Cuterebra in Cats

What are cuterebra? Cuterebra (pronounced cuter-ree-brah) are larvae of the botfly who are obligate parasites to rabbits and other lagomorphs. Cats are accidental hosts who become infected when they come into contact with infective larvae (also known as bots or maggots). Cuterebriasis is the medical term for infection with Cuterebra Myiasis is the medical term … Continue reading Cuterebra in Cats