Good luck!  We just brought a new cat home to keep merlot company since
yang died of felv in June. We are keeping them isolated, the first two days
were some growls through the door at each other, but it's been two weeks
now and they pay under the door.  We're keeping the new girl, zoe, separate
for so long so she can fight off anything she's carrying from the shelter
(coccidia and uri confirmed) and so the vaccinations we gave her can build
up immunity in her system.
 On Sep 28, 2014 1:58 PM, "Marsha" <mar...@lynxe.com> wrote:

> My FeLV+ cat Harley has been alone since his buddy Milkdud died May 20.  I
> have seen many FIV+ cats up for adoption during that time, but there
> haven't been any local FeLV positives.  I  found one at a shelter nearly 2
> hours away and brought him home yesterday.  He is currently in an isolation
> cage up on a table.  The shelter only tested him once, with a Snap/ELISA
> test.  I probably should have waited until Monday and paid for their local
> vet to do an IFA, but he is here now.  I'll call my vet 1st thing in the
> morning to get him in for a new test.  The new boy's name is Brock, and he
> is all black, about 3 years old.
>
> Harley is fascinated by the new boy, but a tad jealous, and maybe even
> upset that it wasn't Milkdud.  While I was getting Brock's crate situated
> in the isolation cage, Harley snatched Brock's mouse toy and ran off with
> it.  Poor Brock never even got to play with it!  But the shelter said he
> doesn't play much, preferring to be petted and held.  That could be an
> issue when Brock is released from the cage, if he ignores Harley's attempt
> to play and climbs in my arms instead.  In the meantime, I am giving Harley
> lots of extra attention and playing with him.
>
> Marsha
>
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