All rescues are struggling financially right now I think:(

I live near Jack's owner and asked today how he was adjusting to being
inside.  They say he loves it.  So he is happy right now...

On Mon, Jun 23, 2008 at 6:34 AM, Lynne <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

>  I think the cat is being given a chance at a decent life right now.  It
> just isn't affordable for the average person to give these cats access to
> all the treatments.  If the kittie has a happy household, good food and
> access to medical care when necessary, what more could you ask for.  Of
> course if he should become seriously ill, well we know the answer.  The
> rescue we got our Snowy from is really struggling financially now.  Our
> purchase included the spay fee but we said, forget that, we'll pay for it
> ourselves.  That money can be put to a lot better use for food, antibiotics
> etc for the others.
>
> Lynne
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> *From:* Kelley Saveika <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> *To:* felvtalk <Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org>
> *Sent:* Sunday, June 22, 2008 8:20 PM
> *Subject:* OT - sorta
>
> Hi guys,
>
> The off-topic part:  We are trying to think of "catchy" names for our new
> service where we take the pets of low-income people for basic vet care (I.e.
> spay/neuter, rabies shot, etc).
>
> The on topic part of this:  as some of you read, one of the kitties we had
> neutered through this program turned out double pos.  So my question is:
> How far should we really go with this cat?  He has a home, the owners cannot
> afford special care for him, I'm not sure it makes any difference if he is
> really + or not.  We got the other cat in the household vaccinated and
> boostered.  The problem is that the more we do for any individual cat, the
> less we can do for other cats.
>
> As a nonprofit we can get a discount on SNAP tests, but not (that I know
> of) IFA tests.
>
> I wish we could do everything for every cat, but clearly we can't do
> that...
>
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Vist the Rescuties store and save a kitty life!

http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect-home?tag=rescuties-20

Check out our Memsaic!
http://www.memsaic.com/app/launch.cfm?sid=08D2CAB2A6E9

http://www.zazzle.com/rescuties*

Please help with some of our kitties medical needs!

http://rescuties.chipin.com/kitties-medical-expenses

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