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Save Our Cats and Kittens from Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP)

By Gary Bogue
Thursday, October 8th, 2009 at 7:11 am in Cats, FIP.


“Meows, Music, and Merlot” – Fall Fundraiser for SOCK FIP

Save Our Cats and Kittens from Feline Infectious Peritonitis (SOCK FIP: is having their inaugural fundraiser, “Meows, Music and Merlot,” which takes place this Sunday (Oct.11) from 1-3:30 p.m. at the Quarryhill Botanical Gardens,12841 Sonoma Hwy, in Glen Ellen, California.

The event will feature fine wine and food, jazz music, a silent auction, and a presentation by world-renowned expert on feline infectious disease, Dr. Niels C. Pedersen. All proceeds from the event will go directly to fund Dr. Pedersen’s groundbreaking research into FIP being conducted at the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Tickets are $50 per person.


If you are interested in attending the event, or would like to make a contribution, please contact Heather Malamisura at or 408-410-9507.

Flyer with details on the Oct. 11 Event:

The Quarry Hill Botanical Gardens in Glen Ellen:

FIP is terrible disease that affects cats everywhere. Please do what you can to help find a cure. Thanks for caring. /Gary

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3 Responses to “Save Our Cats and Kittens from Feline Infectious Peritonitis (FIP)”

  1. harry Says:

    My cat just died from it. Fish oil supplements helped with the abdominal swelling though;(

  2. harry Says:

    The stress from me getting evicted lowered he immune system and the mutation to fip happened

  3. Steph Says:

    Lost the feline love of my life, Sid to FIP September 5th, 2009, after months of ups and downs. He was a brave little soldier.

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