Feline Leukemia Virus

Feline Leukemia Virus

Feline leukaemia virus (FeLV) is a viral infection of cats occurring worldwide which can cause lymphoma, leukemia and tumours, as well as other side effects such as immunosuppression and anemia. A cat persistently infected with FeLV is highly likely to develop...
Feline Panleukopenia Virus

Feline Panleukopenia Virus

Feline Panleukopenia Virus (FPLV) is a dangerous and highly contagious viral disease in cats – also known as feline distemper. Feline parvovirus infection is the greatest major threat to any rescue facility because it’s highly contagious, and able to survive for...
Feline Infectious Peritonitis

Feline Infectious Peritonitis

Feline infectious peritonitis (FIP) is caused by infection with a virus known as feline coronavirus (FCoV). Coronaviruses are a common group of viruses that often infect the upper respiratory tract or gastrointestinal tract in different animals. It is important to...
Hemotrophic Mycoplasmosis in Cats

Hemotrophic Mycoplasmosis in Cats

Hemotrophic mycoplasmosis is an infection of the red blood cells. There are two forms that affect cats: M. haemofelis, the most severe form, or M. haemominutum, the less severe form. This disease may also be referred to as haemobartonellosis, feline infectious anemia...
Anaemia in cats

Anaemia in cats

Anaemia is a medical term referring to a reduced number of circulating red blood cells (RBC’s), Hemoglobin (Hb) or both. It is not a specific disease but rather results from some other disease process or condition. In Kitten Rescue and Adoption Chiang Mai, we have...