That's just for the cash! That is so stupid and it shows what they really care about.
Sent from my iPad On Aug 26, 2011, at 5:41 PM, Natalie <at...@optonline.net> wrote: > There are some really stupid vets out there. If you bring in a sick cat > that doesn't have an up-to-date rabies vaccine, many will insist that they > cannot treat a cat without one, and insist on vaccinating before treating > the sick cat. My vet does NOT! I know of one veterinary hospital that will > NOT treat any cat that has never been vaccinated! > > -----Original Message----- > From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org > [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Lorrie > Sent: Friday, August 26, 2011 5:51 PM > To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Vaccinations > > It's very bad practice to vaccinate cats while they are having > surgery, but vets do it, so now I write out instructions not to > vaccinate, and put it on the cat's carrier when I bring them for > surgery. I give my cats their PCRC, way before they have surgery, > but Rabies vaccinations are the law here, and only vets can give the > injections. Once they are vaccinated I do not repeat vaccinations > annually, and I just ignore the postcards I get saying it's time to > vaccinate again. > > Lorrie > > On 08-26, Natalie wrote: >> Anyone who uses Petsmart's veterinary plan should be aware that they >> pump every possible vaccine into cats...it is most important to >> specify in the beginning which vaccines you want and especially which >> ones you do NOT want. My friend uses that plan because it does save a >> lot of money....she brought her two cats in, and she assumed >> incorrectly that they would get the same vaccines as the ones she >> specified at the last time, NOT! They got FeLV/FIV, God-know what >> else....she was furious! She always tells them ahead of time that >> they are strictly indoor cats! >> > > _______________________________________________ > 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