Our website is www.adoptapet.org - we have a ways to go with the site, but if you take a look, Emmet, the positive kitten with the swollen glands, is on our home page. Even tho he's been placed, the picture is so cute we thought it might help people realize positive cats need homes too.
Janine --- [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > So the mom is FELV+? Where are you located. One > possibility is to find a > rescue that will take (feral) FELV cats. > > Gloria > > > At 09:31 AM 8/28/2005, you wrote: > >Hello everyone, > > > >A while back I joined this list after trapping 5 > >kittens who tested positive. > > > >Luckily, all 5 have been placed. One little guy > named > >Emmet went to a home as a companion to another > >positive cat. > >The adoptive mom's vet said Emmet's glands are > swollen > >and doesn't give this kitten long. Is this > >necessarily so? > > > >Their positive mother, who is quite feral,is still > >crated weeks after her spay because there is some > >conflict as to what to do with her. She was sick > at > >the time we trapped her, and very thin, but now she > is > >eating so well it's hard to look at her like she's > >sick. Her orginal caretaker doesn't want her > returned > >to her yard, more out of fear that the cat will get > >sick again, go off somewhere and die. The cat was > not > >a piece of cake to trap in the first place, and is > the > >most secretive of the adults in the yard, so I can > see > >where she's coming from. She doesn't want her > living > >in a cage either...any thoughts on this? > > > >Thank you, > > > >Janine > > >