I have never had anyone tell me my cats needed cholesterol tested.  
i was beginning to wonder if the list was still there, had not heard anything.

---- Amani Oakley <aoak...@oakleylegal.com> wrote: 
> It if were me, I would ignore the cholesterol. It is nonsensical in cats (and 
> being called into question in humans too).
> Amani
> From: Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of 
> Armstrong-Brown, Sheila DDS Timonium
> Sent: July-20-17 10:37 AM
> To: 'felvtalk@felineleukemia.org'
> Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Checking in.....
> My son Skylar is doing well and his 6 month bloodwork came back great.  High 
> cholesterol is all.  No idea why that would be. He is now 2 1/2 years old, I 
> hope he is around a long time.
> From: Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of 
> Sent: Thursday, July 20, 2017 10:28 AM
> To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org<mailto:felvtalk@felineleukemia.org>
> Subject: [Felvtalk] Checking in.....
> Things have been very quiet on the group lately...OR... I am once again not 
> getting group mail....
> Has there been activity I've missed??
> My Hospice Boy ( Gilbert) is doing quite well for the moment but ( as we all 
> know with such things it could change any minute...so I'll just enjoy it 
> while it's happening)....    Wondering if any of you have experience with 
> Higher dose Prednisolone administered chronically ( say above 7.5 mg QD)...  
> When I agreed to Foster Gilbert it came with the proviso that I would follow 
> their directions ( Which I will hold to unless I feel they are killing him 
> unnecessarily quickly)  His Tumor does not appear to have gotten any larger 
> and his pain appears to be pretty well controlled.... Just wish I knew 
> specifically what is helping the most so I could cut down on superfluous 
> drugs....currently he's on Gabapentin( .4 cc BID if pain is up.. QD if doing 
> OK).. for pain, prednisolone ( 10 mg QD administered via syringe dissolved in 
> milk, Venus Fly Trap SubQ BID ( interesting substance... bears closer 
> scrutiny...  supposed to have anti tumor activity) Two other " alternative " 
> medications which I h
 ave suspended only because the poor boy screams bloody murder every time I 
have to give him something..... with a tumor invading his oral cavity I want to 
keep anything PO to a minimum....
> Seems that the cats I've had that are _ supposed_ to ( clincally) die don't 
> and the ones that that aren't ..do
> Hope everyones buddies are doing reasonably well ( as reasonably well as FeLV 
> Kitties can do)...  Gilbert, as I mentioned, had a traumatic brain injury 
> which has left him with poor balance... but lately he's been insistent on 
> expanding his range and even tried running this AM...  Wasn't in anything 
> resembling a straight line but the spirit in this guy is enough to make you 
> weep...  Guess that's part of why I am such a fan of animals.... they simply 
> do what they have to and do it without complaint  ( Sure glad they can't 
> speak...perhaps I'd like them less if their inner thoughts were more like ( 
> Why ME??  I'm a more thoughtful caring cat than Mittens over there; why did _ 
> I_ have to get hit by a car and THEN get cancer!!... and there's that jerk 
> Mittens running around all carefree and happy...where's the Justice I ask 
> you!!!!)...
> Bob
> Bob

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