Feline respiratory virus carriers in clinically healthy cats.


In two surveys, feline calicivirus was cultured from 19.7% and 15% of 66 and 201 clinically healthy cats respectively. Feline viral rhinotracheitis virus was cultured also from 1.5% of oropharyngeal swabs collected in both surveys. Feline syncytial virus was isolated from 5.5% oropharyngeal swabs collected in the second survey. The use of serological… (More)