RE:Vaccinating kittens of unknown status against FeLV?

2007-08-05 Thread catatonya
I've always been told it doesn't hurt to vaccinate a positive cat. If I had a kitten that tested positive I would vaccinate it anyway hoping that the positive is a false positive or that the kitten has only been exposed and is fighting off the virus. tonya Malone [EMAIL PROTECTED]

RE:Vaccinating kittens of unknown status against FeLV?

2007-08-02 Thread Malone
I was told I didn't need to test anymore by my vet that Sox was healthy, and he was vaccinated. I wish I had waited until he was a few weeks older, tested him, and then I would have known. He died at 9 months, and he had been vaccinated. His mother had FeLV, but at the time I didn't know. She was

RE:Vaccinating kittens of unknown status against FeLV?

2007-08-02 Thread glenda Goodman
Malone, Hi ! How I am understanding this is: Your kitten Sox. was too young to test for FeLv/FIV. The vet went ahead, looked at your kitten. assumed he was healthy and decided to just give him his first vaccination for FeLV. I am guessing after Sox passed away, at nine months of age, you