Transmission of feline viral rhinotracheitis.

@article{Gaskell1982TransmissionOF,
  title={Transmission of feline viral rhinotracheitis.},
  author={RosalindM. Gaskell and Rachel Clare Povey},
  journal={The Veterinary record},
  year={1982},
  volume={111 16},
  pages={
          359-62
        }
}
The transmission of feline viral rhinotracheitis (FVR) virus was investigated. Virus could be successfully transmitted between shedding carrier cats and unrelated susceptible kittens, but only if there was intimate contact between them. Studies on the transmission of FVR virus from carrier queens to their kittens showed that although four of 10 queens shed virus in the post partum period, a total of only four kittens from three litters developed a contact infection. All four kittens remained… CONTINUE READING
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