--- glenda Goodman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Date: Thu, 9 Aug 2007 09:59:33 -0700 (PDT)
> From: glenda Goodman <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> Subject: MARMALADE...THE OUTCOME...
> To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> 
> HELLO EVERYONE, 
> THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH FOR THE ADVICE AND SUPPORT.
> THE
> WORST HAS HAPPENED. I FEEL REALLY HORRIBLE RIGHT
> NOW. 
> I JUST WANT TO LET EVERYONE KNOW HOW THE WORST
> HAPPENED:  
> WHAT I WAS TOLD WAS HE WAS PUT DOWN, BY MISTAKE. HIS
> PAPER WORK WAS NOT READ. FOR AS OFTEN AS I WENT DOWN
> THERE AND BUGGED THEM, I GUESS I ASSUMED EVERYONE
> KNEW. EVEN THOUGH HE WAS IN THE 'WILD CAT'
> SECTION...I
> GUESS THE LESSON HERE IS: 
> 
> EVEN IF YOU KNOW YOU ARE MAKING PEOPLE ANGRY AND
> UPSET
> WHEN IT COMES TO PROTECTING AN ANIMAL DO NOT BE
> AFRAID
> TO GET IN SOMEONE'S FACE. THE FACT I DID NOT RUB IT
> IN
> A LITTLE MORE ON MY RIDE HOME FROM WORK TUESDAY
> NIGHT
> MIGHT HAVE BEEN THE REASON THIS MISTAKE HAPPENED. 
> 
> THE DIRECTOR, A REALLY SPECIAL PERSON, WHO I DO LOVE
> AND RESPECT AND WITH WHOM I  HAVE A GOOD
> RELATIONSHIP,
> TOLD ME THE MINUTE THE MISTAKE WAS REALIZED SHE TOOK
> MARMALADE'S LITTLE BODY TO THE CLINIC DOWN THE
> STREET,
> TO THE VET. HE WAS TESTED BY A GAL NAMED DARCY AT
> MIDTOWN ANIMAL HOSPITAL IN GERING, NEBRASKA. THE
> TEST
> WAS NEGATIVE FOR FeLV AND FIV. THEY ESTIMATED THE
> CAT
> TO BE ABOUT 2-YEARS OLD. I WAS TOLD THEY FIRST
> NOTICED
> A LOT OF BATTLE SCARS ON HIM ,SO THEY THOUGHT HE
> MIGHT
> TEST POSITIVE...WELL, HE DID    NOT  TEST  
> POSITIVE! 
> 
> I TOLD DEB S. , THE DIRECTOR, ON THE PHONE I WOULD
> HAVE FOUGHT HER TOOTH AND NAIL TO SAVE THIS CAT IF
> HE
> WERE ALIVE AND TESTED OUT LIKE HE DID AND BEING
> YOUNG
> LIKE HE WAS...SHE COMPLETELY UNDERSTANDS WHERE I"M
> COMING FROM AND I DO BELIEVE WE COULD HAVE COME TO A
> SOLUTION SOMEHOW. SHE IS A VERY GOOD PERSON AND LIKE
> THE REST OF US ,BUT WITH A VERY HARD JOB...THE GAL,
> A
> WORKER AT THE HUMANE SOCIETY TOLD ME EVERYONE FELT
> SICK YESTERDAY AFTER THIS HAPPENED. 
> 
> WE ALL HAVE SUCH A LONG WAY TO GO TO MASTER THE
> PERFECT WAYS TO PROTECT OUR ANIMALS. IT REALLY IS
> JUST
> SUCH A HARD WORLD...I THINK EVERYONE OF US COULD
> JUST
> CRY OUR EYES OUT ALL DAY LONG FOR ALL THE SADNESS IN
> THE WORLD. I DO APPRECIATE YOU GUYS SO MUCH! 
> 
> I WILL BE TALKING WITH A COUPLE OF THESE FERAL CAT
> ORGANIZATIONS TO SEE WHAT IT TAKES TO GET SOMETHING
> STARTED HERE. 
> THIS MORNING WHEN I WAS TALKING TO DEB, OUR HS
> DIRECTOR HERE, SHE TOLD ME SHE DID NOT LIKE THE TNR
> PROGRAMS THAT MUCH. I PERSONALLY, COULD ONLY AGREE
> WITH SUCH PROGRAMS IF ALL THE CATS WERE DISEASE FREE
> AND VERY WELL CARED FOR...THAT TAKES A LOT OF PEOPLE
> WILLING TO BE VERY INVOLVED. 
> I WILL TELL YOU, I LIVED IN MAUI, HAWAII FOR CLOSE
> TO
> FIVE YEARS , 2001-2005.  I WAS ON THE BOARD OF THEIR
> HUMANE SOCIETY FOR ROUGHLY A YEAR + AND I BECAME
> AWARE
> OF THE FERAL CAT SITUATION THERE, WHICH IS MASSIVE.
> I
> HAD FRIENDS INVOLVED WHO WERE SO SELFLESS, SO
> DEDICATED...THERE IS HUGE SUPPORT THERE FOR SUCH
> PROGRAMS...SADLY, ALL FREE ROAMING CATS ARE HARD ON
> BIRDS...SOMETHING TO CONSIDER...IT IS JUST A MATTER
> OF
> SPAYING/NEUTERING. WITH ALL THE PEOPLE WORKING SO
> HARD
> I CANNOT IMAGINE AN END TO THE PROBLEM,BUT THEY ARE
> PUTTING A DENT IF ONLY TO KEEP THE POPULATIONS IN
> CHECK...
> I'M OFF TO MY JOB. I FEEL A LITTLE BETTER HAVING YOU
> GUYS OUT THERE TO TALK TO. IF I DECIDE TO START UP A
> PROGRAM HERE BY TRYING TO GATHER PEOPLE WILLING TO
> GET
> INVOLVED, IT WILL BE CALLED "MARMALADE'S WILD KITTY
> ORGANIZATION, SOMETHING LIKE THAT? I SERIOUSLY FEEL
> HE
> WAS A SPECIAL CAT...BUT AREN'T THEY ALL? 
>  I HAVE ALWAYS BELIEVED SOMETHING BAD NEEDS TO BRING
> SOMETHING GOOD IN IT'S PLACE.
> FOR ALL OF YOU OUT THERE THAT MIGHT BE A LITTLE LOST
> ON MY STORY HERE, THE REASON I WANTED THIS CAT
> TESTED,
> IN THE FIRST PLACE, WAS BECAUSE HE TANGLED WITH MY
> ADORED KITTY, FEETO. FEETO GOT BIT ON HIS FACE ABOUT
> 8-DAYS AGO WHILE THIS CAT WAS CHECKING OUR HOME OUT
> AS
> A PROSPECT FOR A GOOD LIFE. FEETO HAD JUST RAN
> OUTSIDE
> TO THE BASE OF OUR FRONT STEP.
> MARMALADE,  ALSO, SPENT TIME AT MY FRIEND'S DOWN THE
> STREET...HE JUST SHOWED UP IN OUR NEIGHBORHOOD A
> COUPLE WEEKS AGO.I DID ADMIRE THE INTELLIGENCE OF
> THIS
> CAT FOR THE WAY HE THOUGHT AND I RESPECT A SURVIVOR.
> HE WAS BEAUTIFUL TOO, WITH HUGE WHITE FEET. I LOVE
> KITTY FEET!  I STILL PICTURE HIM...HE DID MAKE AN
> IMPRESSION ON ME. 
> THANK YOU GUYS...LATER, GLENDA 
>  
> 
> 
>      
>
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