[Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread dppl dppl
I have been posting here about a positive kitten I found but now need help with my 13 year old cat.  In summary, can anyone direct me to a website discussion group on topic realted to fluid in lungs to help me  Details are:I took her to the vet today b/c she had a discharge from her eye wasn't

Re: [Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread Melinda Kerr
Kitty needs to be properly diagnosed. Both of my babies have lymphoma. One was diagnosed with X-ray, ultrasound and fine needle aspirate and the other with X-ray and fine needle aspirate. They both receive chemo (Fuji for 20 months now). Both cats are relatively healthy considering their

Re: [Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread dppl dppl
 Melinda, thanks for taking the time to respond so quickly. My fear is, if this vet didn't want to draw blood since she said cat's gums started turning blue, how will she  endure further testing?  How much stress should I put her through? She was born to a feral cat, I have had her over 13

Re: [Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread MaiMaiPG
Talk to a holist vet (MHO). Kitty and Dixie, feral similar to yours, did wonderfully with the care of both a holistic vet and a regular vet. I know, I am blessed to have both and they respect each other. Also, if possible, find another regular vet. Killing a cat without symptoms and

Re: [Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread GRAS
My vet is and his assistant have become expert in dealing with feral cats by using towels/blankets to wrap and rewrap as needed for examinations. I have also learned this in dealing with feral cats. You could also get some Bach Flower Remedy - RESCUE, use it in the cat's water, you can put it

Re: [Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread MaiMaiPG
And maybe some spray catnip concentrate On Mar 3, 2012, at 5:47 PM, GRAS wrote: My vet is and his assistant have become expert in dealing with feral cats by using towels/blankets to wrap and rewrap as needed for examinations. I have also learned this in dealing with feral cats. You

Re: [Felvtalk] Off topic but if anyone can help with info? fluid in lungs

2012-03-03 Thread GRAS
Better test it out before going to the vet since every cat responds differently to catnip, some get mellow, happy, and others might get very agitated and even aggressive.. From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of MaiMaiPG Sent: