Category Archives: Leukemia/Fiv

Feline Leukemia and FIV

Feline leukemia and FIV are viruses specific to the cat family. They were both recognized in the mid 1980's, and have been found worldwide. In general, 1-2% of kitties are infected, but the percentage differs depending on geographical location, environment, and lifestyle. At Effingham Animal Hospital, we may testĀ a cat that shows positiveĀ for one or…
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