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