Re: [Felvtalk] anemia and negative IFA

2012-12-25 Thread Sharyl
Dave I would have your other cat tested.  I find it hard to believe that an indoor only cat suddenly tests positive.  Here is the link to a flow chart I found helpful to understand the test results http://www.felineleukemia.org/felvhlth.html   Hope it helps Sharyl

[Felvtalk] Re anemia and negative IFA (Dave)

2012-12-25 Thread Lorrie
Dave, I'm no expert by any means, but I have had a bit of experience with FelV as I have 16 cats at home and more in my own rescue shelter in a building I bought in 2004 and made into a cageless sanctuary for cats. I have several FelV cats there. The only thing I can think of regarding Tux is

Re: [Felvtalk] Re anemia and negative IFA (Dave)

2012-12-25 Thread Dave Arthurs
Thanks for the info. We've had Tux and her litter mate, Jet, since they were around 6 months old. Both were tested and negative when they were spayed at 9 months. If they were exposed it had to be 4.5 years ago and then they both had false negative elisa tests. We are going to test Jet. I'll