[Felvtalk] GMA Weekend - Bill hates cats

2010-05-01 Thread Sharyl
Was watching GMA Weekend this AM. During a segment on stuff made out of cat food cans Bill Weir said he hated cats. Just had to respond to ABC News with the following post. Just wanted you to know I will no longer watch GMA Weekends after Bill's comment today that he hates cats. I don't need

Re: [Felvtalk] GMA Weekend - Bill hates cats

2010-05-01 Thread LauraM
You can be certain he wouldn't have said he hated dogs. But it's OK acceptable to hate cats. It's funny, when people come to the shelter I usually ask them whether they're looking for a cat or a dog. I can't tell you how many times someone has responded, Dogs. I hate cats. But I've never heard

Re: [Felvtalk] GMA Weekend - Bill hates cats

2010-05-01 Thread Laurieskatz
Wow. Thanks for this. I will no longer watch, either. We should send emails to GMA -Original Message- From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of LauraM Sent: Saturday, May 01, 2010 10:22 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject:

Re: [Felvtalk] GMA Weekend - Bill hates cats

2010-05-01 Thread Lorrie
On 05-01, LauraM wrote: when people come to the shelter I usually ask them whether they're looking for a cat or a dog. I can't tell you how many times someone has responded, Dogs. I hate cats. But I've never heard anyone say, Cats. I hate dogs. I do not like dogs at all, but I'd never tell

Re: [Felvtalk] Hi, I'm new

2010-05-01 Thread Chris
Welcome...there are some very well informed people on this board who will give you a lot of info. Being diagnosed at 16 is a bit unusual--was there a particular reason why the vet checked her? Has she been ill? My own Tucson, was diagnosed at age 4-5 after a few days of not eating like she

Re: [Felvtalk] Hi, I'm new

2010-05-01 Thread Laurieskatz
My cats were diagnosed at ages 13 and 14. I can't recall why the vet tested them at that time. They were both at the vet's office so it was likely an annual check-up. Stripes was sick on and off his entire life. Squeaky was never sick (except for not feeling well for a few days after his annual

[Felvtalk] more about Kia

2010-05-01 Thread kia
Hello again. My oldest cat Kia lost weight over a period of time and I just thought maybe it was because she was old. She hasn't acted sick at all. Back in November my oldest male cat Gabriel got sick and stopped eating. When he wouldn't take water I knew it was bad. We rushed him to the vet