What is FeLV ?
Always consult a qualified Licensed Vet or Feline Specialist to diagnose,
treat and care for your Persian cat - information provided is for you to take
the steps to acquire a Persian cat from a reputable breeder
Any illness or diseases a cat may have or show signs of should be seen
by your Vet and if needed referred to a Feline Specialist !
Happy Paws !
Feline leukemia virus (FeLV) is a retrovirus that infects cats
FeLV can be transmitted from infected cats through saliva or nasal secretions is involved
When a cat's immune system is compromised the FeLV virus shows signs of the disease and ultimately be fatal
Keep your cat in doors away from strays
Boost your cat's immune system with multiple vitamins such as Nu Vet Feline Vitamins
Suggestions for keeping your cat healthy
Keep your cat indoors at all times
Keep water / food dishes clean
Keep all other vaccinations and worming current
Annual Vet exams should be considered
Litter pans clean
Think twice before you baby site another person's pet
A happy cat is less likely to have a compromised immune system
Like people under stress, not eating well, etc may be more likely to become ill
That doesn't mean your cat will not get ill if happy and eating well
It is a guideline to do the best for your beloved pet to insure the best care !