[Felvtalk] Mouth ulcer

2010-04-29 Thread Lisa Borden
It's been challenging trying to figure out what was wrong with Tommy's mouth. A couple months back, I wrote to this group about Tommy, my FeLV+ boy, batting at his mouth. At first we thought he might have a bad tooth, but all of his teeth look okay. Yesterday, he went to see his holistic vet

Re: [Felvtalk] Mouth ulcer

2010-04-29 Thread Beth
Lisa - I battled Stomatitis - -inflamation in the mouth- with one of my FeLV kitties - also named Tom . He would would run from his food bowl in pain because it hurt to eat. We used antibiotics steroids. I'm not saying that's what this is, but I would think they would use the same treatment.

Re: [Felvtalk] Clean-up/Dealing with Virus afterwards?

2010-04-29 Thread Beth
The virus doesn't live long outside the body. I never do anything to clean up. I never even wipe out the carrier. You can wash the beds, bowl, litter pans, but I wouldn't throw anything out. Beth Dont Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org   --- On Wed, 4/28/10, Joe Reil

Re: [Felvtalk] Mouth ulcer

2010-04-29 Thread Sharyl
Lisa, didn't the vet Rx anything for the mouth ulcer. Sucralfate is commonly Rx'd for stomach ulcers in cats. I'm guessing it would also work for mouth ulcers. Here is a link to more info http://www.marvistavet.com/html/sucralfate.html Other issues you need to address are nausea and pain.

Re: [Felvtalk] Mouth ulcer

2010-04-29 Thread gblane
I've used it for mouth ulcers and mouth problems in cats , but it's been a while.. Worked pretty well as I recall. Gloria - Original Message - From: Sharyl cline...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, April 29, 2010 1:11 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Mouth ulcer

Re: [Felvtalk] Clean-up/Dealing with Virus afterwards?

2010-04-29 Thread gblane
I do nothing special to clean, just normal stuff like for any of my cats. Gloria - Original Message - From: Joe Reil redshar...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, April 28, 2010 2:22 PM Subject: [Felvtalk] Clean-up/Dealing with Virus afterwards? Hi all, I