood parasites are frequently seen in dogs. Most have at least heard about “Biliary” or “Tick-bite Fever” and, seasonally, it appears to reach epidemic proportions. But what about cats? Do they run a similar risk? Two diseases are of serious concern. Feline Infectious Anaemia: This […]

Parasite control in exotic animal species

26 Sep

Parasite control in exotic animal species We’re all aware of the importance of parasites in our pets. We know we need to protect our pets. Even more importantly, while we protect them, we protect ourselves and our loved ones. When thinking of pets and their health care, most of us can relate to typical preventative […]