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It is remotely possible but usually direct contact (like a bite) is necessary. However, if you have a FeLV+ cat, it is best not to allow any exchange of bodily fluids.
Please let me know if you wish to discuss this further.
Direct contact is usually necessary for either disease because the virus does not live very long outside the body.
However, exposure to any body fluids via bowls or litter box can spread the infection
Can you tell me exactly what happened?
Thanks so much for your reply.
To answer your question, if the saliva is totally dry, it is very unlikely the kibble could transmit the disease.