i've been threatening for years to make up a t-shirt that says, "Ringworm
Happens."



On Fri, Apr 16, 2010 at 6:19 PM, Gloria B. Lane <gbl...@aristotle.net>wrote:

> HA Love it.
>
> Gloria
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> On Apr 15, 2010, at 7:49 PM, MaryChristine wrote:
>
>  re: ringworm, your vet is uncommonly wise. if you read all the
>> professional
>> literature, including the small print, it all boils down to: goes away
>> with
>> treatment in x number of months (depending on treatment); goes away
>> without
>> treatment in three months.....
>>
>> shelters and rescues all over the country KILL cats for having ringworm;
>> many cats are immune to it, or break out once and then develop an
>> immunity,
>> and there seems to be a genetic component to it, too--persians and himmies
>> will probably be shown to be predisposed to it. there's even an ingrown
>> form
>> of it only seen in persians, himalayans (and one dog)....
>>
>> ringworm spores, like cockroaches, will outlive us all, and sit around
>> campfires munching on twinkies milennia after the human race has died out.
>>
>> just saying.
>>
>> --
>> Spay & Neuter Your Neighbors!
>> Maybe That'll Make The Difference....
>>
>> MaryChristine
>> Special-Needs Coordinator, Purebred Cat Breed Rescue (
>> www.purebredcats.org)
>> Member, SCAT (Special-Cat Action Team)
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Maybe That'll Make The Difference....

MaryChristine
Special-Needs Coordinator, Purebred Cat Breed Rescue (www.purebredcats.org)
Member, SCAT (Special-Cat Action Team)
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