Re: [Felvtalk] PA Sanctuary

2009-10-06 Thread Debbie Harrison
Yes, it's true...but now I have the knowledge to jump in their face about it, MCand you can believe I will! My anger and guilt at having put a completely asymptomatic cat down because of my vet's (and yes, my own) ignorance still burns brightly to this day...he was such a perfect,

[Felvtalk] OT: Vote for Gizmo

2009-10-06 Thread Chris
I know this is OT-doesn't even involve a kitty! But I personally pulled this little guy from a shelter I volunteer for (remotely) when I was down there in February and he's now in a home of a fellow volunteer. I usually bring up a kitty but this guy was on his last legs and I knew if we didn't

Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Vote for Gizmo

2009-10-06 Thread Debbie Harrison
Giz is adorablehow could someone just five him up? I don't understand humans... Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: ti...@mindspring.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 10:58:02 -0400 Subject: [Felvtalk] OT: Vote

Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Vote for Gizmo

2009-10-06 Thread Chris
Hard to know how he ended up on the street. We looked long and hard for his family. This is one of the hardest hit Katrina areas and animals are dumped there from everywhere. And folks still struggle daily with just making it... But Gizmo is truly a joy... When I flew up with him, he was

Re: [Felvtalk] OT: Vote for Gizmo

2009-10-06 Thread Debbie Harrison
Well, it's just so nice to hear a happy ending now and then...thanks for rescuing him! Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: ti...@mindspring.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 11:17:27 -0400 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] OT:

Re: [Felvtalk] New to FLV and have a cat that just tested positive...

2009-10-06 Thread mitchell
I would check out the company IMULAN and their product LTCI. It is the only approved treatment aid for FeLV and FIV. There are people who have used LTCI and have had amazing results, but every cat is different. I would really research it. On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 4:11 PM, Anna Waltman

Re: [Felvtalk] PA Sanctuary

2009-10-06 Thread MaryChristine
{ COL } -- part of his job in this world was to teach you that hard, hard lesson. you only fail him if you forget the lesson and don't share it with others. yur pal, MC -- Spay Neuter Your Neighbors! Maybe That'll Make The Difference MaryChristine Special-Needs Coordinator,

Re: [Felvtalk] PA Sanctuary

2009-10-06 Thread Debbie Harrison
Thanks, MChe has made me a champion for the FeLV/FIV cause, that's for sure...thanks for the kind words. Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: twelvehousec...@gmail.com Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 16:19:13 -0400 To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] New to FLV and have a cat that just tested positive...

2009-10-06 Thread jbero tds.net
Hello Anna, I am sorry for your situation. Felv is an illusive, unpredictable and sometimes devastating disease. I think the people in this group have good advice and knowledge pertaining to this group of cats. In my experience, 2 died from the anemia and bone marrow suppression that often

[Felvtalk] Sweet FeLV+ Maine Coon currently living outside needs home

2009-10-06 Thread lernermichelle
Hi, all. I used to belong to this group a few years ago when my positives were still alive-- we lost Patches, the last of them, last September at the age of 8 or 9. ?I am writing to beg your help finding a home for an incredible positive cat who is currently living outside. I started a