[Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread Kerry MacKenzie
Dear all, Does anyone have any experience in treating FeLV kitts with Immulin? My FelV foster's new forever mom just sent me the email extract below from her ex (who also adopts FeLV kitts). She is looking for any info on Immulin. I wonder if it's akin to Immuno Regulin, or even IR itself,

Re: [Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread Jane Lyons
Hi Kerry I think that MC and Lance know something about it. If you go to the other Felv group, Sheila Smith's husband is a vet in Austin,Tx and he has been giving it to his Felv cats for quite a while. He was available to talk to vets who were interested in using it. She would be able to

Re: [Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread gary
I believe you are talking about a product called LTCI that is made by a company called Imulan their website is http://imulan.com The product is not related to IR. Some people have had very good success with LTCI and some have not. I don't believe there is any information about its effectiveness

Re: [Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread Kerry MacKenzie
Thanks v much Jane--do you happen to know the name of the other group? I'm not familiar with it. Kerry On 22/04/2009, at 4:44 PM, Jane Lyons wrote: Hi Kerry I think that MC and Lance know something about it. If you go to the other Felv group, Sheila Smith's husband is a vet in Austin,Tx

Re: [Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread Kerry MacKenzie
Thanks v much Gary. Have fwded on your info. Kerry On 22/04/2009, at 4:55 PM, gary wrote: I believe you are talking about a product called LTCI that is made by a company called Imulan their website is http://imulan.com The product is not related to IR. Some people have had very good

Re: [Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread Hiromi Page
I brought my cat (Puma) to a new vet for his bladder infection in Jan 2009. I was then told that 1. Puma is FeLV+ 2. Puma has severe anemia 3. Puma's kidney/Liver are failing (The vet said that based on Puma's blood test results) I put Puma on the LTCI treatment, and he finished 6th

Re: [Felvtalk] Petey

2009-04-22 Thread catatonya
Kerry,   My internet has been down.  I'm so sorry to read about Petey. tonya --- On Thu, 4/16/09, Kerry MacKenzie kerrymacken...@ymail.com wrote: From: Kerry MacKenzie kerrymacken...@ymail.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Petey To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Thursday, April 16, 2009, 5:44 PM

Re: [Felvtalk] Immulin

2009-04-22 Thread Kerry MacKenzie
Thanks Hiromiand I'm so glad to hear Puma is doing so well! Long may Puma have good health. I'll fwd your email to Lea. Kerry On 22/04/2009, at 6:03 PM, Hiromi Page wrote: I brought my cat (Puma) to a new vet for his bladder infection in Jan 2009. I was then told that 1. Puma is

Re: [Felvtalk] Petey

2009-04-22 Thread Kerry MacKenzie
Thank you Tonya. I'll be passing on your condolences to Lea too. Hope you and yours are well, Kerry On 22/04/2009, at 6:21 PM, catatonya wrote: Kerry, My internet has been down. I'm so sorry to read about Petey. tonya --- On Thu, 4/16/09, Kerry MacKenzie kerrymacken...@ymail.com wrote:

[Felvtalk] Important - please read, be aware and pass it on!

2009-04-22 Thread Belinda Sauro
*Here we go again:* The Food and Drug Administration is looking into a series of pet deaths and illnesses, possibly connected with Nutro Foods. Nutro Foods makes both dog and cat foods sold under brand names Nutro Max, Nutro Natural Choice and Nutro Max Cat. The company has set up a

Re: [Felvtalk] Important - please read, be aware and pass it on!

2009-04-22 Thread Kelley Saveika
I think probably the best option is to feed homemade raw, that way you know exactly what is in it. Unfortunately our rescue cannot afford it. There is premixed raw out there, but it seems to me it would be subject to the same issues as premixed commercial food of any kind. I have heard people

Re: [Felvtalk] Important - please read, be aware and pass it on!

2009-04-22 Thread Cougar Clan
I know there is concern but Dixie thrived on Primal Raw mixed with finely chopped veggies..before the concerns appeared. Frankly, even with the concerns, I would feed her a raw diet if she was with me now. My beautiful little lady On Apr 22, 2009, at 7:05 PM, Kelley

Re: [Felvtalk] Important - please read, be aware and pass it on!

2009-04-22 Thread Laurieskatz
Feline Pride is a new raw food that is almost the exact homemade recipe as that at www.catnutrition.org It has been given the stamp of approval by Dr. Lisa Pierson of www.catinfo.org and also by the webmaster of the catnutrition website. Pierson has a lot of valuable info on her website about

Re: [Felvtalk] Important - please read, be aware and pass it on!

2009-04-22 Thread Belinda Sauro
I used to cook for Fred, I would cook chicken legs and thighs, mostly thighs you get more meat for you money. Just cook, debone, blend it in the blender to the consistency your cats like, mine like it very blended, creamy like. I add an egg or two depending on how much I am making and I