BumblePaw has just became an apprentice he loves it already except for cleaning elders ticks and bedding out! SilentWater is his Mentor. He loves FeatherFur when she tells him stories as he's cleaning out her ticks.
Controlling parasites in cats is an important part of their overall health. Cats should be on a monthly broad spectrum parasite preventative to help prevent and control parasites (even if they are an indoor cat). Many of the parasites that can affect your cat's health can affect humans as well, these are known as zoonotic parasites. A discussion with your veterinarian can determine the best parasite control plan for your cat's lifestyle.
Top 10 Most Dangerous Pet Parasites | EntirelyPets Did you know that diatomaceous earth can help rid your pet of some parasites? It's also a great, natural supplement for humans and a dusting of it can repel fleas and ticks on dogs. If you want to try it, be sure to look for human/food grade. http://www.brotherscomplete.com/Brothers-Complete/Food-Grade-Diatomaceous-Earth.html