‘A protective bubble’: Covid-sniffing dogs help scientists – and Metallica – spot infection | Coronavirus

With a sense of smell that is up to 100,000 times more sensitive than humans, dogs have been used to sniff out everything from contraband to plant mushrooms to cancer.…

Bartonella Infection In Dogs: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatments

(Image source: Antonio_Diaz / Getty Images) Bartonella infection is a disease that is transmitted to dogs by insects, including lice, fleas, and ticks. It is a relatively new disease that…

Cat Bacteria Treats Mouse Skin Infection, May Help You and Your Pets As Well

Researchers at the University of California San Diego School of Medicine used bacteria found in healthy cats to successfully treat a skin infection in mice. These bacteria can serve as…

Cat bacteria treats mouse skin infection, scientists find

Researchers at the University of California’s San Diego School of Medicine used bacteria found in healthy cats to successfully treat a skin infection in mice. These bacteria can serve as…

Skin infection, bones visible: Three more dogs at IIT-M found severely malnourished

The vets confirmed that, contrary to what IIT-M claimed, none of the three dogs had been dewormed or vaccinated. The condition of the stray dogs incarcerated on the Indian Institute…

Pregnant Mom Lost Unborn Baby Due to Infection From Pet Cat’s Feces

A 19-year-old woman from São Paulo, Brazil, previously diagnosed with toxoplasmosis in the fifth month of her pregnancy, lost her unborn child to an infection with cat feces. Heavily pregnant…

Cats killed in Chinese city after owner’s COVID-19 infection

BEIJING – Three domestic cats that tested positive for coronavirus were euthanized in the northeast China city of Harbin, government-sponsored media reported, sparking a backlash on social media that some…

Household cats are more susceptible to coronavirus infection than dogs in early-pandemic Minnesota

A study by the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine published in the journal Virulence found that domestic cats were more susceptible to natural infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus…

Cat Scratch Disease: Immunocompromised Patient Gets Fatal Infection after Being Scratched by Own Cat

An immunocompromised patient developed fatal blood poisoning (septicemia) after being scratched by his cat, in one case described in the BMJ case report. According to doctors, it is a growing…

The Latest: Spain’s Catalan region faces new infection peak

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