Thanks so much, everyone. I feel much, much better knowing that some of you 
have been through this and everything has been OK.
I just got home from work and saw that Charlotte had eaten all of her food, 
both canned and dry, and she was ready to eat again. So her appetite seems to 
be coming back.



--- On Sat, 4/11/09, Gloria B. Lane <gbl...@aristotle.net> wrote:

> From: Gloria B. Lane <gbl...@aristotle.net>
> Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Charlotte is positive...
> To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> Date: Saturday, April 11, 2009, 5:27 PM
> Same here...
> 
> 
> On Apr 11, 2009, at 4:17 PM, Lorrie wrote:
> 
> > Absolutely true...... I've had positives mixed
> with unvaccinated
> > negatives, without knowing the positive cats had FelV,
> and the other
> > cats remained negative. Apparently the immune system
> of an adult cat
> > is better able to handle the FelV virus.  With kittens
> this doesn't
> > seem to apply, as their immune systems are not fully
> developed.  We
> > had a litter of 8 feral kittens born last spring and 4
> died of FelV
> > while the other 4 are all fine.
> >
> > The FelV group is excellent.  Let me know if you want
> to join.
> >
> > Lorrie
> >
> > On 04-11, Emily Hunter wrote:
> >> Even if the others hadn't been vaccinated at
> all, they still could be
> >> fine. I'm almost positive our Denzel had felv
> when he joined our
> >> household (he was already sick), but the vet
> didn't test him until
> >> over a year later. Our other 5 all tested negative
> despite sharing
> >> dishes and mutual grooming. Um, I should mention
> we now use a
> >> different vet!
> >>
> >> -Emily
> >> Sent from my iPhone
> >>
> >
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