I agree. I take the flys out of my outside cat's drinking water to save them.
--- On Sat, 8/6/11, dlg...@windstream.net <dlg...@windstream.net> wrote: From: dlg...@windstream.net <dlg...@windstream.net> Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Feline Leukemia Question To: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: Saturday, August 6, 2011, 11:49 AM tHAT IS WHY OUR NATION IS IN THE SHAPE IT'S IN. tHE ECONOMY IS BASED ON THROWAWAY AND BUY A NEW ONE. cAR GETS A DENT, TRADE IT. WE THROW AWAY CHILDREN AND/OR ABUSE THEM, DISCARD SPOUSES LIKE A USED PAPER CUP. THE POOR ANIMALS DON'T STAND A CHANCE. ME, I STOP AND PICK UP TURTLES WHO ARE CROSSING THE ROAD AND PUT THEM SAFELY IN THE GRASS ON THE SIDE THEY WERE HEADING TO. I EVEN STOPPED ON MY ROAD ONE DAY AND URGED A SNAKE ACROSS THE ROAD (HE WAS SO LONG I COULDN'T GO AROUND HIM) WITH A STICK. ---- Natalie <at...@optonline.net> wrote: > I hate people (except us)....do you know how cowardly and cruel people are? > They bring their cats/dogs to surrender at a shelter and claim that they are > strays...a 14-yr old cat was just brought to a NY shelter, healthy but with > a slight sniffle - how can anyone do that? What kind of horrible race are > we? Baby comes, cat or dog get tossed out; a dog comes, the cat is > abandoned...it's a throw-away-society! > > -----Original Message----- > From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org > [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Martha Walton > Sent: Thursday, August 04, 2011 11:53 AM > To: email@example.com > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Feline Leukemia Question > > The family that owned Peaches found her abandoned outside a vacant > apartment. Their neighbor moved out, but left the cat. They took Peaches > to the vet to discover that Peaches already was spayed. I don't know why > the Vet gave her Feline Leukemia vaccinations without testing her first. > They kept Peaches for almost 2 years and properly vetted her, wife had a > baby and they didn't want Peaches anymore. That's how Peaches came to live > here. > > I am going to take her to the Vet to have her tested and will go ahead and > give Nibbles vaccinations. > I'll let you know what the vet says. > Thanks for all your help!! It has been hard to get information about what > to do. > > On Wed, Aug 3, 2011 at 5:01 PM, Lynda Wilson > <longhornf...@verizon.net>wrote: > > > Martha, you will have to start over on Nibbles. Once you get the first > > shot, you have to get the second within 3 weeks of the first for it to be > > effective. > > > > It would be wise to have Peaches tested. Getting her the vaccination > > against FeLV will not show a positive test like the FIV would. I would > keep > > her separate from the others of course, until her worms are gone and she > has > > had two FeLV tests that have the same result. Glad all the others are all > > current! Your a good momma to be cautious. > > > > I hope this helps, we all try to share our experiences and knowledge on > > this forum, but we are not experts :) > > > > Keep us posted. > > > > Thanks, > > L > > ----- Original Message ----- From: "Martha Walton" <marthawal...@gmail.com > > > > > To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> > > Sent: Wednesday, August 03, 2011 2:17 PM > > Subject: [Felvtalk] Feline Leukemia Question > > > > > > We have a new addition (Peaches) to my household, making a total of 4 > >> cats. > >> Need advice on Feline Leukemia Vaccinations. > >> > >> I have not introduced new cat (Peaches) to my other cats, as I want to > >> make > >> sure all are safe against feline leukemia. Peaches is up to date with all > >> shots, but waiting on vet to do fecal because I saw a tapeworm. > >> Peaches is sequestered to basement. Very comfy down there. > >> > >> Here's the situation: > >> > >> *Peaches* (New Cat) > >> Age: 4.5 yr > >> Current vaccination for Feline Leukemia, but *was never tested* before > >> vaccination. > >> Peaches was never tested for Feline Leukemia, she was given 1st & 2nd > >> feline > >> leukemia in 2009. > >> She also had a vaccination in 2010 > >> > >> I have 3 other cats: > >> All cats will stay indoors! > >> > >> *Nibbles *(got from shelter when 1 yr. old) > >> Age: 2.5 > >> Nibbles had 1st Feline Leukemia shot 3/23/11, but not 2nd Feline Leukemia > >> shot. > >> Didn't get 2nd: worrying about tumors & didn't think that I would > "rescue" > >> a > >> cat again and planning on keeping all cats indoors. > >> *However, I rescued another cat.* > >> Should I go ahead and give Nibbles her second shot of the series, or is > it > >> too late?? > >> > >> *Littlebit* > >> Age: 11 > >> Current Feline Leukemia vacc > >> > >> *Lacy* > >> Age: 6 months > >> Current Feline Leukemia vacc > >> > >> What do you think I should do??? > >> Should I go ahead and give Nibbles her second shot of the series, or is > it > >> too late?? > >> Should I get Peaches tested for Feline Leukemia?? > >> > >> ** > >> ______________________________**_________________ > >> Felvtalk mailing list > >> Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org > >> http://felineleukemia.org/**mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_** > >> > felineleukemia.org<http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felin > eleukemia.org> > >> > >> > > > > > > ______________________________**_________________ > > Felvtalk mailing list > > Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org > > > http://felineleukemia.org/**mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_**felineleukemia.org<h > ttp://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org> > > > _______________________________________________ > 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 _______________________________________________ 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