Diabetic Cat Diet

The feline diabetes situation is different from the canine one. In dogs, the pancreas has been irreversibly damaged and insulin secretion is nonexistent  The dog must have insulin injections if his body is to have any insulin at all. In cats, however, insulin secretion is relative and if the cat’s metabolism can be corrected before […]

Cryptosporidium Infection

The easiest way to understand Cryptosporidium species and how they cause disease is to think of them as another kind of gastrointestinal parasite.  Cryptosporidium have some uniquely unpleasant features Cryptosporidium oocysts (the eggs that can be seen on a routine fecal test) are so small that they are difficult to detect under the microscope with normal testing methods. More routine […]