Retest the Felv+s, as the combo tests can be false positives.

On Tue, Feb 14, 2012 at 1:34 PM, czadna sacarawicz <
czadnasacaraw...@hotmail.com> wrote:

>  Purrs & Rubs from us to you and your beloveds on Valentine's Day.
>
> you've got us!!
>
> want to hear your thoughts please.
>
> adult spayed FIV + cat is back in my household.  chronic upper
> respiratory.  FeLeukemia negative.  recommend to vaccinate her for feline
> leukemia?  only vaccine she has ever received is rabies.
>
> why I would ever think such a thing follows:
>
> recommendations on mixing her with household cats, three of which tested
> positive for feline leukemia on combo test.  FIV + cat is feisty.
> household female cat who lays down the law is FeLeukemia negative.  the
> FIV+ cat has never shared space with the household five.  she is presently
> sequestered.
>
> thank you.
>
> cz
> Thank you.
>
> cz
>
>
>
>  > Date: Wed, 3 Aug 2011 11:38:24 -0500
> > From: longhornf...@verizon.net
> > To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] doubts on two FeLV positive kitties
> >
> > Just so you know that the vaccination is only 80% effective. But it's a
> lot
> > better than 0% protection.
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Beth" <create_me_...@yahoo.com>
> > To: <felvtalk@felineleukemia.org>
> > Sent: Wednesday, August 03, 2011 8:56 AM
> > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] doubts on two FeLV positive kitties
> >
> >
> > Fighting doesn't matter with FeLV if the cats are vaccinated. It is
> passed
> > in the saliva. Fighting will pass FIV. I mix all my positives &
> negatives,
> > too. Have for years with no passing of the virus.
> >
> > Beth
> >
> > Don't Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org
> >
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> > From: john pollack <bucfa...@yahoo.com>
> > To: "felvtalk@felineleukemia.org" <felvtalk@felineleukemia.org>
> > Sent: Monday, August 1, 2011 6:02 PM
> > Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] doubts on two FeLV positive kitties
> >
> > My cat Tigger is FeLV Positive and has been for almost 5 years. None of
> my
> > others are, all vaccinated. They share litter boxes, water bowls and
> food!
> > They even sleep together! So yes, they can be integrated, as long as the
> > negatives are vaccinated, they do not fight or mate!!
> >
> >
> >
> > ________________________________
> > From: Ana Gutierrez <ana...@gmail.com>
> > To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org
> > Sent: Monday, August 1, 2011 5:49 PM
> > Subject: [Felvtalk] doubts on two FeLV positive kitties
> >
> > Dear all,
> >
> > It's been a while since I haven't posted to the list. Since my Beltza
> passed
> > away, last year....
> > I am still in debt with you guys for all the support you gave me with
> her.
> >
> > I cannot remember if I told you that I run a very small cat shelter in
> > Cuernavaca, México, where I live.
> >
> > Recently, we rescued two kitties which turned out to be FeLV positive
> (on a
> > triple SNAP test, FeLV, FIV and HW, Idexx brand). These two cats are not
> > siblings, they come from different litters from different parts of México
> > City.
> > We are aware that they need to be retested in 3 months in order to be
> > completely sure that they are FeLV positive.
> >
> > However, I have a lot of doubts and this is the reason of why I am
> posting
> > again...
> > We want to find nice and responsible families for these two kitties. Does
> > these kitties need to be adopted as the only cat in the house? Can they
> > share their lives with other cats? FeLV negative as long as they have
> their
> > vaccines up-to-date? Can we give them together in adoption? Can they
> share
> > their lives with other FeLV positive cats?
> > We are also aware of the huge responsibility that is in our hands at the
> > time of giving these two furry ones in adoption, we know that we need to
> > find homes that are well documented, and that intend to keep them
> indoors.
> > We would greatly appreciate any advice you could give us in order to
> ensure
> > a great life for these two little guys.
> >
> > Thanks in advance,
> > Ana
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