Re: [Felvtalk] testing a new cat ~ when and what test

2008-09-23 Thread Kelley Saveika
Hi Laurie, Personally we only test cats once with the SNAP test if it comes back negative. We start the vaccination series immediately upon getting a negative SNAP result. Certainly I wouldn't go to the expense of an IFA if you have a previous negative SNAP test. But, as everything, it is an

Re: [Felvtalk] testing a new cat ~ when and what test

2008-09-22 Thread catatonya
Most people will probably suggest another test, but I would be satisfied with another snap test. If all your own cats are negative and vaccinated I doubt there would be a problem. (Seriously doubt. like 99-1) even if she tested positive and you mixed her with adult vaccinated cats.

Re: [Felvtalk] testing a new cat ~ when and what test

2008-09-22 Thread Laurieskatz
:09 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] testing a new cat ~ when and what test Most people will probably suggest another test, but I would be satisfied with another snap test. If all your own cats are negative and vaccinated I doubt there would be a problem. (Seriously

[Felvtalk] testing a new cat ~ when and what test

2008-09-21 Thread Laurieskatz
I rescued a mama kitty and one kitten 2 months ago. Both mama and kitten tested negative for FeLV August 3. Mama stayed at vet office for 19 days. Lots of cats go through there because she is low cost SN who works with rescue. Mama has been at my house in a two room suite (with 2 sets of doors