Posts tagged "feline disease"

Winn Feline Symposium Reveals Promise to Treat FIP

RESTON, VA. — Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP) has been a diagnosis without hope. Until now. A new medication shows promise, and a cutting-edge genetic breakthrough may be near. Once clinical signs occurred, FIP had been considered fatal. This is heartbreaking because most instances of FIP occur in kittens — and as many as one to... Read more »

Dr. Susan Little with the latest on FIP

Feline Infectious Peritonitis had uniformly been considered fatal. Today, well, maybe there is finally some hope for some cats, according to feline veterinarian Dr. Susan Little, past president of the Winn Feline Foundation. Little, who edits a texbook on cat health “The Cat: Clinical Medicine and Management,” (due out soon) also explains the complex disease.... Read more »