Re: [Felvtalk] doubts on two FeLV positive kitties

2012-02-16 Thread Beth
I had a cat like that - Sounded like upper resp because of scar tissue. She had been a street cat for many many years vet said it was due to not being treated for URI's. They said they could do surgery clear out the scar tissue, but it might come back, so I opted not to do it. She always

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
Both vaccines, FIV and FIP, will make cats test POSITIVE forever! -Original Message- From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Christiane Biagi Sent: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 11:46 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject:

[Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Terri Brown
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Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Beth
Aw, so sad. I'm glad you were there with him when this happened. I had 2 cats who threw clot passed away. On was FelV+ the other was a non-FeLV+ with Cardiomyopathy.Hugs to you. I know this is difficulty..BethDon't Litter, Fix Your Critter!www.Furkids.org From: Terri Brown

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread Marcia Baronda
Hi everyone Great source of info on FIP is The Orion Society. They have a list, just like this one that deals with FIP. I had a cat die from it years ago, still breaks my heart. Horrible disease, but true, hard to read blood tests. I would highly suggest checking out the list. A great big bunch of

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread terrie
Terri, I know I don't post very oftenas Ido read the postings but had to respond to yours. I'm so sorry for your loss of Siggie! How heart breaking to lose Siggie so fast! I'm so glad you were with him in the time of need. Bless your heart! Sending hugs to you! It's never easy to lose our

Re: [Felvtalk] New and Some Questions

2012-02-16 Thread Marcia Baronda
My vet said as long as there are Felv+ cats that the negatives are exposed to. Sent from my iPad that my most awesome kids surprised me with, Christmas 2010. On Feb 15, 2012, at 3:51 PM, Kathryn Hargreaves khargrea...@gmail.com wrote: Anyone: do you have to repeat the Felv vac every year?

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Terri Brown
Thanks, Terrie. I joined the list in 1999, when I lost my first FeLV+ cat, Samantha. So yes -- it's been a long time. I've been lurking since Salome' passed since she was my last FeLV+. It IS heartbreaking. I love him so much.I will miss him terribly. T - Original Message -

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Lynda Wilson
Terri, So sorry for your loss of Siggie. Orange tabbies are very dear to my heart! RIP, Siggie. Hugs to you Terri~ Lynda - Original Message - From: Terri Brown To: RQP ; felvtalk ; Persian_Rescue ; FLUTD listserv Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 10:24 AM Subject:

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Jannes Taylor
So very sorry! My heart goes out to you.. Jannes From: Lynda Wilson longhornf...@verizon.netTo: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 12:10 PMSubject: Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie Terri, So sorry for your loss of Siggie. Orange tabbies are very dear to my heart! RIP,

[Felvtalk] FW: FIP

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
Also, DO NOT VACCINATE against FIV - cat will always test positive.even when not! From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Lynda Wilson Sent: Wednesday, February 15, 2012 11:41 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk]

[Felvtalk] Fw: FIP

2012-02-16 Thread Lee Evans
- Forwarded Message - From: Lee Evans moonsiste...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 2:46 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] FIP I didn't know there was a vaccine for FIP.  I know there's a vaccine for FIV which causes

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
Terri, I am so sorry about Siggie! We are away, and keep waiting for word about one of our cats that I’ve been treating for CRF and cardiomyopathy for 1 ½ yrs. – she took a turn for the worse (because I’m gone), and may have to be euthanized. Regarding clots that paralyze: I’ve had

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Bonnie Hogue
Terri My condolences to you on the loss of your beautiful orange boy. May your sweet memories of time together heal your heart, and may Siggie play in the meadows of peace. B. From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Terri Brown

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Sharyl
Terri, I was saddened to read that Siggie has crossed the Rainbow Bridge. We love them, care for them and in the end let them go. You gave him the greatest gift you could - freedom from pain and suffering. He is now happily romping in the green meadows chasing butterflies with all our Angels. I

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread Sharyl
This is true for FIV.  There is no FIP vaccine.  There is no test for FIP.  Sharyl - Original Message - From: GRAS g...@optonline.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Cc: Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 11:10 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] FIP Both vaccines, FIV and FIP, will make cats

[Felvtalk] I am always with her

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
For everyone who has lost a precious feline! Natalie I Am Always With Her And God Asked the Feline Spirit, Are you Ready to Come Home? Oh Yes, Quite So, Replied the Precious Soul, And As a Cat, You Know I Am Most Able To Decide Anything For Myself.Are You Coming Then? Asked God. Soon,

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread Kathryn Hargreaves
Try searching for FIP nosodes in Google. There are some out there with 50% success rates. On Thu, Feb 16, 2012 at 2:02 PM, Sharyl cline...@yahoo.com wrote: This is true for FIV. There is no FIP vaccine. There is no test for FIP. Sharyl - Original Message - From: GRAS

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
There are drops that are put into the nose for FIP as a vaccine . Reliable diagnosis is based on all the symptoms put together and much more easily recognized when it’s the wet form of FIP with “ascites’. From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org]

[Felvtalk] FW: My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
Actually, the feral cat, Corgi, who had a blood clot, couldn't move hind legs at all, clot was dissolved, who has a limp now - IS orange! After he was treated, he became one of the most friendly cats in our household, and all the cats that are with him absolutely adore him - he's a real

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Diane Rosenfeldt
I'm so sorry, Terri. What a lovely boy. Diane R. From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Terri Brown Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 10:24 AM To: RQP; felvtalk; Persian_Rescue; FLUTD listserv Subject: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

[Felvtalk] FW: FW: My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread GRAS
Actually, the feral cat, Corgi, who had a blood clot, couldn't move hind legs at all, clot was dissolved, who has a limp now - IS orange! After he was treated, he became one of the most friendly cats in our household, and all the cats that are with him absolutely adore him - he's a real

Re: [Felvtalk] My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread dlgegg
So sorry for your loss, but glad that he is no longer hurting. Terri Brown siggies...@hotmail.com wrote: Photo E-mail View slideshow https://skydrive.live.com/redir.aspx?cid=3a9610d4bfac09dfpage=playresid=3A9610D4BFAC09DF!145type=5authkey=!AN4ArYWGx0C175c| Download images

Re: [Felvtalk] New and Some Questions

2012-02-16 Thread dlgegg
I get my negative cats vaccinnated for FELV every year because Annie and Nitnoy are positive. Neiter one sows signs of being sick, sleek and shiny coats, both on the small side. I would get al your babies on good food without fillers, corn, wheat and soy, give them lots of love and if

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread dlgegg
did she also have a tendecy to avoid the liter box. Casey does that. Marta Gasper marta.gas...@yahoo.com wrote: Vicky..abt kitty #2 that you said vomits a lot, it isn't necesaraly b/c he's long haired..I assume you meant he hacks up hairballs, or does he vomits clear liquid? Clear

Re: [Felvtalk] FIP

2012-02-16 Thread gary
can you refer me to info that says FIP vaccine makes cat test positive? Can't say that I have heard that before. I do know that if the cat was previously exposed to corona vitus, it is ineffective. Gary -- From: GRAS g...@optonline.net Sent:

Re: [Felvtalk] FW: My Siggie

2012-02-16 Thread Lynda Wilson
All cats are very dear to me, they are a big part of my family and are treated that way. But all the orange kitties I've had, have been extremely loveable. They all leave paw prints on my heart :) - Original Message - From: GRAS To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday,

Re: [Felvtalk] I am always with her

2012-02-16 Thread Lynda Wilson
This is so beautiful! So glad you shared it with us :) - Original Message - From: GRAS To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, February 16, 2012 5:48 PM Subject: [Felvtalk] I am always with her For everyone who has lost a precious feline! Natalie I Am Always

Re: [Felvtalk] I am always with her

2012-02-16 Thread Marcia
Thank you so much Natalie(-: it's beautiful! Sent from my iPhone On Feb 16, 2012, at 5:48 PM, GRAS g...@optonline.net wrote: For everyone who has lost a precious feline! Natalie “I Am Always With Her” And God Asked the Feline Spirit, Are you Ready to Come Home? Oh Yes, Quite So,