Conference Program 2020


Feline Infectious Peritonitis Update: What Have We Learned?

13 May 2020
Clinical Theater 2

In the past decade, advances have been made in understanding the biology and behaviour of the feline enteric coronavirus and how it mutates in some cats to become a life-threatening virus. It is not as infectious as once believed yet is still the most common infectious cause of death in cats. Recent research and clinical trials finally offer promise for treatment!

  • Upon completion of this session, the participant should be able to
  • •Achieve a diagnosis
  • •Create a therapeutic plan
  • •Help clients understand that it is extremely unlikely their other cats are at risk
Margie Scherk, DABVP (Feline), Director, Educator, & Consultant - catsINK

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