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  1. photo <b>Cat</b>-<b>scratch</b> <b>disease</b>: Why cuddling a kitten could actually kill youCat-scratch disease: Why cuddling a kitten could actually kill youNews
    disease, can actually be fatal if left unchecked. It is caused by bacteria and is passed between cats via fleas. Despite the name, getting scratched or bitten by an infected cat is not the only wayRead more
  2. photo Green & Happy <b>Cats</b>Green & Happy CatsArticle
    and food each day to protect against potential diseases, insects and other pest infestations. Filtered tap water is better for you and your cat, as you’ll avoid throwing away plastic bottles or exposing yourRead more
  3. photo Sick As a Dog? What To Do When Your Pet Is IllSick As a Dog? What To Do When Your Pet Is IllArticle
    From kennel cough to intestinal worms, ear mites and kidney disease, dogs and cats can fall ill in a variety of ways, just like humans – and it’s not always easy to determine whetherRead more
  4. photo The Sniff Sense: How Dogs Detect <b>Diseases</b>The Sniff Sense: How Dogs Detect DiseasesArticle
    kept a missing boy safe, warm and alive when the little boy got lost in the woods. Another way dogs protect and save is by sniffing out and detecting diseases in humans. There’s no denying dogs haveRead more
  5. photo Over 30 lions saved from a life of circus slavery, after being found crammed into tiny cagesOver 30 lions saved from a life of circus slavery, after being found crammed into tiny cagesNews
    of these big cats, it's the first time they can feel grass under their paws and can scratch their heads on a tree instead of the metal bars of their cages. Watch them take their first steps into freedom hereRead more
  6. photo Should you smooch your pooch? Reasons why it may not be a great idea to kiss your petsShould you smooch your pooch? Reasons why it may not be a great idea to kiss your petsNews
    , vomiting and nausea. In a worst-case scenario, it may lead to a serious condition called Guillain-Barre syndrome, a disease that occurs when the body's immune system attacks part of the nervousRead more
  7. photo Want to protect your pet from unnecessary injections? Have a personal pet vaccination waiver!Want to protect your pet from unnecessary injections? Have a personal pet vaccination waiver!News
    for use in healthy dogs, cats, ferrets, etc." Dr. Falconer points out that animals are often taken to the vet when they are sick, not healthy, thus exempting them from vaccines (which are intended onlyRead more
  8. photo Update from the Health Ranger ranch: Baby chicks, moringa and the winter food supplyUpdate from the Health Ranger ranch: Baby chicks, moringa and the winter food supplyNews
    , food and water. The chicks are doing really well, and they had enough time with their mother to learn scratching behaviors and other survival basics.The cold weather means there won't be any snakesRead more
  9. photo Gandhi condemned vaccines as a barbarous practice and a "fatal delusion"Gandhi condemned vaccines as a barbarous practice and a "fatal delusion"News
    , there would be much less danger of the spread of disease. Even the lower animals like the cat take this precaution, but we are worse than they in this respect.It should also be thoroughly impressed on the mindsRead more

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Cat-scratch disease

Disease

Cat-scratch disease (CSD), also known as cat-scratch fever, Teeny's disease, inoculation lymphoreticulosis, and subacute regional lymphadenitis, is a common and usually benign infectious disease caused by a bacterium, either Bartonella henselae or Bartonella quintana. It is most commonly found in children following a scratch or bite from a cat within about one to two weeks.Bartonella henselae...More