Hi Lance,

 I have thought of you recently. I remember you kindness when I was dealing
with this awful disease. All infected cats are at the Rainbow's Bridge. I
will keep Ember in my prayers.

Sally
On Fri, Mar 1, 2013 at 10:08 PM, Lance <lini...@fastmail.fm> wrote:

> Hi everyone,
>
> A few of you may remember me from years ago. My Ember tested positive for
> FeLV almost exactly seven years ago, in 2006. She was four years old then.
> There have been a few minor illnesses since that wouldn't have been unusual
> for a non-FeLV cat, but she's otherwise been very healthy.
>
> Ember's white blood cell count has been persistently low. Other than when
> she's had a few colds (when it shot up to around 7 to 7.5), it's been
> around 3.75 to 4.15. She went to the vet two days ago for a regular
> checkup, and her count is only a bit over 3. Ember's vet prescribed
> Clavamox, I assume, as a prophylactic against infection.
>
> Needless to say, this is scary news. Ember is almost 11, and we're
> probably heading toward a time when any cat's immune system would cease to
> be as efficient as it once was. For a FeLV+ cat, that's obviously
> dangerous. I'm wondering if anyone has had recent experience with any
> treatments that help stimulate white blood cell production. Please let me
> know what you think.
>
> Best wishes to all of you and your cats,
>
> Lance
>
>
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