Q. We have 2 cats and got 2 rabbits yesterday. 1 rabbit died with probably E.Cuniculi. How at risk are our cats? What can we do?

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A. This parasite is dangerous only for rabbits. Your cats are safe but the other rabbit can get the parasite. Disease is spreaded by urine and hay or litter contaminated with urine. Keep the rabbit in separate new cage with new litter. If you will notice any sign of infestation ( opthalmological or neurological) see a vet as soon as possible

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