Congrats!  That's wonderful, Sue.  My personal "baby" is a flame point  
mix who's over 10 - not FELV, but he used to hang out with 2 of my  
FELV babies who are not gone to the bridge.  So I have a soft heart  
for flame points.


On Jun 24, 2008, at 8:06 AM, Sue Koren wrote:

> Hi Everyone!
> Saturday I went to a local cat rescue home and adopted a beautiful  
> 16lb. flame point siamese boy.  He is 10 years old and FeLV+.
> I have been missing my cuddler, Tucker, so much that I just wanted  
> another loveable lap cat kitty.  There were over 200 cats in that  
> home but when I picked up Orlando it was all over.  He just snuggled  
> right in.  His previous owner passed away in January.  She had a lot  
> of acreage, a couple of barns and a shop where she made signs.  She  
> had 17 cats who roamed the place and were never let inside or given  
> vet care.  When she passed away her husband brought all the cats to  
> this rescue and several were FeLV+.  Ironically, that was about the  
> time Buzz was diagnosed and I was still trying to find a home for  
> him.  When I called this rescue they told me that they had just  
> taken in several positives and did not have room.  If someone had  
> told me then that I would be taking one of the positives I never  
> would have believed them.
> Anyway, Orlando is a very special sweetheart of a cat.  He is even  
> getting along fairly well with the other 5.  Yesterday I had him to  
> the vets and they found that he had once had a broken leg that was  
> never taken care of and healed wrong. (I knew his back right leg was  
> stiff).  Time will tell if that is something to take care of now or  
> not.  They also re-confirmed the FeLV+.  Anyway I am getting way too  
> long winded.
> Thanks for listening to me ramble,
> Sue
> _______________________________________________
> Felvtalk mailing list

Felvtalk mailing list

Reply via email to