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Unformatted text preview: ptoms: unusual behavior, horse voice, dehydration but cannot drink – Vaccinate http://www.drsfostersmith.com/images/static_photos/g_vaccine_cat_leg.jpghttp://www.redpath­museum.mcgill.ca/Qbp/Images/mammals/Skunk.jpg http://www.vet.ksu.edu/depts/rabies/images/cat1.jpg Health Concerns Health Concerns Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) – Similar to human HIV infection – Weakens the immune system – No cure, no vaccine – Risk factors: age, gender, & time spent outdoors – Symptoms: temperature, swollen lymph nodes, diarrhea, conjunctivitis http://milwaukeeweb.net/felineaids/oldman2.gifhttp://www.vetmed.ufl.edu/pr/news_ext/Fall_02/Images/JANET.JPGhttp://www.wholisticanimal.com/Cin%20chan%20Kowata%20%20­%20fiv%20cat%20(Japan).JPGhttp://www.catchat.org/images/hawkeye.jpg Health Concerns Health Concerns Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV) – weakened immune system – Tumor growth – Transmission: infected saliva, urine, feces, mother­to­newborn – No cure, treatment to relieve pain – Vaccine – not 100% effective http://www.cvm.tamu.edu/oncology/faq/faq/01­04sf.jpghttp://www.animalforum.com/images/cat002.jpghttp://www.kittyvillage.org/adopt/connie/marly4.jpghttp://www.cnn.com/HEALTH/9608/30/nfm/pet.people/cat.lrg.jpg Vaccination Schedul...
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