Hydatidosis: a silent parasitic infection

Hydatidosis, also known as hydatid cyst, is a parasitic zoonosis caused mainly by the parasite Echinococcus granulosus. Although rare in developed countries, this infection remains a public health problem in many parts of the world. It mainly affects the liver and lungs, but can also affect other organs. It can lead to serious complications if … Read more

Animal Scabies: A Common Zoonosis

Animal mange, also known as scabiosis, is a parasitic skin disease caused by microscopic mites of the genus Sarcoptes. Although this condition is mainly seen in domestic animals such as dogs, cats, rabbits and rodents, it presents a significant zoonotic risk, which can be transmitted to humans. The mites responsible for scabies burrow under the … Read more

Spotted fever: a tick-borne disease

Mediterranean spotted fever (MSF), also known as spotted fever, is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Rickettsia conorii. It is transmitted by ticks of the genus Rhipicephalus. Although it is mainly found in Mediterranean regions, it can also be found in other parts of the world where the vector ticks are present. The disease … Read more

When distemper threatens our canine companions…

Canine distemper is often unknown to dog owners. It is a serious threat to canine health. This viral infection is most common in puppies and young dogs. However, it can affect dogs of any age. The CDV virus (Canine Distemper Virus) targets the respiratory, gastrointestinal and nervous systems. Symptoms vary from mild to fatal. Vaccination … Read more

How to prevent heart failure in dogs

Understanding heart failure in dogs is the first step towards your pet’s wellbeing. Heart disease can be devastating, but with the right information and a proactive approach, you can help your dog lead a happy and comfortable life. You’re probably wondering, “My dog has heart failure: what natural remedies should I choose?” Don’t worry, we’re … Read more

How do you get your dog to take a homeopathic treatment?

Homeopathic treatments are becoming increasingly popular with dog owners looking to treat their pets naturally and without unwanted side effects. However, dogs can find it difficult to take medication. Especially when they’re not used to swallowing pills or liquids. In this article, we’ll give you some tips on how to make taking homeopathic treatment easier … Read more

Don’t hesitate to give your dog probiotics!

The probiotics have proven their effectiveness on human intestinal flora. What about your pet? As with humans, the health of your pet digestive health depends on the good balance of its intestinal flora. Probiotics have shown beneficial effects on the stabilisation of this flora, both in the human diet and in that of our companions. … Read more