Q. How can you tell if your cat has worms and what kind

A. Signs of worms infestation include diarrhoea, vomiting, lethargy, weight loss despite good appetite, anaemia, cough, painful and swollen abdomen. Sometimes you can see worms in stools or vomit. However, it is not uncommon that worms infestation do not give any serious symptoms and de-worming is often recommended every few months regardless if there are symptoms or not. There are plenty types of worms in cats - stool sample analysis helps with diagnosis.

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