Parasitic Diarrhea (Giardiasis) in Cats
Treatment is typically done on an outpatient basis unless the infection has caused your cat to become sick and weak. Prescription drugs, along with thoroughly bathing your cat, should be sufficient for removing the parasite from your cat's body and reducing the likelihood of repeat infection. The concern here is that an ongoing (chronic) infection can be debilitating to your cat's system, so repeat fecal exams will often be required for confirming that the infection has been removed entirely.
Living and Management
It is important to observe your cat for signs of dehydration, especially in younger cats and kittens. Dehydration can quickly become a life threatening condition. Administering the prescribed medication fully and taking your cat for check-ups are essential to a successful recovery.
Since one of the highest probabilities of infection is through time spent in a kennel, seek places that offer private spaces for pets when possible in order to avoid contamination from the other animals.
The prediction of a disease’s outcome in advance
The term for an animal’s young
The impairment of nutrient intake into the intestines
A medical condition in which the body has lost fluid or water in excessive amounts
A type of slime that is made up of certain salts, cells, or leukocytes
Leukemia Virus Infection (FeLV) in Cats
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