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... Thank you! I feel a lot better about it. My husband is around so he can change the litter for me. ... (13 replies)
... outdoor cats that carry this. ... (13 replies)
... It isn't certain cats that get toxoplasmosis. It is common in all felines, but not in the cat itself, in their stool. Thus, try not to clean the litter box. ... (13 replies)

... Thanks! That makes me feel a lot better. BTW, I'm in Southern Washington, its nice to see someone from the same state! :) (13 replies)
... y already be immune to toxiplasmosis even if he did have it. She also said to make sure not to let him outside or feed him raw meat. If you are still worried you can bring your cat to the vet and have him tested just to make sure!! ... (13 replies)
... Thank you! (I needed an excuse to quit changing the litter anyway, lol!). I also read that you can't garden. Darn!! (13 replies)
... I beleive that Toxoplasmosis runs in the litter. You can also get it from under cooked meat. ... (13 replies)
... Yep..I have 6 indoor cats. I did not have them tested. I do not change their litter boxes. From what I understand... cats get toxoplasmosis from eatting other animals and raw meat or infected meat. The only way you can get it is though the cats feces. ... (3 replies)
... I can't possibly explain how difficult it is to get your head and your feelings around those 3 words, but it does eventually happen. ... (4 replies)
... c of the same thing. The article said you can clean the litter box just wear a mask and gloves. I don't think indoor cats can get LCMV unless they eat an infected mouse. I am still trying to find out more about it. ... (2 replies)
... my OB said it's fine, just don't clean the litter box. If your cat is an indoor cat, your vet can also test them for the organism that causes toxoplasmosis. ... (2 replies)
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Jan 29, 2006
... The only way you can get toxoplasmosis is to somehow ingest fecal matter. There are a number of ways you can avoid this. The most common one is to simply NEVER clean a cat box, which I think is a little over the top, but what ever. ... (4 replies)
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Nov 9, 2005
... O.K. OR.. you can wear gloves like I did. ... (16 replies)
... viously it can be very harmful and I do not know if I have ever been exposed to it, but I grew up on a hog farm and we always had a couple of dogs and many, mnay cats that would run around the barn, and I would like to think that at some point I was exposed and immune. ... (27 replies)
... as far as cats go, you can get toxoplasmosis, but you can also get it from meats, dirt and other things, but the good thing is that if you have had cats on and off all your life you probably have already had it, and once you've had it you are immune. ... (6 replies)
... I'm sorry for you and can totally understand your frustrations. My husband and I are not really doing well now, there are some serious issues to deal with. ... (9 replies)
... you really need to call your dr., everyone is right that it can turn into a nasty infection.the dr's get a lot of stupid questios and yours isn't stupid. ... (11 replies)




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