Re: [Felvtalk] Urinary issues

2008-08-15 Thread Sherry DeHaan
Thank you for the info beth. :) --- On Fri, 8/15/08, Beth Noren [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: Beth Noren [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Urinary issues To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Friday, August 15, 2008, 12:52 AM Hi Sherry, quick question...has she had an ultrasound of her

Re: [Felvtalk] Urinary issues

2008-08-15 Thread Sharyl
You could try this group http://pets.groups.yahoo.com/group/FLUTD/ I am not a member but they may have info you could use. Sharyl --- On Thu, 8/14/08, Marylyn [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: Marylyn [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Urinary issues To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date:

[Felvtalk] Seizures?

2008-08-15 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
I apologize for the length of this email but I need some help. It appears the non-FELV kittens that I fostered a year ago in Sept.- whom all had severe UTIs and were rescued from the general population at Metro-- and whom I feel that I literally rescued from certain death due to the severity

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures?

2008-08-15 Thread mdurante
Hi, I do have experience with feline seizures as I have a cat that suffered head trauma (before I rescued him). My cat is not aggressive in any way but he does display other odd behaviors. He does not play with toys and he is not interested in catnip. He's really not curious about anything.

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures?

2008-08-15 Thread Gloria Lane
I too have little experience with seizures. I have heard of using steroids, rather than phenobarb, for seizures, but dont know anything about it.. I've recently been around a kitten that moved in a tight circle, we suspected brain injury, so appreciate that info Michele.. Best of luck,

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures?

2008-08-15 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
Unfortunately, yes, we are suspecting that and all I can say is that I do plan to address that with my vet on Monday b/c I can talk to him like that. I was hoping he might have some insight. I didn't want to say anything in my original email b/c I don't want to accuse anyone with little to

[Felvtalk] Seizures continued

2008-08-15 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
I cut the thread down-- this is an answer to Michelle: Unfortunately, yes, we are suspecting that and all I can say is that I do plan to address that with my vet on Monday b/c I can talk to him like that. I was hoping he might have some insight. I didn't want to say anything in my original

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures continued

2008-08-15 Thread Rosenfeldt, Diane
Caroline, Bless you for caring so much about this little problem child! While I hate to hope that an animal was abused, I do hope that his problems, whatever they turn out to be, ARE finite and treatable. You know, if these folks are really old, maybe they just aren't up on current thinking on

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures and some fabulous non-related news!!!

2008-08-15 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
Well, I guess the lord truly does giveth and taketh away in a good ways sometimes! Just as I am struggling to deal with my returned foster suffering from seziures of unknown origin and reaching the height of my stress...I also have the best news I have had in a long time. My feleuk foster

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures and some fabulous non-related news!!!

2008-08-15 Thread Sharyl
What fantastic news Caroline.  Manny is one lucky fella. Sharyl --- On Fri, 8/15/08, Caroline Kaufmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: From: Caroline Kaufmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures and some fabulous non-related news!!! To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures and some fabulous non-related news!!!

2008-08-15 Thread Lynne
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Re: [Felvtalk] Seizures?

2008-08-15 Thread Barb Moermond
you wouldn't substitute the pheno w/steroids, but it all depends on the cause of the seizures. my Ninja had seizures that started out once every few weeks and ended up being 5-7 a day - I spoke with several vets and we started her on prednisone under the supposition that my positive kitty had