Life with Cats

One of the first questions I get when people find out I’m a veterinarian is “are you a cat person or a dog person?” This is a difficult question to answer as it probably depends on the particular cat or dog. They all have their quirks and personalities but in general, if they make people […]

Dear Doctor Christmas: I’ve read a lot about Toxoplasma in the news lately. Should I be worried? –Bobbie Mass, Oakton, VA I’ve also seen some news articles zipping around the web concerning Toxoplasmosis. A recent study appears to show that Toxoplasma may cause neurologic changes in people, causing thoughts of suicide or even schizophrenia. Unfortunately, […]