Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-09 Thread dlgegg
Folks around here laugh because I stop and move turtles across the road so they won't get hit. I even move snakes out of the way when working in the garden. Will admit that it is usually cool and they can't move too fast so copperheads, rattlers and spread heads get moved to the other side of

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-09 Thread longhornfans
:38 To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Reply-to: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw Folks around here laugh because I stop and move turtles across the road so they won't get hit. I even move snakes out of the way when working in the garden. Will admit that it is usually cool

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Lorrie
You declawed your cat? I will send you some information about this. It is NOT a good thing to do. People don't realize what's involved when a cat is declawed. They think it's just a manicure, but it's actually amputation of the digit of each toe along with the nail. It's a very serious and

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Kathryn Hargreaves
Also: http://www.*pawproject*.*org*/ http://www.pawproject.org/ Technically, it's like getting your fingers cut off at the first knuckle, except that all that cats have for fingers are their claws. So it's really like having all your entire fingers (and thumbs) cut off, so you can't pick up

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
I no longer declaw my cats, Zoey passed away a week ago, I no longer declaw my cats.   From: Lorrie felineres...@frontier.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2012 7:45 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw You declawed your cat?  I

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
. From: Kathryn Hargreaves khargrea...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2012 8:45 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw Also: http://www.pawproject.org/   Technically, it's like getting your fingers cut off at the first knuckle, except that all that cats have

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Edna Taylor
with what she did. Declawing is cruel and inhumane :( Joslin, I am sorry for your loss of Zoey :( Edna Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2012 06:10:58 -0700 From: joslinir...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw I no longer declaw my cats, Zoey passed away a week ago, I

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2012 10:25 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw Lorrie,  I agree with you 100%.  My Mom has wanted to adopt several kittens I have had in the past and I have always told her NO because she declaws, then she complains that her cats aren't as sweet

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Susan
: joslinir...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw I no longer declaw my cats, Zoey passed away a week ago, I no longer declaw my cats. From: Lorrie felineres...@frontier.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 4, 2012 7:45 AM

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Lorrie
Edna, Can't say I blame you for not backing down on the declawing. My mom didn't even like cats enough to adopt one. I never figured out how I became such an animal lover, because I was always dragging home injured animals and Mom would say Get that filthy thing out of here. If my mom saw how

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Marcia
My mom didn't like cats either, but I know where I came from. My gramma loved dogs and cats and I spent a log of time with her. My Mom loved loved dogs, we had 12 collies living with us, but NO CATS!! Sent from my iPhone On Oct 4, 2012, at 3:34 PM, Lorrie felineres...@frontier.com wrote: