[Felvtalk] Ginger:new kitten

2012-03-20 Thread botha . marinda4
Should we inoculate the new kitty against feline leukemia? Marinda Sent via my BlackBerry from Vodacom - let your email find you! ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] Ginger:new kitten

2012-03-20 Thread GRAS
Is it the only cat now or do you have other FeLV+ cats in the house? If you keep kitten indoors, there's NO need to vaccinate, unless there are FeLV+ cats - always vaccinate only according to a cat's lifestyle. The vaccines themselves have been controversial and only 80% effective (as all vaccines

Re: [Felvtalk] Ginger:new kitten

2012-03-20 Thread Sharyl
The FeLV vaccine is a non-core vaccine.  If the new kitty is going to be an indoor/outdoor kitty then definitely vaccinate.  Otherwise it is up to you.  Many vets recommend vaccinating kittens.   Sharyl From: botha.marin...@gmail.com botha.marin...@gmail.com