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What is Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV)?

March 16th, 2018 by Wendy Rose Gould
 

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) is a virus that weakens a cat’s immune system. Although vets say that FIV is similar in structure to HIV (the human immunodeficiency virus) and causes a feline disease much like AIDS in humans, FIV infects only felines and is not zoonotic. FIV is referred to as a “lentivirus,” which means… Read More

        



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