Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-12 Thread Lorrie
Absolute emergency A blocked cat who cannot urinate will die. Get to the vet ASAP, and then join the FLUTD group. (Feline lower urinary tract) fl...@yahoogroups.com THey have taught me so much. BTW, the name of the surgery is perineal uresthrostomy or PU surgery. Lorrie On 09-11,

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Shelley Theye
Hi Bonnie, So sorry that Lucky is having urinary issues. If he is going in the litter box and crying, and not producing urine, I would take him back in or call the vet immediately. Did he have the surgery to remove his penis, can't think of the name of it, sorry, or did he just have a

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Margo
the uroeze, there are other brands that may be more palatable. Try different kinds. Wishing you both the best, Margo -Original Message- From: Bonnie Hogue <ho...@sonic.net>Sent: Sep 10, 2013 11:37 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals <ZZZ!--[if 9]

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Beth
I agree, left alone the condition is lethal.   Don't Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org   From: Shelley Theye ve...@bellsouth.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 7:46 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Bonnie Hogue
Of Beth Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 7:41 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals I agree, left alone the condition is lethal. Don't Litter, Fix Your Critter! http://us.i1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/i/mesg/tsmileys2/21.gif www.Furkids.org

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Bonnie Hogue
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Margo Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 7:08 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals Hi Bonnie, I can relate. Two of my positives are also struvite crystal formers.Two main

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Shelley Theye
: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals I agree, left alone the condition is lethal. Don't Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org From: Shelley Theye ve...@bellsouth.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 7:46 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Beth
: Bonnie Hogue ho...@sonic.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 11:19 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals Gosh, thanks so much for the encouragement.  I just called made an appointment to take Lucky back to the vet in 45 minutes.  And I’ll

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread dlgegg
2 things I can think of right away, does he get enough water and try some apple cider vinegar, not th ovcer processed stuff, get Bragg's, shake it up and add a few drops to his water. I have gone thru this with both males and females. Doesn't always work, sometimes I get it started too late.

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread dlgegg
Struvite crystals have always been the cu;print here. Margo toomanykitti...@earthlink.net wrote: ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread dlgegg
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals I agree, left alone the condition is lethal. Don't Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org From: Shelley Theye ve...@bellsouth.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 7:46 AM Subject

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread dlgegg
Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org   From: Bonnie Hogue ho...@sonic.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 11:19 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals Gosh, thanks so much for the encouragement.  I just

Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-11 Thread Bonnie Hogue
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of dlg...@windstream.net Sent: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 1:03 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals Struvite crystals have always been the cu;print here. Margo toomanykitti...@earthlink.net

[Felvtalk] Male Cat Urinary Crystals

2013-09-10 Thread Bonnie Hogue
Poor Lucky. He had a bad u.t.i. about 10 days ago. Went to the vet; crystals in urine (it's happened before, in fact he had surgery to widen the urethra). Vet prescribed antibiotics (he just finished them today). Also a pill called Uroeze to help keep crystals from forming (3x daily!). But he