Asked in Cats (Felines), Cat Behavior, Rabies
Do it gets a risk of rabies of a cat scratch?
It is unlikely. Rabies is caught by the transfer of bodily fluids, and if an infected cat bites you, you may get rabies from his saliva. In order to catch rabies from a cat scratch, the cat must have bodily fluids on his claws, which is unlikely unless his feet are bleeding for some reason. If a cat gets into a fight with a rabid cat, and then scratches you when you try to separate them, it is possible that the...
Asked in Cats (Felines)
How do you know if your cat is getting old?
There are many variables that could take a role in the life of your cat. Does it have any health problems? It is an indoor or outdoor cat? How much does it eat or play? Generally, your cat gradually begins to have less energy, less of an appetite, and begins to sleep more. Remember, these signs may show, but may not mean your cat is aging. It all depends on the cat. Most cats have the life expectancy of about 12-15...
Do horses have rabies?
No, but it is possible for them to have it, especially if they get bit by a rabid animal like a dog, fox, cat, coyote, bat, raccoon, etc. Most horses are not vaccinated for rabies unless there's been known cases of rabid animals around the area. ...
What do you do when there's a homeless cat is on your front yard?
depending if it is rabid or is mean then you should take it in ,clean it up, and take it to the clinic to have it checked out. If it is fine and you want a cat then take it in or take it to the ASPCA or your local pound. ...
Asked in Cat Health, Opossums, Rabies
Can a opossum give a cat rabies?
If the opossum is rabid, and bites the cat, yes. the reason why I am asking is because, I'm worried that the opossum that is living under our porch attacked our cat.He has 3 holes at the corner of his mouth and a scartch under his eye. However, I heard that opossum's are very mean and will go after a human this one only hissed at me one time and has never tried to come after any people as far as...