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On Aug 24, 2011, at 10:47 AM, Marcia Baronda <marciabmar...@gmail.com> wrote:

> Terri
>  
> I know this sounds crazy, but 20 years ago, after watching City Slickers 
> where Billy Crystal saved Norman the calf from the rapids, I turned to my 
> husband and said I am never eating beef again. And I never have. Chicken pork 
> and fish followed a few months later. I certainly have learned newer ways to 
> cook! I am a big fan of Temple Grandin...have two of her books. She is an 
> amazing woman. it was from one of her books that I larned that cats can't 
> calm down as fast as dogs because of their frontal lobes. But I still foret 
> that sometimes and end up getting scratched or bit. That's OK.
> Fletch is exceptionally grouchy today. He swatted at one of the other cats 
> today and continually growls at me(-;  I asked my vet about retesting him and 
> she said it's not necessary since he's already cliically ill. I know after 
> reading everything all of you have posted that you don't agree. that is why I 
> am here, for outside help from people that have years of experience with 
> this. I will have him retested of course. Do you think his grouchiness is 
> from not feeling well, or could he have some neurological issues? I know that 
> he has totally lost his sight and I'm sure that is really scary to him, poor 
> little guy.He's om amoxicillin and they said he could stay on that 
> indefinitely. Do you agree? She also said we could try some prednisone. What 
> are you opinions??
>  
> Take care everyone
> Marcia
> 
> On Wed, Aug 24, 2011 at 7:14 AM, Terri Brown <siggies...@hotmail.com> wrote:
> I agree, Marcia -- livestock should be protected.  I understand that they are 
> meant for food for people, but they still deserve respect.  This is why I am 
> such a fan of Temple Grandin.  She got it right.
>  
> I find myself more and more unable to eat beef lately......because of the 
> cruelty they get like this.  I wish ALL beef cattle were humanely treated.  
> It is a crying shame that in 2011, we are still so barbaric in our treatment 
> of cattle.  There are more humane ways to slaughter them.
>  
> My 2 cents.
>  
> =^..^= Terri, Siggie the Tomato Vampire, Guinevere, Travis, Dori and 6 
> furangels: Ruthie, Samantha, Arielle, Gareth, Alec, Salome and Sammi =^..^=
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Marcia Baronda
> To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> Sent: Tuesday, August 23, 2011 10:47 PM
> Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Being blunt
> 
> tsk tsk to her for those un 4H words and GOOD FOR YOU for speaking for the 
> horses! On the local news one day they showed a cattle truck that had 
> overturned on the turnpike in Topeka. They wer bulldozing those cattle off 
> the road. They were crying and a lot of them had been severely injured. I was 
> so P----d that I could not sit down as I called the station and told them 
> what I thought. they ask if I was mad that they showed that. I said no, I was 
> glad I got to see what goes on, what happens to animals who are hurt. they 
> are bulldozed. I could not believe my eyes. than I promptly e=mailed KDOT and 
> told them what I thought. Apparently I wasn't the only one. There was an 
> apology on the newscast that night and a promise to have a veterinarian 
> present if it happened again. Livestock does not fall under the Animal 
> welfare Act, which is a crying shame.
> 
> On Tue, Aug 23, 2011 at 6:30 PM, katskat1 <katsk...@gmail.com> wrote:
> I will be 63 next month and I have been telling people off about
> animals for several years now.
> 
> Just did it yesterday to a woman who took her 4H'rs into McDonalds for
> a relaxed, air-conditioned treat while FIVE horses sat in direct sun
> in an enclosed trailer.  One of the horses was neighing and kicking so
> hard the trailer was rocking.  I went inside and found her, told her
> one of the horses was distressed and I felt she shouldn't have left
> them in the direct sun while they trooped inside to eat.  She told me
> she was trying to get the girls out but they weren't finished eating
> yet.  I told her that is why it is called fast food.  She could order
> the food and they can eat in the truck.  Suffer - your horses are!
> 
> She seemed to be a bit miffed at me!  Said very un-4H-like words!
> 
> Sigh.
> 
> Tee hee.
> 
> Wonder what I'll be like at 80?
> 
> kat
> 
> On 8/23/11, Lorrie <felineres...@frontier.com> wrote:
> > On 08-23, Marcia Baronda wrote:
> >>    You  know  what?  I'm getting that way too!  It must be getting older.
> >>    Ya  know,  I know this sounds really crazy, but I kind of like getting
> >>    older, there ARE perks.
> >
> > Yes, that's one of the few good things about getting old!
> > I'm 78 now and I tell people exactly what I think of them
> > if they are irresponsible or unkind to animals.
> >
> > Lorrie
> >
> >
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