Feline Health Conditions
This content is
solely intended for information ONLY. WHS has not
noticed any signs of these diseases in an animal
you've adopted unless it was noted on the adoption
contract. We feel that responsible guardians should
be aware of some of the common and severe animal
Animals are given an initial vaccination at WHS
which helps to detect some viral diseases. It is
important to continue vaccination boosters as recommended
by your veterinarian as some viral diseases can
be fatal; especially in young kittens.
Click on the following links for more information:
Leukemia: What you need to know
Panleukopenia (Distemper) fact sheet
A special note about
Fleas tend to be more of a seasonal concern being
the most prevalent in the summer and early fall.
A variety of products exist that can be used for
treatment and/or prevention. Please discuss these
options with your own veterinarian.