FIV

Can I Get AIDS from a Cat?

It may surprise people that I am answering what appears to be a simple question. But it is a question…

2 years ago

Cat FIV Life Expectancy

Although studies conclude that FIV+ cats live as long as FIV- cats, my view is that they will on average…

3 years ago

Should I vaccinate my cat against FIV?

The value of the FIV vaccine is in doubt, therefore it should not be given (as at 2011). In answering…

4 years ago

This Oh So Sad Semi-feral Cat is Given Treatment, TLC and a Home

Like humans, cats have to make the best of the hand that they are dealt with. This boy, like most…

4 years ago

Can FIV Positive Cats Live with Dogs?

Can FIV positive cats live with dogs? Yes, is the answer. It is surprising to find that a Google search…

4 years ago

Can FIV Positive Cats Live With Other Cats?

Can FIV positive cats live with other cats? The answer has to be a qualified yes. It is safe for…

4 years ago

How Do Cats Get AIDS?

The answer is relatively straightforward although the best book on cat health1 doesn't provide a definitive and confident answer. There…

5 years ago

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) Ten Times More Common Amongst Strays in Norway Than in America?

An online website reports that a study carried out by Animal Protection Norway has found that between 70% and 80%…

5 years ago

Feral cat’s veterinary bill is $7583.57 and rising

Hoppy was a 'feral' cat. The description of 'feral' is in inverted commas because I am not sure he was…

5 years ago

RetroMAD1: Possible new drug for fighting Feline Immunodeficiency Virus and Feline Leukaemia

RetroMAD1 has been labelled a wonder drug for fighting two nasty feline diseases. As I understand it, the drug was…

5 years ago