Re: Help! Vaccine Reaction?

2005-04-28 Thread Sharon Siders
Thanks so much, Sally. Some vaccination seems necessary, but I agree that it can be overdone. I don't intend to vaccinate again for at least three years, if then. The vet agrees on the three years. Sharon[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear Sharon:My most sincere condolences for the loss of your mom.

OT: Staff take more time off for ill pets than relatives

2005-04-28 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Hi all Thought this article about my fellow Brits would make a nice start to the day! (Wouldn't be surprised if it was the same case in the U.S.) Kerry BRITISH people are more likely to take time off work to care for their sick pets than their partners or relatives, new research out today

Re: Carolina to Vet or Not?

2005-04-28 Thread Gloria B. Lane
have you tried plain pepsid ac or zantac (I use about 1/4 tablet)? Gloria At 08:59 AM 4/28/2005, you wrote: Friends, Carolina is throwing up bile, yesterday some undigested food and then bile. There was some hair and a bit of dried baby's breath in it this morning. she is eating and drinking

Re: Carolina to Vet or Not?

2005-04-28 Thread carlas
Doesn't surprize me that anyone in this group would have a better idea than some vets that I know! Carla Date sent: Thu, 28 Apr 2005 07:17:01 -0700 (PDT) From: Sharon Siders [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Copies to:

Re: Carolina to Vet or Not?

2005-04-28 Thread Sharon Siders
Scary, isn't it? My trust level for both vets and doctors is not very high anymore; I sometimes think the Internet groups know more than they do. At least, we have a wide range of info. Sharon[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Doesn't surprize me that anyone in this group would have a better idea than some

Re: Carolina to Vet or Not?

2005-04-28 Thread TatorBunz
In a message dated 4/28/2005 7:00:16 AM Pacific Standard Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: a bit of dried baby's breath Baby's Breath is a poison to some cats. Very hard for their stomachs to digest. They can't tolerate it. Did she eat alot of it? Some cats are okay with it. All of mine except

O.T, - Please vote for Jada

2005-04-28 Thread Joan Doljan
Hi, One of the nice pit-bull mixes from the shelter I work with in Jersey Cityis competing to become a finalist on WCBS's Second Chance Dog Show. Please go to their website and vote for her. http://cbsnewyork.com/dogshow/ If she is a finalist, she will appear on May 6th. Thank you, Joan

RE: O.T, - Please vote for Jada

2005-04-28 Thread Doljan, Joan
Thank you! -Original Message- From: Nina [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 28, 2005 1:44 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: O.T, - Please vote for Jada Done. She's got some catching up to do though. Nina Joan Doljan wrote: Hi, One of the nice pit-bull

RE: O.T, - Please vote for Jada

2005-04-28 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Title: Message Done--by me and my co-worker! -Original Message-From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Joan DoljanSent: Thursday, April 28, 2005 10:33 AMTo: felvtalk@felineleukemia.orgSubject: O.T, - Please vote for Jada Hi, One of the nice pit-bull mixes

RE: O.T, - Please vote for Jada

2005-04-28 Thread Doljan, Joan
Title: Message Thank you! -Original Message-From: MacKenzie, Kerry N. [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 28, 2005 1:55 PMTo: felvtalk@felineleukemia.orgSubject: RE: O.T, - Please vote for Jada Done--by me and my co-worker! -Original

Nina and Gypsy/Calcium Carbonate for baby food

2005-04-28 Thread Nina
Hello everyone, I got this post from the vet that monitors the IBD list I belong to. I thought I'd pass it on to you guys for when you have to syringe feed, or resort to baby food. I don't know how much the calcium and vitamins change the taste, but it would be really nice to know they are

Ordering feline interferon

2005-04-28 Thread Melbeach
Nina/Michelle, How do your vets place orders? I know it's thru Abbeyvet. Just not sure about the exact procedure. I'm sure they want to get paid first. How does that work? -Kyle

Back again for just a moment...

2005-04-28 Thread Steve Williams
Hi all, It's been awhile. I have not been able to read the list. The email subject lines alone have been too upsetting to me. I am beginning to think I will never recover from the loss of Loki and Leeloo. I wanted to send you a link to a kind of comic book story my niece Alisha wrote for her

RE: Ordering feline interferon

2005-04-28 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Do I understand correctly one order (90 day) supply will cost $700? -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Thursday, April 28, 2005 2:27 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: Ordering feline

Re: Back again for just a moment...

2005-04-28 Thread Sheila208
In a message dated 4/28/2005 4:04:25 PM Eastern Daylight Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: http://alisha.leafglow.com/gallery/gallery36.html I loved it. Your niece is very talented. Sheila inline: Clouds.jpg

Re: Carolina to Vet or Not?

2005-04-28 Thread Gloria B. Lane
Me neither - I've learned it pays to be suspicious! Gloria At 09:38 AM 4/28/2005, you wrote: Scary, isn't it? My trust level for both vets and doctors is not very high anymore; I sometimes think the Internet groups know more than they do. At least, we have a wide range of info. Sharon [EMAIL

Re: O.T, - Please vote for Jada

2005-04-28 Thread TatorBunz
Jada's got my vote...since some of you voted for my Siamese Trio awhile back. GO JADA!!! Hi, One of the nice pit-bull mixes from the shelter I work with in Jersey Cityis competing to become a finalist on WCBS's Second Chance Dog Show. Please go to their website and vote for her.

Re: O.T, - Please vote for Jada

2005-04-28 Thread Terri Brown
I voted for her! Hope she wins! =^..^= Terri, Salome', Siggie the Tomato Vampire, Guinevere, Sammi, and 5 furangels: RuthieGirl, Samantha, Arielle, Gareth and Alec =^..^= Furkid Photos! http://mysite.verizon.net/vze7sgqa/My FeLV Site:

Re: Ordering feline interferon

2005-04-28 Thread Melbeach
I'm trying to get it. I'll be going to my regular vet in a few minutes. Maybe he already ordered. He was waiting for a response from Abbeyvet. But I did tell him I would pay down on it first. So he might be waiting for that. But if everything works out, you are on the top of my list Michelle. I

My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Tad Burnett
Yes...My little feral FeLV+ kitten died on March 30th...The same day as Steves kitty... Her name was "Baby Kitten"I did post on here and I think 2 people replyed... She didn't make the CLS thoughMaybe I didn't come on here and cry about it enough...But I..Like Steve still think of her

Re: Ordering feline interferon

2005-04-28 Thread Lernermichelle
Also , it is completely bizarre that he would make you choose between transfusing and chemo or steroids. Simon got transfusions for the very point of helping him stay strong enough for the chemo to work on him. He got 3 transfusions while on chemo. Michelle In a message dated 4/28/05

RE: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Dear Tad, I am so very sorry to hear about your Baby Kitten she must have been, and still must be a very very special kitty for you. For that matter, any kitties are very special to me, including your Baby Kitten. Even the ones I never meet, I feel the same way they are all precious

Re: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Terri Brown
Tad, How sad! I was off list from March 29until about a week ago, so I didn't know. Poor baby. But she's waiting for you at the Bridge. My furangels are looking after her, I'm sure. Big hugs to you. =^..^= Terri, Salome', Siggie the Tomato Vampire, Guinevere, Sammi, and 5 furangels:

Re: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Gloria B. Lane
Tad, I'm SO sorry - my heart goes out to you... Gloria At 05:00 PM 4/28/2005, you wrote: Yes...My little feral FeLV+ kitten died on March 30th...The same day as Steves kitty... Her name was Baby KittenI did post on here and I think 2 people replyed... She didn't make the CLS thoughMaybe

Re: OT: LAYING IN THE KITTY LITTER BOX

2005-04-28 Thread catatonya
How long have you had Cleo? Has she ever done this before? Don't you have some 'new' additions to your crew? I would take all that into account.. tCherie A Gabbert [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: But, otherwise she is acting completely normal.[EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: It can mean any kind of

RE: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Steve Williams
Tad, yes it does hurt too much to loose the young ones. I know all too well about seeing positive signs and having hope and getting even more attached than before. It's too cruel... but then you go on... and I am glad you are able to take care of, and able to have the comfort of your other

Re: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Lernermichelle
Tad, I did not get any posts about her. I am so sorry. Michelle

Re: Baby Kitty

2005-04-28 Thread PEC2851
In a message dated 4/28/2005 8:10:08 PM Eastern Daylight Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I'm CCing this to Belinda so she will but Baby Kitty on the CLS page. I'm sorry Baby Kitty got lost in the shuffle of my loss. Belinda's wonderful CLS page does help to get at least some

Re: I'm scared for Grace - dilated left pupil

2005-04-28 Thread Nina
Thanks Michelle for that ray of hope. I'm trying not to panic. Before my animals started getting sick, I was so calm in crisis conditions. That's all shot to h**l now. Nina [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nina, I think it could be a sign of something serious, but I also seem to remember someone

Re: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Barb Moermond
Tad, I am so sorry - the loss of a youngster can hit very hard. My stepdad rescued a kitten he saw thrown from a truck, it's sibling didn't make the landing, and she died less than a week later - tiny little thing, just barely a handful - from starvation induced pneumonia... There was nothing they

Re: I'm scared for Grace - dilated left pupil

2005-04-28 Thread Barb Moermond
Nina, go search in the archives from 1998, my Ninja had strange pupil issues and there was nothing at all wrong with her eyes. She had uneven dilation and it would changeoccasionally as to which eye was more dilated, but they were both more dilated than normal. My vet even checked her ocular

RE: I'm scared for Grace - dilated left pupil

2005-04-28 Thread Chris
My Big Boy (FELV+) sometimes gets this but doesn't seem to cause any problems It seems to come go but I can't really attribute it to anything in particular I've also read that it occurs more in FELV+ cats Chris [EMAIL PROTECTED] -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Re: I'm scared for Grace - dilated left pupil

2005-04-28 Thread Nina
I forgot to mention that my vet also said that this is not unheard of with FelV kitties. Nina

Re: My Baby Kitten DIED

2005-04-28 Thread Nina
Oh Barb, I remember that kitten. It is so sad to lose them so young. I think the pain is amplified when we take them in praying for miracles, almost expecting them to happen. It's like what happened to Tad, they bounce back, you think you've saved them and then wham, heartache. Rescue is