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Ringworm does not live inside your pet’s body. Ringworm is a fungus spores that lives on your pet’s skin and or fur. The fungus spore burrows into the skin and cause the red raised ring. Read the rest of this entry »
There are two main products that we use for the treatment of ringworm on cats. These are our PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray and our PetsBestRX Sulfinex Cream. The PetsBestRx Healing and Protection Spray is made with the active ingredient benzalkonium chloride.
Ringworm in cats can spread in a few different ways. Some cats are a carrier of ringworm and they never show physical symptoms of itching or hair loss. Other pets or people can still catch ringworm from this pet even if the pet does not show the ringworm spots on the skin.
There are some known home remedies for pet ringworm however most of them have been proven ineffective. One home remedy for pet ringworm is tea tree oil. Tea Tree Oil cannot be used on cats.
Yes, there are different types of ringworm conditions. You may naturally assume that ringworm conditions would actually involve a worm. Ringworm is not similar to tape worms or round worms. Ringworm is not a worm but a fungal infection of the fur or epidermal layers.
Yes, our ringworm products can be used on kittens with ringworm. The PetsBestRx Sulfinex Cream is not suggested for use on kittens younger than four weeks of age. It is also not suggested to be used on pregnant or nursing pets.
Yes, ringworm on cats it certainly contagious. Ringworm can be transmitted by person to person contact or from a pet to its owner. It is very important that you treat your cat for ringworm because it will not go away without treatment.
You can get your pet ringworm products overnight. We offer several different shipping options here at Q-Based Healthcare. One shipping method is the United States Postal Service Priority Mail. This is usually about a three to five day delivery time for domestic US.
A paper regimen should come in every pet ringworm page. This contains generic instructions for treating a normal to mild case of pet ringworm. In the regular regimen for pet ringworm it is stated that the products need to be used daily.