i also hope Jack finds his people.  you are right, the best thing we can do is 
keep on telling people, letting them know pos babies can be saved and live a 
long life and doing what we cn to help others help them.  dorlis
---- Emily Hunter <emilyofw...@aol.com> wrote: 
> Sorry, sent this to the wrong address at first!
> >
> 
> > I can sympathize - just a few days ago I had to leave a cat at the  
> > shelter for the first time ever. He was a stray who showed up at my  
> > friend's feral colony and I helped her take him in to be checked.  
> > The good news is that he turned out to be microchipped, but they had  
> > the wrong phone number for his owner. Neither of us had a place to  
> > foster him for the ten days it would take to try to contact the  
> > owner by mail. It kills me that we had to leave him, but I had to  
> > consider that his owner might not take him back if she found out he  
> > was exposed to a felv+/fiv+ cat. He also apparently has mange, and I  
> > especially didn't think I could afford to expose Tofu to something  
> > contagious. (Please send prayers/positive thoughts that "Jack's"  
> > person can be located!)
> >
> > Everyone has to find their own limit. Mine is 6, partially based on  
> > a new city ordinance that requires a liscense for 7 or more. All you  
> > can do is realize that if you exceed your own limit, ALL your babies  
> > could end up taken away. I cope by keeping an ear out for anyone I  
> > meet who may be looking for a cat, by helping educate people about  
> > treatable illnesses, and even donating food/medicine to people I  
> > know who are having a hard time paying for cats they want to keep.
> >
> > -Emily
> >
> > Sent from my iPhone
> 
> _______________________________________________
> Felvtalk mailing list
> Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org


_______________________________________________
Felvtalk mailing list
Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

Reply via email to