Summer Diet Tips for Cats

Summer Diet Tips for Cats

By Fatema Siamwala*   We all feel the heat in summer due to which we tend to eat less and prefer drinking more liquid during this period. Similarly, our felines feel hot too leading to loss of appetite. And if this gets you worried, then don’t.  Just make sure...
Cat Ringworm-Infectious skin disease in cats

Cat Ringworm-Infectious skin disease in cats

By Vet. Amir Ahmed Yousef* Boha, an Egyptian Cat, was brought to my clinic one month ago. She was suffering from general hair loss with patches on her head devoid of hair. When I examined her, I found crusts and scales on these patches. Further, I used my Ultra-violet...
Dutch Shepherds – A Glimpse into the Rare and Versatile Breed

Dutch Shepherds – A Glimpse into the Rare and Versatile Breed

By Adnan Khan* A beautiful and quite rare dog breed, recently introduced to Indian dog lovers, is one to watch out for, known as Dutch Shepherd. A close cousin to the Belgian Shepherd and the German Shepherd Dog (GSD), this breed is fast gaining popularity in its...
Coronavirus and pets – a helping guide

Coronavirus and pets – a helping guide

Compiled by Priyanka Kaushal* Recent news of animals getting infected with coronavirus, which causes ‘Covid-19’ in humans, has raised threatening questions in the minds of people who spend most of their time around animals i.e. pets and generally also, for people who...