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Cat Show 21-Day Rule

One of the risks of showing cats that all exhibitors acknowledge is the possibility of their cat "catching" something from one of the other cats at the show. Most cat registries have enacted a 21 Day Rule as part of their show rules, meaning any cattery that has had an infectious problem must not enter ANY cats in a show for 21 days following the date the cattery has a clear bill of health.


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Cidofovir Eye Drops

Cidofovir is a broad-spectrum anti-viral drug used to treat infections of the eye associated with Feline Herpesvirus-1 (FHV-1). Because Cidofovir only requires twice daily dosing, it offers an advantage over other antiviral eye drops that need to be applied more often.


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Dry Eye In Cats

Tears are essential to the health of the eye. Dry eye in cats , also called keratoconjunctivitis sicca, is a condition in which the glands of the eyelids are unable to produce a sufficient volume of tears to lubricate and protect the eye, keeping it moist. Dry eye is a serious condition that can result in severe pain and blindness if it is not addressed quickly.


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Feline Herpesvirus Carrier Cats

Once your cattery has experienced a feline herpesvirus infection, virtually all of the infected cats will now be carriers of the virus. A "carrier" cat represents a possible future source of the infection because it can have a relapse and begin shedding the virus at any time.


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