I am sorry to hear this about Junior, but cats can do fine with blindness. Not as well as before, but they adapt. You are so wonderful to stick with your kitties through all this.
:) Wendy --- Sally Davis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > HI wendy > > I think Junior is Blind or close to it in both eyes. > He still have the > Glaucoma in the right eye. He has nerve damage to > that eye and is already > blind. The vet is concerned about pain in the eye. > My Fluffy who received > a scratch in his eye let me know he was in pain from > the injury. He was > treated for a month. Ultimately he told me it hurt. > He would sit atop > my computer and cry for no reason. I knew why. I > took him back in and had > his eye removed. No more pain. > > Junior has given no indication the eye bothers him. > It may be that he > already has nerve damage and doen't feel it. I have > reordered the transfer > factor plus for him. > > Computer is acting up I have to cut this short. > > Sally > > > On 3/20/07, wendy <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > Sally, > > > > I am catching up on posts. How is Junior's right > eye > > doing? > > > > :) > > Wendy > > > > --- Sally Davis <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > > > > Hi everyone, > > > > > > Just a brief update on Junior. His Right eye > still > > > looks like it is budging > > > with a definite cataract. He does not appear to > have > > > discomfort from it > > > though. He is still getting the Trusopt for > Glaucoma > > > and the chloramphenicol > > > antibiotic ointment in both eyes. I also have > been > > > giving him lysine 500mg > > > and have added Transfer Factor Plus to his > > > supplements. He gets Pet Tabs > > > plus iron as well . He is eating better and has > put > > > on a little bit of > > > weight. He is exploring the house. I am guessing > > > because his vision is not > > > as good as it used to be. The left eye remains > > > dilated and the pupil is > > > misshaped. It does look better to me although. I > may > > > be getting used to it > > > that way. He ears are thick and red again. It > > > doesn'r seem to bother him I > > > will keep and eye on them. > > > > > > This has been a very reactive disease. It does > not > > > allow you to be > > > proactive. I am hoping while he is better the > > > Transfer Factor will help his > > > immune system. I am still considering removing > the > > > right eye, but I want him > > > at his best before surgery. Any idea how long > after > > > I use the Transfer > > > Factor I should wait. > > > > > > Daisy is in heat and driving me crazy. I could > not > > > get her an appointment > > > until 2/27/07. > > > > > > I just want to thank everyone for their help. I > > > still have not gotten > > > anywhere with my vet for interferon. He decided > to > > > do the steriods. I think > > > the shot gave Junior a boost but I still want to > > > give the interferon a shot. > > > I am hoping the Transfer Factor will keep him > > > stable. > > > > > > Thanks, > > > > > > Sally Davis > > > > > > > > > -- > > > Junior needs your help with his care fighting > Feline > > > Leukemia. Our story > > > www.geocities.com/dmyllas/sally_page.html > > > please help us if you can > > > > > > https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_xclick&business=puttyrat%40k6az.com > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > ____________________________________________________________________________________ > > Be a PS3 game guru. > > Get your game face on with the latest PS3 news and > previews at Yahoo! > > Games. > > > http://videogames.yahoo.com/platform?platform=120121 > > > > > ____________________________________________________________________________________ No need to miss a message. Get email on-the-go with Yahoo! Mail for Mobile. Get started. http://mobile.yahoo.com/mail