[Felvtalk] No way to treat a friend

2010-09-04 Thread LauraM
OK, this doesn't have anything to do with FeLV, so I apologize.but a few incidents happened at the shelter today that really made me angry, and really made me sick of the way animals are treated in our society - as disposable property, with no feelings, no thoughts, no value. An

Re: [Felvtalk] No way to treat a friend

2010-09-04 Thread Sharyl
Laura, I'm so sorry you've had such a tough day. I do TNR with feral colonies and understand how frustrating it can be. You make a difference for these animals. Please try to focus on the good you do when having to deal with so many dimwits. Sharyl --- On Sat, 9/4/10, LauraM

Re: [Felvtalk] No way to treat a friend

2010-09-04 Thread LauraM
especially after all I've been through in the past several weeks with Tiger. I don't have any money, either. But I could never imagine leaving my good friend at a kill shelter.   ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] No way to treat a friend

2010-09-04 Thread Natalie
Dear Laura M., Rant all you want - it's good for your soul to vent - we all need it at times. I am in a lot better circumstances because I am a private rescue, no euthanasia, but I have to deal with picking up all the discarded animals and with those phone calls that always start with I've got

Re: [Felvtalk] No way to treat a friend

2010-09-04 Thread Kim
Laura M, I totally understand your need to vent and what you vent about are the same things I vent about constantly. Just this week I went to the shelter to get out a momma cat that had four kittens the day after she was left therehere they can just file out papers and place them in a crate

Re: [Felvtalk] No way to treat a friend

2010-09-04 Thread Natalie
The biggest problem is that because of all those stupid, selfish, ignorant and irresponsible people, people like us are tormented emotionally, physically, and financially drained.may they rot in hell, except that's not soon enough for me! A stupid woman in Brooklyn, where cats are running