Cat scratch disease case found in Winnipeg, Ontario

A cat scratch disease has been found in a home in Winnipeg and police are investigating.The dog was found in the residence in the 900 block of Victoria Street on Friday afternoon, Winnipeg police said in a news release on Saturday.“The owner reported seeing her dog scratching a couch and she called police to investigate,” […]

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The best and worst states for cats

The American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine recommends that veterinarians avoid cat scratch disease (cats scratch their eyes), cat scratch fever (cats lick their fur), cat phobia (they cannot leave their cat on a porch), and cat allergy (they fear cats).But the group also recommends that cats get vaccinated against cat scratch and cat phobias.These […]

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What you need to know about cat scratch and cat disease

Cat scratch disease (CDS) and cat scratch (CD) are often referred to as the same disease, but the terms can be misleading.A person with CDS has chronic pain, and is more likely to have symptoms of a different illness, like cat scratch, than a person with CD.The best way to identify whether a person has […]

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How to protect yourself from cat scratch illness: Cat scratch disease

Cat scratch fever is spreading through the NFL and the NFL is doing everything it can to help those affected.It’s an illness that was caused by a fungus.The NFL has issued a public health alert saying that there is a 50 percent chance that the illness will continue to spread, and a 30 percent chance […]

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