Re: [Felvtalk] FelV kitten

2016-12-24 Thread Amani Oakley
Frankly, it is not too late at all for the Winstrol. I have seen it pull back cats with a much much lower haematocrit than Robert is seeing. Amani -Original Message- From: Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Lorrie Sent: December-24-16 5:49 PM To:

Re: [Felvtalk] Felvtalk Digest, Vol 32, Issue 58

2016-12-24 Thread Amani Oakley
Bob At 14 haematocrit, you've got a ways to go before your boy is in crisis. I know you have tried everything Bob, and you are struggling with costs, but if you could find a vet to prescribe the drug combination we have discussed, would you do it? It isn’t all that expensive really. If you

[Felvtalk] FelV kitten

2016-12-24 Thread Lorrie
Robert, I am so sorry you are going thru this. I have lost many kittens who were born with the virus, which they got from their mother who was feral. All these precious kittens died at less than a year. At first they were so playful and looked so healthy I thought the two tests I'd had were

Re: [Felvtalk] Felvtalk Digest, Vol 32, Issue 58

2016-12-24 Thread Margo
Robert I am so very sorry. I don't have any answers for you. I don't think there's any way to judge how long your baby has, there are too many factors that can contribute. Much depends on how quickly the count has dropped, or is dropping. Some cats adjust well, ad can be comfortable for a

Re: [Felvtalk] Felvtalk Digest, Vol 32, Issue 58

2016-12-24 Thread Amy Glunt
Robert, Have you tried Pet-Tinic or Liqui-Tinic? They are liquid iron supplements for cats. I have a bottle that I haven't used much of, I'm happy to mail it to you if you send me your address directly. Not sure how much it would help your boy, but it's better than nothing. Amy Sent from my

Re: [Felvtalk] Felvtalk Digest, Vol 32, Issue 58

2016-12-24 Thread ROBERT CHAPEL
Amani et al Any idea of the life expectancy of untreated non regenerative anemia in a FeLV catGot a call on Yogi's  Most Recent Bloodwork and the vet states HCT of 14 and non regenerative anemia  I was taken aback and didn't ask nearly enough questions but it was VERY clear that