The risk of being infected with rabies in Cambodia is very high but people have not paid much attention until a video depicting a dying 10-year-old Cambodian girl infected with rabies, after being bitten by a cat, went viral on social media earlier this month.
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday called on the people not to panic over rabies and simply seek vaccination although they have not been bitten by infected dogs or cats.
The Health Ministry is calling on people who are showing symptoms of rabies, to seek immediate or scheduled vaccination.
He has always dreamed of creating a safe and comfortable space for cats rescued from the streets of Phnom Penh. But it took Spanish-born Adolfo Perez-Gascon some time to finally make this dream come true.
At any shelter or vet clinic, ringworm as a diagnosis comes up often. Given that the condition can easily be transmitted to humans, it is not just a matter of animal health, but also important for public health in general.
As our team is preparing for the Adoption Day Event tomorrow, we get massive amount of questions about the animals we have for adoption.
Dogs are generally seen as more capable of performing tasks for their human masters, as well as their ability to seemingly be empathetic to human emotions.
Some species of parrots that are endemic to certain regions have been classified by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) as at risk of becoming endangered.
It’s a common dilemma for most pet parents to find a good café that welcomes not just them but their pets as well.
It may not sound like a real concern for others. But for pet parents, finding safe toys for our pets remains one of our most important agenda.
Since I was a kid I always heard people say that cats are smarter than dogs. They can feel incoming danger and of course, unlike silly dogs (or so they say), they never swallow foreign objects too big or sharp.