Update on Free Roaming Cats in Wisconsin

2005-04-14 Thread TatorBunz
In a message dated 4/13/2005 11:47:46 PM Pacific Standard Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Dear Best Friends Network Member, You may have heard about the proposal in Wisconsin that would allow it to be legal to shoot free roaming cats. In Wisconsin, any individual is able to propose

Fwd: [NMHP] What's the story with all these feline leukemia tests?

2005-04-14 Thread catatonya
I joined the forum someone (???) posted last week. I got this post this morning and thought you all might be interested. It specifically mentions feline interferon having positive results and being available for import as some of you have done! If more people begin to order it we may have hopes of

Re: tom

2005-04-14 Thread Barbara Baass
Soon as I can get some one to hook up this new printer scanner I am going to send Tom's picture and a new ad on him. This computer doesn't seem to recognize the new printer for some reason. Tom is so sweet. He lays on the kitchen floor in the morning waits for you to give him some wet food. He

Re: Fwd: [NMHP] What's the story with all these feline leukemia tests?

2005-04-14 Thread Barbara Baass
catatonya [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I joined the forum someone (???) posted last week. I got this post this morning and thought you all might be interested. It specifically mentions feline interferon having positive results and being available for import as some of you have done! If more people

Re: Deirdre has swollen glands under her jaw

2005-04-14 Thread carlas
Try clavamox that worked for my guy with swollen glands Carla From: Kathy Gittel [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date sent: Wed, 13 Apr 2005 16:58:56 -0400 Subject:Deirdre has swollen glands under her jaw Send

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here/Bazil

2005-04-14 Thread felv
Bazil is now 3 years old! So he's doing MUCH better than any vet had thought possible (they said he wouldn't survive past a year)! His caretaker's name is Angela, and you can find all of her contact info at the top of my webpage here (her name is clickable to email her):

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Title: Message Hello Jenn, good to meet you!It's WONDERFUL that you've taken on the four FeLV kitties! Looking forward to "meeting" you again many times on the list---Kerry (Chicago; joined in spring last year on finding 5 of my 6 new feral foster kitties were FeLV pos) -Original

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread felv
Kitties are located in Tabernacle, New Jersey. The contact email for helping place these cats is [EMAIL PROTECTED]and her name is Pam, she is screening the emails for the cat camp foundation owner. What happened was a neighbor complained to the city, and it has shut the Cat Camp down.

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread felv
Nice to meet you also! Want some more ferals (healthy ones!)? Transport CAN be arranged! Jenn ~~~ Hello Jenn, good to meet you!It's WONDERFUL that you've taken on the four FeLV kitties! Looking forward to

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Tad Burnett
Hi Jenn I live near Rutland VT and it fairly easy to get to Albany NY fron here if a transport coming uo I87 (NewYork Thruway) would be any easier to do I just brought home an FeLV+ from NJ a month agomakes 7... Tad [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Kitties are located in

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread felv
That may be a possibility.I just used mapquest.com and chose the most direct route, but maybe someone in the NY direction might be available that wouldn't be in the CT and MA direction. I don't care which direction I have to go to pick them up at the VT border, I just don't want to drive

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Nina
Jenn, Hello, and welcome back to the list. I've been a member for about a year. What kind of rescue was/is this? No one is UTD on rabies? I'm so sad and disheartened that these poor souls are in such a bad predicament. Is there a shelter anywhere near this 'sanctuary' that might be able to

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
That's a good idea, Nina. When I rescued a cat who was stuck under a sewer - he must have been there for days, he was running out of time - you couldn't see him, but you could hear him crying for help - for days and days - it was Sunday, we finally realized that he is in a situation he can't

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Thank you, Kerry. I live in Albuquerque, NM - yes he is still our mayor - this actually happened a couple of months ago. :) Hideyo -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of MacKenzie, Kerry N. Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 1:46 PM To:

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Heavens--it was very recent then! I'm going to email your story to a few friends if you don't mind--it's so inspiring! Kerry -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Hideyo Yamamoto Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 2:55 PM To:

Re: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores

2005-04-14 Thread Barb Moermond
here ya go:) the term is "obligate carnivore" btw http://www.provet.co.uk/aol/petfacts/healthtips/vegetarianism.htm this one is more about the human digestive system, but does mention the feline system in comparison http://www.beyondveg.com/cordain-l/metab-carn/metabolic-carnivory-1a.shtml

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread felv
I think there was some mention of needing to keep it quiet locally because the previous building's owner was letting this slide and no one wants this to come back to her "allowing" it in the first place. I THINK that is the story. Jenn

RE: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores

2005-04-14 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Title: Message Thanks SO much Barb! -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Barb MoermondSent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 3:41 PMTo: felvtalk@felineleukemia.orgSubject: Re: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores here

Re: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores

2005-04-14 Thread felv
http://www.thepetcenter.com/imtop/catsaredif.html http://lucivillekennels.htmlplanet.com/vegetarian_diets_for_pets.htm(the background makes this impossible to read, highlight the text to see it.) this one shows both sides, and is worth the read, being it's written by the vegetarian

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
That makes sense sometimes public awareness can hurt our kitties I understand it completely. From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 2:20 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: Hello everyone,

RE: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores

2005-04-14 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
What an idiot professor! (sorry - this is such a basic staff)- I am going to find some article made by written by professors at veterinary school like Cornell or something and will email it to you! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of

RE: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores

2005-04-14 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Here's one. http://home.earthlink.net/~jacm2/id1.html I will look fore more. Hideyo -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Hideyo Yamamoto Sent: Thursday, April 14, 2005 3:16 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: RE: OT/ names of online

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread felv
Thanks for the welcome back Terrie! On a good note, the kitties found a LOCAL sanctuary, so I wont be bringing them here (long transport added to a lifestyle change would be bad for them anyways)! Jenn ~~~I collect

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Of course not! - the only thing I kept thinking was that thank god, he was not a feral cat (he apparently belonged to someone as he had a red collar, but no one claimed him at the pound afterwards though he was seen on TV everywhere - and that's why I ended up adopting him) -anyway, because he is

Re: OT/ names of online articles by vets showing cats are carnivores

2005-04-14 Thread PEC2851
All of this I find very interesting. I am a vegan, and I do find it somewhat unpleasant feeding my critters something that I refuse to eat, but... I became very familiar w/ allergies in animals w/ my first Rottie years ago. After repeated tests, x-rays specialists, I finally found a

RE: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Chris
I got my Tucson when she her brother fell down an ac vent on the roof of a garden apt my parents were staying in (Tucson). The mother stayed on the roof with her other kittens for 1 week in 100 degree weather howling all night until we got them out. The manager punched holes in three apts to

Re: Hello everyone, long time since I've been here

2005-04-14 Thread Sheila208
Hideyo you are my new hero. I have thirty cats ten are felv +. I think its wonderful what you are doing. Give Marty a hug for me. Sheila inline: Clouds.jpg