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Old 20 December 2007, 10:22 AM
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Originally Posted by Lainie View Post
How does vitiligo present itself in a cat?
In the first of the panthers (a female from a Scottish zoo, later sold to a Spanish zoo) it was like cobwebs laid over the animal. The cobweb effect got more pronounced as it aged. In the other 2 panthers it looks like snowflakes have settled on them The "Cobweb Panther" is fairly well known.

In the domestic cats it looks like snowflakes settling on the cats. As they grow older, the snowflakes settle in increasing amounts (more spots and bigger spots of white)
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