Pets, like people, are susceptible to various diseases. Vector-borne diseases can serve as fleas and ticks, which sometimes is not so easy to find under the hair of the animal. But worst of all, when blood-sucking parasites for a very long time do not show their life in the body of the animal. And so very dangerous subcutaneous mite in cats maybe not long enough to show its presence.

Oddly enough, but different species of ticks around the world affected a lot of cats. Often a tick living on the body of the cat without causing visible disease. But this happens only in the case if the animal is completely cool. Unfortunately, subcutaneous mite shows its activity only when the animal is weakened by previous diseases. As a result, the skin may appear lesions and symmetrically located foci of baldness. Most often, the hair begins to fall out in the ears, around the eyes, nose, chest, belly, tail. This disease is the scientific name of acne.

Demodicosis in cats — this is a rare but dangerous phenomenon. The fact that the mite lives on the skin of the animal, but lays its eggs in the hair follicle. AI activity of this parasite in cats, there are various symptoms, which the owners of the animal must pay attention to.

Subcutaneous mites in cats: symptoms

Depending on the species of mite that is parasitic on the animal, there are different symptoms. Thus, mites of the species Demodex cati do not cause irritation of the animal, although living in the hair follicles. They do not cause any itching and do not cause the cat discomfort.

But there is another kind of mite — Demodex gatoi, who lives on the surface of the skin. That these mites, and cause the skin of the animal appear small pimples and scabs, which the cat will constantly scratch. Also on the animal's body will begin appear fast growing bald. Mainly affects the soft delicate tissues around the eyes and the ears. In more severe cases, the hair begins to fall belly and chest.

To the manifestation of activity of the mites can also be dandruff the animal. It is the manifestation of the disease also carries a risk to the owners of the animal. Using small pieces of skin peeled, which is a mite, demodectic mange can also be transmitted to man.

Demodicosis in cats can be diagnosed only in veterinary hospitals. This will require scraping and skin biopsy of the affected tissue. Only after the animal to be diagnosed, you can begin treatment. All medications will be prescribed only the doctor.

Subcutaneous mites in cats: treatment

Treatment of demodicosis in cats lasts a very long time, so how do ticks have a thick shell, protecting them from the effects of various drugs. In the treatment of this disease should be aware that there are different forms of demodicosis.

The easiest treatable localized forms of the disease. Already after 6-8 weeks, the animal is completely healthy, and hair will again start to grow in the bald areas of the skin. But the fact that this form of the disease is very rarely recorded in cats. Much more common generalized form of demodectic mange.

In generalized form of demodicosis. the treatment will last for several months. This will be used a variety of antiparasitic drugs. Also the cat will not prevent the injection of immunostimulatory drugs. Various complexes of vitamins will also help your pet to fight with demodicosis. Treatment monitoring will require additional swabs to verify the effectiveness of the medication.

Fortunately, demodicosis in cats is much more easier than dogs. And in certain cases, there may come a spontaneous cure itself. But in any case you will need to treat this disease in the veterinary clinic.

Please help to cure a kitten! In a symptom very similar to demodicosis, on the ears and around the eyes almost all the wool came from, the same place combed to the blood! And very climbs the hair, constantly feel cold and cannot warm up! The doctor can't go, because the kitten lives in my mom's village and it is not possible to take him to the doctor for a checkup! Help please, when I saw her heart flooded with blood, What preparatami can be cured? For Rainier, thank you all.

Please help to cure a kitten! In a symptom very similar to demodicosis, on the ears and around the eyes almost all the wool came from, the same place combed to the blood! And very climbs the hair, constantly feel cold and cannot warm up! The doctor can't go, because the kitten lives in my mom's village and it is not possible to take him to the doctor for a checkup! Help please, when I saw her heart flooded with blood, What preparatami can be cured? For Rainier, thank you all.

You can try amarain or aversektinovaâ ointment, but be careful that the drug does not come with eyes and mucous membranes.

Help!!the cat became ill with generalized form of demodectic mange-how dangerous it was for people. we have him home. can you get the most. I have a child and he lifts his arms. how to be in this situation??

Help!!the cat became ill with generalized form of demodectic mange-how dangerous it was for people. we have him home. can you get the most. I have a child and he lifts his arms. how to be in this situation??

For a human of feline acne is not dangerous

Picked up a dumped pregnant cat from the cats its after 2 months started to itch but it is not fleas and similar to subcutaneous mite help the Council to treat cats they are my panties not manual.

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Picked up a dumped pregnant cat from the cats its after 2 months started to itch but it is not fleas and similar to subcutaneous mite help the Council to treat cats they are my panties not manual.

Subcutaneous mite in cats person shall not be transmitted. Animals need to show the vet, he will accurately determine the species of parasite, taking tests, and prescribe appropriate treatment.

Please help me to cure the cat! In a symptom very similar to demodicosis, the entire head and neck wounds..there got wool ... can't say that the body a lot of hair half and half..as usual, these sores combed to the blood.

what we did: Neocomian -razveli 1 ml per 150 ml of water..and bromgeksin given one shot ... but the wound still more she Roccella..and my dad once again anointed and gave the injection on the 5th day..but you need to on the 8th. it's not povleyaet a cat that went too far. the father thought that not helps and gave him another dose now..I'm afraid..and why after the first time she has vseramno Roccella to the blood is normal. thank you very much!(cat in the village can't get to the vet)

Please tell me the cat along the spine and a little on the sides of the scratching, even at the base of the tail(lower back and tailbone), Congress to the vet said allergies two weeks fed diet food -did not help, now professional eats food, runs into plasticom collar-scratching pass, but as soon as remove the collar immediately begins gnawing teeth of these places, plus combed the ears once dripped on the shoulder of strong-hold do not know what to do.

Tell me what can I do to after treatment with the ointment the cat did not lick her, now processed gel from a subcutaneous mite.

Oleg,let's get to another normal vet to DETERMINE AND accurate DIAGNOSIS is IMPOSSIBLE AND even MORE SO to PRESCRIBE MEDS AND GIVE THEM! But there is no money,this excuse! Them and you can borrow!

Zdrasvuite,help us please,the cat subcutaneous clesi on the neck,under the neck,near the eye recurive she wound up blood.Did the scraping was confirmed.We have appointed injections do not remember the name 4 stake every week.Then it was gone instantly.A year has passed, the cat is now pregnant,and here again she had it.Smeared ointment “NEMERTINA” but that does not help.What do we do?Before the birth of kittens only a month left.As a treat,she is poor muchaetsya.To kittens it is a disease, too, will pass?

The cat around the neck lose their hair and there were small abscesses.What could it be?and how to treat if it is not possible to go to the vet.physician because we simply do not have.Prompt than to treat?:ointments or injections?

I have a cat home,ran away ,found after 10 days. Ears receding hairline huge,and bites,was barely alive.Took him to the doctor, was diagnosed,for 5 day I go on injections,there is a treatment of complex, in addition to antibiotics,two drug one for immunity,another reason. The condition has improved,but it still sluggish. I just want to say,self-medicate,in my opinion,it is better not to do in this case.

In our cat after the festivities outdoors (in home) found klesa. Wisps of hair fell over the eyes, around the ears and itched. Prescribed drops (at the withers) . the drug Antizol.

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