Points for Pets: FIP — Feline Infectious Peritonitis — is deadly for cats; prevention key – WV News

Trivia question: Can you name the dog from “The Little Rascals” TV show, famous for the ring around his right eye? (This is one for those of you over the age of 60!)

Q: I found a kitten along a country road in Taylor County, and our vet said he was about 3 months old. At about 6 months of age, after his vaccines were given, he didn’t seem to be growing very much. We took him back to our vet because his belly seemed to be getting larger. We dewormed him again. A few weeks later, he started to lay around, and then he began to have trouble breathing. On our last trip to the vet, we were told that he probably had FIP, which they say is incurable. X-rays showed he had fluid in his chest and abdomen. We had to have him put to sleep. Can