What are FIV and FeLV? FIV (Feline Immunodeficiency Virus) and FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus) are both viral diseases cause by a retrovirus. However, unlike most of the viruses that infect cells and then kill them, retroviruses alter the genetic material of the infected cell .
Breast cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal mammary gland (breast) cells. Tumors occur most frequently in older female pets who have not been spayed. Most (80 to 90%) mammary tumors in cats are malignant (cancerous), while 50 percent of mammary masses in .
Are you confused about how important is vaccination in pets and how often do they need vaccines? You’re not alone. In recent years, vaccination has become a controversial topic not only in pediatric medicine but also in veterinary medicine. What is the “vaccine controversy” .
Whether you’ve recently got a pet or you’re considering it, one of the most important health decisions you’ll have to make is to spay or neuter your cat or dog. Spaying-removing the ovaries and uterus of a female pet is a veterinary procedure that .
They’re creepy, they’re crawly…and they can carry diseases. Fleas and ticks are not just a nuisance but pose animal and human health risks. They suck your pet’s blood, they suck human blood, and can transmit diseases. In the United Arab Emirates, fleas are not .