Re: Felvtalk - introduction - Chewie and Stitch

2007-04-11 Thread elizabeth trent
Hi Joe - welcome. I'm glad you found us -- this is the place to be. I'm a little behind on posts and will have to catch up but just wanted to let you know that you and Stitch have every reason to have hope. Don't ever hesitate to ask questions. elizabeth On 4/9/07, Joe Reil [EMAIL

Re: sigh. don't forget to keep checking for recall news.

2007-04-11 Thread dede hicken
Hey, MaryChristine, how about spaying and neutering Pet Food officials? OK, I can't believe I am thinking this, but does anyone on this list make their own food? I will have to go no mil tomorrow, but i am really considering this. I don't know if i will ever be able to completely do it...I have

Re: sigh. don't forget to keep checking for recall news.

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
Pitcairn has a book out (available at Amazon.com) that has recipes as do several other people (same source). I've started doing a lot of cooking for Dixie Louise. She isn't really fond of the change but will get used to it. A can of mackerel runs about $1 a pound and chicken and turkey can be

Re: What to do with feral cat attacking my cats

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
Late but: Spray the blanket you cover the cage with Feliway and try not to use a blanket that has been washed in detergent or fabric softener with fragrance. Traps can be picked up at most Farm/Feed Stores too. If you have men who will

Re: sigh. don't forget to keep checking for recall news.

2007-04-11 Thread TenHouseCats
i've got a copy of dr pitcairn's book (newest is the 3rd edition) on order, as well as a used copy of donald strombeck's. those are the two that my source highly recommends--but the strombeck one is a veterinary textbook and very pricey unless you look around. (it says it has 210 recipes

Re: pungent urine

2007-04-11 Thread Melissa Lind
Great news-we were able to sleep last night! The smell has already dissipated (knock on wood). Maybe he just had some squirts of really stinky stuff to get out. We can only hope. I spent yesterday monitoring candles all over the house, baking cookies, chili, anything to mask the smell! I found

RE: OT-ARGH to Pet Health Pharmacy

2007-04-11 Thread Melissa Lind
Kelly, That's great that you live out of the city. We plan to live on the edge of town, well, in a town our size, that's not too hard-technically we're on the edge anyway-but I think I can convince my husband that if he gets to build a big garage/man cave, that I get part of it for a shelter! But,

Re: Nutro Max tainted...

2007-04-11 Thread cindy reasoner
I went Saturday and bought some cans of Wellness and Evangers for my cats. Of course they wouldn't eat the stuff. I want to feed them better foods but they won't eat it. Any ideas? Thanks, Cindy Reasoner --- Nina [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Does anyone have the ingredients list for the

Fwd: [feline-hyperT] OT: MORE BAD CAT FOOD

2007-04-11 Thread wendy
Note: forwarded message attached. Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world: Indeed it is the only thing that ever has! ~~~ Margaret Meade ~~~

More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Joey has lost 3 ounces of the 7 ounces he previously regained. The vet says for me to not syringe feed him because if I force him to eat when he doesn't want to it will just make him throw up and make him sickly. So do yall have any suggestions for convincing him to eat? He seems to like all

Home made turkey recipe

2007-04-11 Thread Nina
I'll send you the recipe, but there are also prepackaged supplements made to mix with raw food to help make them complete. Before I started adding my own supplements to raw food for Gypsy, (she eats the cooked turkey diet now), I used Feline Future's Instincts TC:

Re: pungent urine

2007-04-11 Thread Nina
That's good news Melissa. As far as I'm concerned, no good news is trivial, we need as much of it as we can get! There is nothing like the pungent aroma of intact Tom cat! Before I could my FIV boy Starman neutered, I had to take him back and forth to a long-distant vet several times. He was

Re: OT-ARGH to Pet Health Pharmacy - Feral group

2007-04-11 Thread Nina
Hooray for you Melissa!! There's lots of good info out there to help with the education project. Why don't you take a peek at the feral group on Yahoo: http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/feral_cats/You are so right in saying that feeding without s/n adds to the problem instead of helping

Check out MenuFoodsClassAction : Menu Foods Class Action

2007-04-11 Thread TatorBunz
This is a yahoo group that has over 1000 members with people coming forward that have ill pets or pets that have passed on. _Click here: MenuFoodsClassAction : Menu Foods Class Action_ (http://health.groups.yahoo.com/group/MenuFoodsClassAction/)

Joey - mass in stomach - cancer?

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Does cancer cause anemia? I'm getting way out of my depth here. -- Rescuties - Saving the world, one cat at a time. http://www.rescuties.org Vist the Rescuties store and save a kitty life! http://astore.amazon.com/rescuties-20 Please help Joey!

Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread TatorBunz
I would love to have the recipe as well. Actually, at this point I would like to have all kinds of recipes pertaining to both cat and dog foods. I'm stopping canned foods. I can't take the aggravation anymore due to recalls. I have several cases and single cans of recalled foods that have

RE: OK, I am freaking out

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Kelley - please don't freak out -- Most importantly, how is he doing clinically? Don't get too caught in the numbers, as most importantly, how is he doing and behaving? Even if all the numbers are fine, if a kitty is not acting well, it's a concern.. the reverse is true -- You really need

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Is he not eating at all? What is his eating habit right now? Not all cats will throw up, you really have to evaluate it individually as none of my cat I syringed fed never never threw up (some did not like me doing it..) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL

Re: OK, I am freaking out

2007-04-11 Thread elizabeth trent
Kelley, I am not the most knowledgable person to answer this - but FeVL+ can cause symptoms throughout the system and they are not necessarily consistent from one cat to another. This is, at least, my understanding based on information from my vet. I'm sorry I've been having trouble keeping up

Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread Nina
Hey Dede, I have been making a homemade cooked turkey food for my IBD girl Gypsy for over a year now. I too have so many to feed that it's hard to imagine making homemade food for everyone, but I'm starting to consider it. I'll send it to you off list for you to look at. I'm thinking that

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
He is eating some, but not as much as last week. The doctor says the lesion on his tongue could be from FELV? or it could be from me giving him the pills..if they are staying on his tongue too long... He says it is not an infection. If it does not go away he wants to biopsy it. I am thinking

Re: OK, I am freaking out

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Elizabeth, His previous owners told me he was tested for FELV and was neg. They do not have any vet records and he is a senior cat, so it is hard for me to imagine that he has had FELV and not had proper care and lived this long. But I guess you never know. He is declawed and neutered, so I

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Kelley -- the weight he lost is not that much -- I actually weigh some of my kitties every single day for different reasons.. but they do fractuate throughout the day and throughout the week even if there is nothing wrong -- I would really suggest before you going to extreme measurement of

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread elizabeth trent
I bet you are exactly right about why he isn't eating as much. Is he drinking plenty of water? Maybe he would like some of the fancy feast that is just in the plain 'pate' form?...or maybe some baby food? Bless his little heart. Please pat him on the head for me. elizabeth On 4/11/07,

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
I agree also - if he is dehydrated, it will also impact the weight - how is he losing weight? What portion does he look skinny? On the spinal cord area? Or all over? _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of elizabeth trent Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
I will send the values from the other blood test when I get home. The X-ray is showing a suspicious mass in his tummy, but that would not cause issues with his mouth would it? On 4/11/07, Hideyo Yamamoto [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Kelley -- the weight he lost is not that much -- I actually

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
No, the mass in the tummy itself wouldn't -- whatever is causing the mass could cause ulcers if again it's viral related, I think.. how about ultrasound - it's less invasive than biopsy and you can stay with him while they do and it only takes 15 mins or so and no anesthesia is necessary and it

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
His spinal cord. He does not look so skinny, though. Here is his picture from 2 nights ago: http://rescuties.rescuegroups.org/images/dynapage/s689dpi7.jpg On 4/11/07, Hideyo Yamamoto [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I agree also – if he is dehydrated, it will also impact the weight – how is he

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
No, the biopsy was for his tongue. He needs an ultrasound for his tummy, but I don't have the money. Ultrasounds are very expensive. On 4/11/07, Kelley Saveika [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: His spinal cord. He does not look so skinny, though. Here is his picture from 2 nights ago:

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread elizabeth trent
awwwhe's such a sweetie. elizabeth On 4/11/07, Kelley Saveika [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: His spinal cord. He does not look so skinny, though. Here is his picture from 2 nights ago: http://rescuties.rescuegroups.org/images/dynapage/s689dpi7.jpg On 4/11/07, Hideyo Yamamoto [EMAIL

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Elizabeth..doesn't he look fineI don't understand how he can have all this wrong with him and still seem ok... On 4/11/07, elizabeth trent [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: awwwhe's such a sweetie. elizabeth On 4/11/07, Kelley Saveika [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: His spinal cord. He does not

Re: Nutro Max tainted...

2007-04-11 Thread Susan Tillman
On Wed, 11 Apr 2007 07:27:15 -0700 (PDT) cindy reasoner [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I went Saturday and bought some cans of Wellness and Evangers for my cats. Of course they wouldn't eat the stuff. I want to feed them better foods but they won't eat it. Any ideas? Cindy, My cat, Shane,

firefighters address

2007-04-11 Thread dede hicken
Hey everyone, someone asked for the info on the firefighter who was burned in the Jax HS fire. His name is Capt. Scott Dennis Firestation 50 12701 Beach Blvd. Jacksonville, Fl. 32216. I am not certain of the zip. It is the same one fas for the Humane Soc. so i think it is correct. I will

Re: firefighters address

2007-04-11 Thread Nina
Thank you so much for posting Scott's address. I can't remember if it was this list that I heard this, but someone said that this man had gone back into the fire to open cages and smash windows to give the cats a chance to escape. That's when he was injured. Bless him, bless him. I woke up

Re: sigh. don't forget to keep checking for recall news.

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
Where did you find it? I don't mind checking the (one) grocery regularly for sales on meat (right now I am fixing sirloin steak for her--the last day they could market it so it is very affordable) but I am concerned about the needed add ins. I am putting Just Born and Transfer Factor Feline

Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread tamara stickler
Nina, Please post recipe ON list. I'd like to see it too. Thanks, Tamara Nina [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hey Dede, I have been making a homemade cooked turkey food for my IBD girl Gypsy for over a year now. I too have so many to feed that it's hard to imagine making homemade food

Re: firefighters address

2007-04-11 Thread dede hicken
Yes, he had tried to open as many cages as he could. All the cats,and puppies were in that area. He had 2 puppies in his arms when the roof came down. They said he was the last man out I am still waiting to find out about Scooter, but probably won't know until Fri. Take care, Dede --- Nina

Re: sigh. don't forget to keep checking for recall news.

2007-04-11 Thread TenHouseCats
i just did a search for donald strombeck, and actually found a deal where you could get both the 3rd edition of pitcairn AND strombeck for less than what a lot of used bookstores have strombeck alone for. um, i think it was amazon.com-- i don't have a credit card, so i sent the link to a

Re: OK, I am freaking out

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
SSSE: Either find an AC or a volunteer group of ACs or do it yourself: Check in with Joey and find out what is going on. And, more importantly, what he wants. Listen with your heart, not your brain or to your vet unless you are lucky

Re: Nutro Max tainted...

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
Mix in high fat stuff--chicken fat, butter etc. Then decrease and work from there. The Wellness kitten formula is a good ground breaker. I have the same problem. Dixie and I are experimenting with home made and better processed foods. Don't forget to explain to your little friends why

Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
A lot of these stores will give refunds or in-store credit for the food. I have a bunch of cans of FF not on the recall list. However, the Kroger's here says it will give me in store credit for them even without a receipt. If you have men

Re: firefighters address

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
OK. I missed the address of the firefighter. Can I get you to repost the name and address? Thanks. If you have men who will exclude any of God's creatures from the shelter of compassion and

Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread Nina
Aunt Darla’s Irish Turkey In large bowl, combine dry ingredients: * Cooked Turkey: Minced 3 -4 cups (1.2 -1.5 lbs) * Med boiled Egg: 2 finely minced whole * Cooked turkey liver heart: minced (or 20,000 IU Vita A 400 IU Vita D) In small bowl, combine supplements: * Taurine: 4000 mg * Bone

Re: Nutro Max tainted...

2007-04-11 Thread cindy reasoner
Yes they do. To make matter worst my Katie is diabetic so I have to feed her a low carb. food. She likes Fancy Feast but I am still nervous feeding it to her. Although, none of my crew have acted like they are sick (fingers crossed). I will try the Felidae and Artemis and see if they will eat

Re: Nutro Max tainted...

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
I am always surprised when I hear people say this. My guys devour Felidae the same as anything else. I did get some donated Felidae Platinum at one time, and while they were not quite as thrilled, they did eat it with no complaints. Felidae is a lot better than the food at the grocery store,

Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread tamara stickler
Thanks Nina! Nina [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Aunt Darla’s Irish Turkey In large bowl, combine dry ingredients: * Cooked Turkey: Minced 3 -4 cups (1.2 -1.5 lbs) * Med boiled Egg: 2 finely minced whole * Cooked turkey liver heart: minced (or 20,000 IU Vita A 400 IU Vita D) In small bowl,

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
I am not understanding -- what make you think that he can have all this wrong -- as all I see is low RBC and high WBC -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Kelley Saveika Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 11:29 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
He looks so cute!! -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Kelley Saveika Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 11:26 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: More info on Joey His spinal cord. He does not look so

Purina cat foods

2007-04-11 Thread Kerry Roach
Hi guys, I have been checking everywhere and haven't found any purina cat foods that have been recalled.. I feed fancy feast to Inky and Hills k/d. Also, I feed cat chow and friskies to the outside kitties..I haven't seen anything on 9-lives either..Please let me know if this info is

Re: Purina cat foods

2007-04-11 Thread Leslie Lawther
*We have not seen anything on these foods either... but our rescue has pulled all the foods with wheat gluten until further information on what is causing this problem with the wheat gluten is. Looks like in the wet food... all the loaf type foods don't seem to have the wheat gluten in them...

suspicious email

2007-04-11 Thread Melissa Lind
Hi all, I have posted two cats (Ashley and Cassidy) on petfinder.org and Cassidy on the FeLV adoption site. I have to borrow a digital camera since my flash broke, then I'll have pictures of Nonie (the new arrival). I received this email twice today: I have a new email address! You can now

Re: Purina cat foods

2007-04-11 Thread cindy reasoner
Kerry, I have been checking to see if there is any news regarding Purina. I haven't found anything on Fancy Feast, Friskies or Cat Chow. I talked to a lady with Purina on Saturday and she said that only the can Alpo dog food was being recalled along with Might Dog pouches. I can't remember the

RE: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
I think you should make a bunch and sell some to me..:) -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Nina Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 2:21 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: Home made turkey recipe/more recipes Aunt Darla's Irish

Re: suspicious email

2007-04-11 Thread Leslie Lawther
*Doesn't sound like anyone I'd adopt to!* *Leslie =^..^=* On 4/11/07, Melissa Lind [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, I have posted two cats (Ashley and Cassidy) on petfinder.org and Cassidy on the FeLV adoption site. I have to borrow a digital camera since my flash broke, then I'll have

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Hi Hideyo, He for sure has anemia. He may have cancer - we cant' tell until I save $ for sonogram. He has an ulcerated area on his tongue that has my vet concerned. He is worried about the possibility of FELV.That is a lot of stuff for one cat to have wrong. The female buddy he came in with

Re: suspicious email

2007-04-11 Thread Gussies mom
This is the same kind of thing that goes on on Craig's list. A variation of the Nigerian scams. They send you a large check (way over the price of the pet). After it clears you are supposed to send the difference back. Then the check is found to be bogus and you owe the bank the money.

RE: suspicious email

2007-04-11 Thread Chris
This is a scam. Apparently the way this works is that the guy sends you a bogus money order for the transport of the animal. Then he tells you that he mistakenly sent you too much so could you just please send him a check for the difference. Once you send the check, you never hear from

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
I am sorry, I did not minimize your concerns by any means --- since my household is always lots of kaos, my standard is probably off -- Lots of my kitties have had anemia problems and it can be a life threatening, I lost 6 kitties to anemia during the past several months already, so I know that

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Ok, here is his other bloodwork. ALB 2.5 ALKP 25 ALT 43 AMYL 1743 BUN 48 CA 9.8 CHOL 209 CREA 1.5 GLOB 7.5 GLU 146 PHOS 5.4 THL 0.7 TP 10.1 I had Blood Chemistry and CBC on his female buddy done...I have the result in the car but they are inconclusive. So we are waiting for urine to see if it

RE: more added to the list--including cat dog treats

2007-04-11 Thread Melissa Lind
Prayers going out for Ginger! You're not stupid! Bless you for all the work you go to for these babies! Melissa _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 5:00 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: more

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Belinda
Kelley, I just got a new appetite stimulant from the vets, Fred has lost a pound in 2 weeks. He is eating but not nearly enough, he is getting another feeding tube tenatively on Friday. But she asked me to try this appetite stimulant first, it is dosed an 1/8 to a 1/4 pill every 3

RE: suspicious email

2007-04-11 Thread Melissa Lind
I'm glad to hear that many of you recognized this earlier! My sis-in-law was a target for the Nigerian scam when they were trying to sell their house. Luckily a realtor caught it before they accepted a phony check! I can't believe they're doing it with pets! Crazy! I'll watch out for any more of

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Do you have bilburin values? Did THL mean TBL? His TP/Gloub is very high? Did he get tested for the corona virus titers? I am a bit concerned that this mimics some of the blood work from the kitties I lost to FIP (anemia, high globulin and low ALB and high AMYL), but he is not a young kitty

RE: more added to the list--including cat dog treats

2007-04-11 Thread Debbie
To Patti, Do not feel guilty. Sounds to me like you do great by your pets. At least you give to the amount you are able. I doubt it matters on brands anyhow. Seems to me all the companies are going to buy cheaper ingredients to make a higher profit margin. We were feeding our dogs Prime Cuts

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
You might also want to start giving him a sub Q fluid (may be every other day - like 100 cc??) as some of his kidney values are high normal range - -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Hideyo Yamamoto Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 4:10 PM

Re: Joey - mass in stomach - cancer?

2007-04-11 Thread Belinda
Cancer can cause anemia, Bailey's first symptom was anemia. -- Belinda happiness is being owned by cats ... Be-Mi-Kitties http://bemikitties.com Post Adoptable FeLV/FIV/FIP Cats/Kittens http://adopt.bemikitties.com FeLV Candlelight Service http://bemikitties.com/cls HostDesign4U.com

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Could you post your female kitty's blood work anyway? Your vet may not have much experience with FIP if he did not say anything about it by looking at the blood work - and lots of vets don't know how to look at the blood result for FIP illness. -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food ...

2007-04-11 Thread TatorBunz
Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food NUTRO RECALLS ALL WET FOOD CONTAINING WHEAT GLUTEN _http://www.consumerhttp://www.chttp://www.chttp://www.chttp://wwhtt_ (http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2007/04/pet_food_recall20.htmCornell%20Scientis

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Yes, Kitty's bloodwork (they called her Kitty for 12 years so who am I to change it). ALB 3.0 ALKP 294 ALT 78 AMYL 849 BUN 39 CA 10.6 CHOL 155 CREA 1.1 GLOB 6.0 GLU 171 PHOS 5.6 TBIL 0.3 TP 9.0 He has written hypothyroidism, chronic hepatitis, lipiodosis, and some other stuf I can't read. WBC

Need both Cat/Dog Recipes

2007-04-11 Thread TatorBunz
Hi all, If you guys have dog recipes can you send me off the list? As well as cat food recipes? I have a friend that a purebred German shepherd that was also a beautiful show-dog die last week due to food recalls. He had great bloodlines. Was going to get one of his pups this fall as a

Re: more added to the list--including cat dog treats

2007-04-11 Thread Marylyn
Don't kick yourself for feeding animals. This is not your fault. We do the best we can do with what we know at the time. And Bart really loves youhe may come back as a housecat now that he knows some people can love instead of hurt.

My apology: Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food ...

2007-04-11 Thread TatorBunz
corrected link _http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2007/04/pet_food_recall20.html_ (http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2007/04/pet_food_recall20.html) Terrie Mohr-Forker TAZZY'S ANIMAL TRANSPORTS SIAMESE COLLIE RESCUE Donations accepted at: _https://www.paypal.com/_

Re: My apology: Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food ...

2007-04-11 Thread elizabeth trent
Thank you, MCthis is infuriating. elizabeth On 4/11/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: *corrected link* ** *http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2007/04/pet_food_recall20.html* *Terrie Mohr-Forker TAZZY'S ANIMAL TRANSPORTS SIAMESE COLLIE RESCUE Donations accepted at:

Re: suspicious email

2007-04-11 Thread wendy
Do you live in the uk? His email addy is from there. :) Wendy --- Melissa Lind [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi all, I have posted two cats (Ashley and Cassidy) on petfinder.org and Cassidy on the FeLV adoption site. I have to borrow a digital camera since my flash broke, then I'll have

RE: My apology: Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in PetFood ...

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Which food is it? Sorry, I can't open the link somehow-- _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of elizabeth trent Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 6:54 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: My apology: Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
I think it's her liver -- is she on IV? I would ask the vet to give her IV and flush it out and it's very very important to you syringe feed her --it might be the beginning of fatty liver disease as she was a pretty good size kitty before she lost weight.. Get SAMe from the health food store

Re: My apology: Cornell Scientists Find A Second Contaminant in Pet Food ...

2007-04-11 Thread TenHouseCats
hee hee, wasn't even me this time! On 4/11/07, elizabeth trent [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Thank you, MCthis is infuriating. elizabeth On 4/11/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: *corrected link* ** *http://www.consumeraffairs.com/news04/2007/04/pet_food_recall20.html *

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Kelley Saveika
Not yet. She is at the vet tonight. They could not get urine today. So they are going to get urine, and they syringe fed her for today. I do syringe feed her, but she vomits it up about half the time. I think if she does not have diabetes, then they will run a thyroid. He is ruling out one

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Kelley - she does not have diabete - her gloucose is not high at all -- you need to bring her home -- many cats do not pee when stressed and it's really bad for a kitty with liver problem. They can easily stick a needle to get sterile urine sample if you need to.. and she is not going to pee there

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread wendy
Hey Kelley, Just wanted to let you know I was thinking about you and Joey. I'm just south of your neck of the woods in San Antonio for a conference this week. I hope you find out soon what's going on with Joey. I was only able to read a few emails today so I'm not sure all that's going on with

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Kelley - now I am looking at Kitty's bloodwork, I am pretty sure that you meant TBIL and not TFIL for Joey's blood work. IF so, I am worried that there is a chance that he may have FIP... here's the blood work you emailed to me earlier .. Elevated AMYL, GLOUB, TBL and low RBC - is there anyway

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
There is someone on FIP list who has FIP and her kitty died and wanted to sell it to someone, if you are interested in, I can ask her - -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Hideyo Yamamoto Sent: Wednesday, April 11, 2007 9:00 PM To:

Re: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread wendy
Lipidosis is the same thing as fatty liver disease, if I'm not mistaken. Is the vet saying Joey has this??? This is very serious if so; it's related to the lack of food. I hope Joey is ok Kelley. :) Wendy --- Kelley Saveika [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Yes, Kitty's bloodwork (they called her

cat-fud chat

2007-04-11 Thread TenHouseCats
they still haven't posted the formal transcript yet, so i'll pull a copy out of the ether (i get to do these things when i put on my spandex hostie uniform) and see if phaewyrn will stick it up on her site so we can all link to it... HOWEVER, i will tell you what christie and all the books

RE: More info on Joey

2007-04-11 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Hi, Kelley - she vomits because she feels nauseated when the food is put in her mouth and she is nauseated because of her liver problem and it's a common sytmpoms for liver problems. Liver has a great recoupbability to recover, however, early treatment is very critical.. once a cat becomes