Flat Chest Kitten Syndrome Picture

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By Julia Craig-McFeely

The article was originally published at: http://www.ramesescats.co.uk/page14/page58/
Reprinted with permission.

FCK = Flat-chested Kitten; FCKS = Flat Chested Kitten Syndrome

NB There have been some breakthrough treatment ideas for this condition. These are discussed below - please let me know if you use these treatments with success (or otherwise). This web page owes a great deal to the sharing of information by breeders worldwide, and if we can find a way of treating kittens with the problem it will be due entirely to the generosity and time of those who have responded to this web page.

Chapters

Where this information comes from
For Vets
What is FCK?
How can I tell if my kitten has FCK?
Which breeds are affected?
Will my kittens die?
Is FCKS sex-linked?
What can I do about this?
Life-saving solutions
Hills a/d - a warning
Why did this happen?
How can I prevent or avoid this condition?
Should I buy a kitten with FCKS?
What can I do to help?
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