Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread gary
I think my first try would be the amoxicillin. If you are using the stuff you can buy for fish without a script be careful to dose it down, usual dose for cats is 50mg a day of amoxicillin for 5 to 7 days. If there is no improvement in 5 days, it isn't working. Gary - Original Message

detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Susan Dubose
http://www.myfoxaustin.com/myfox/pages/Home/Detail;jsessionid=73B37C7EB953F92DE72091AC38484F0C?contentId=4971854version=1locale=EN-USlayoutCode=VSTYpageId=1.1.1sflg=1 Susan J. DuBose ^..^ www.PetGirlsPetsitting.com www.Tx.SiameseRescue.org www.shadowcats.net As

Fw: Kelly Saveika hearing..........

2007-11-19 Thread Susan Dubose
Hello, just thought you would like to see this. Please click onto www.austinhumanesociety.org and www.shadowcats.net if you REALLY want to help the cats. Susan DuBose Sheila Smith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I attended the hearings today. I saw the video and listened to the court

Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread Kelley Saveika
See, this is why this stuff confuses me. (fish stuff). I get a 250 ml caplet and compound it in 2.5 cc of water. Then I give the cat 10 cc 2x per day (for a 10 pound cat, dosing it down for kittens) . That's not 50 mg. On Nov 19, 2007 2:36 AM, gary [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I think my first

Re: Kelly Saveika hearing..........

2007-11-19 Thread Gloria Lane
Thanks for the info. I'm not reading FELVtalk that much lately, but I think unless these are FELV cats, this sort of thing is pretty Off Topic, controversial, and better for a different list, I'd think. Best of luck, Gloria On Nov 19, 2007, at 10:03 AM, Susan Dubose wrote: Hello,

Ember and (now) weight gain

2007-11-19 Thread Lance
Hello List, As you may recall, I posted a few weeks back about my FeLV+ girl, Ember, having lost weight since last January. I'd taken her off of EVO dry due to serious diarrhea. I don't think EVO is a bad food, and she did very well on it for many months before the diarrhea. Unfortunately, when I

RE: Ember and (now) weight gain

2007-11-19 Thread Chris
I feed mine Wellness wet--- have two who just put on the pounds if they so much look at food. But I also have 3 who must have some dry food and I did try the Wellness dry. None of them really liked it--and I tried twice. I feed wet primarily but give them a bit of dry in the late evening.

RE: Ember and (now) weight gain

2007-11-19 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
I LOOOVE the Wellness! All my cats are on it- personal cats and fosters. I have some foster kittens under 1 year old, so they are on Wellness canned kitten (at night) and the Wellness chicken dry that is for kittens and adults. They love love love it. I have one cat that is 1 year

Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread MaryChristine
one of the vets here ONLY uses cefa... i think partially because most cats (and bugs) around here don't have any resistance built up to it. but what do i know, i'm not a vet, nor am i married to one. -- Spay Neuter Your Neighbors! Maybe That'll Make The Difference MaryChristine AIM

Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread gary
I hope I am confused about your numbers. Let's see if I got this right. You say you put a 250mg capsule into 2.5 cc of water right? The you give the cat 10 cc (or is that 1.0 cc) of this so, that's 1000mg and you give this twice a day for a total of 2000mg a day? If so, WOW that is a LOT of

Kelley from Belinda

2007-11-19 Thread Belinda Sauro
Kelley, My sincerest apologies for jumping to conclusions, I was completely fooled by a hoarder once and it is a very delicate subject for me. I should have known with Susan telling the story it probably wasn't true, I did view the video and like I said in my email that was taken with a

RE: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
What if you have a bottle of powdered Amoxi that you are mixing with water? What is the dosage per pound of body weight? Just want to triple check that I am dosing my cats right... Caroline From: [EMAIL PROTECTED]: [EMAIL PROTECTED]: Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?Date: Mon, 19 Nov

Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread Gloria Lane
And... are you using Lysine? Amoxi gets the bacteria, and Lysine gets the Herpes virus, if that's the initial cause... Gloria On Nov 19, 2007, at 12:40 PM, Caroline Kaufmann wrote: What if you have a bottle of powdered Amoxi that you are mixing with water? What is the dosage per pound

Re: Kelly Saveika hearing..........

2007-11-19 Thread Susan Dubose
I talked to several people that sat through the 3 hour hearing where the A/C video WAS shown. Lots of people wanted to attend themselves, and did so, including my vet's wife, Sheila, just so that they could verify first hand information. Sheila ended up commiting to 15 cats that the Humane

Re: Kelley from Belinda

2007-11-19 Thread Susan Dubose
So sad, for the cats. Good luck w/ your life, you obviously live it through very thick rose tinted glasses Susan J. DuBose ^..^ www.PetGirlsPetsitting.com www.Tx.SiameseRescue.org www.shadowcats.net As Cleopatra lay in state,

Re: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Jane Lyons
This is a very disturbing report. When and how does rescue morph into abuse and unspeakable neglect? This is a tragedy that has unfolded before all of us. I am sickened by the details and the silence that surrounds this. I hope that each one of these cats will get the attention and care

RE: Kelley from Belinda

2007-11-19 Thread Chris
We all want the very best for ALL the little ones--it is the one thing we share. None of us, including you, have actually seen the AC video and whether true or not, there is no need to become sarcastic or caustic. If this is a true hoarder situation, then we all need to encourage Kelly to get

Re: Kelley from Belinda

2007-11-19 Thread MaryChristine
some people are never bothered by facts. and some folks don't know their anal glands from their whiskers, and a simple perusal of their emails for months back proves it. On Nov 19, 2007 2:11 PM, Chris [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: We all want the very best for ALL the little ones--it is the one

Re: Kelly Saveika hearing..........

2007-11-19 Thread Belinda Sauro
Susan, Well we have these problems here too and when AC raids a house and it is on the news they show actual footage of the inside to back up what they are saying. Since this wasn't done in this case I have to have reservations that AC was probably exaggerating what they actually

Re: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread ofalegend
I just wanted to second this, Jane.? Regardless of people's feelings for Susan OR Kelly, the fact remains that this story was done by a reputable news organization.?The story isn't made up.?I highly doubt?a news organization would use fabricated stories.???The media is, by its nature, supposed

Re: Ember and (now) weight gain

2007-11-19 Thread Jane Lyons
Hi Lance Glad that Ember is gaining weight ...that is really good news. The Whole Dog Journal does a yearly evaluation of commercial pet food and they always rate Wellness very highly. I discovered Petguard (wet) which is the Whole Foods label. It is the first food that MeMe really loves and it

Re: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Belinda Sauro
OH really how about the high and mighty Dan Rather getting fired over a story that was completely fabricated, come on open your eyes the news is very baised about what they report and they love to twist things to be the way they want them to be ... regardless of people's feelings for Susan OR

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2007-11-19 Thread Leslie Lawther
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Re: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Belinda Sauro
Hi Jim, I wrote a month or so ago about the emergency fund and never heard back from you. I hope your OK. Susan Duboise is starting trouble on the list again, of which I mistakenly fell victim to as well as others. Some wondered if it wasn't a good idea to remove or at least moderate

RE: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Rosenfeldt, Diane
I'm trying to be impartial about this -- while the news footage looks incriminating, it's true that there aren't any shots of where the cats were actually living, and vindictiveness has been known to happen among different factions of the rescue community. If the accusations against Kelley turn

RE: unsubscribe

2007-11-19 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
Leslie, see below instructions re unsubscribing etc. (These are sent on the 1st of every month, in case you still have your email -- if you do, you'll be able to click directly to unsubscribe. Otherwise there are contact addresses given below) Asking the list doesn't work because listmembers

Re: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread ofalegend
You know, I'm going to try and breathe and count to ten before I respond to this post.? Actually, no, I don't think I will.? I posted an emotionally neutral, nonspecific post in response to that rubbish you've been spouting off, and you attack me. Prepare thyself for my response.? You, and a

Re: Amoxicillin vs Cephalexin for URI?

2007-11-19 Thread gary
Proper dosage of Amoxi for cats is 5 - 10mg per pound once a day, usually the vet will give you 50mg tablets for most cats. Proper dosage for Cephalexin is 5 - 15mg per pound every 6 to 12 hours. If you have the bottle of powdered amoxicillin that is supposed to be mixed with water all at

Fwd: Kelly Saveika hearing..........

2007-11-19 Thread MaryChristine
first of all, as usual, susan's posts have nothing to do with FeLV. i sincerely ache for the people who have just gotten a diagnosis, and have to wade through all of this. every single case that ever hits the news says, the worst case we've ever seen! those of us who actually do the work

RE: detailed video of seizure -- for Michael

2007-11-19 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
I'm not going to get involved in the Kelley situation---enough people are involved as it is. But, Michael, you need to know that you are so, so wrong to say what you do about Belinda. You couldn't be more wrong. Having read numerous of Belinda's posts over the years I have nothing but enormous

Re: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Belinda Sauro
Michael, I didn't even have to finish reading what you wrote because I think you meant this email for Susan, opps I forgot she is a friend of yours. I was not attacking you in any way I simply stated a fact Dan Rather was fired for putting a story on that was false and made up without

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2007-11-19 Thread James G Wilson
Hello all, Sorry I wasn't on top of this issue sooner. I've had a houseguest. Anyway, both Susan and Michael have left the list. So, please everyone calm down and let's get back to the topic of this group- FeLV. We have some new members who may want to ask questions and/or introduce

RE: detailed video of seizure

2007-11-19 Thread Chris Behnke
Does ANYONE HAVE A LINk to the news articles or video for this story? Thanks, Chris No virus found in this outgoing message. Checked by AVG Free Edition. Version: 7.5.503 / Virus Database: 269.16.1/1140 - Release Date: 11/19/2007 7:05 PM