Re: [Felvtalk] Add my Chloe (FELV) to the Bridge list

2010-10-12 Thread Joslin Potter
I'm sorry to hear about your loss Gloria, tears fill my eyes as well as my FeLV cat purrs next to me, it's hard to imagine that things can take a turn in a minutes notice. I'm happy that the cat got to live a happy and filled life with such a wonderful person/family such as yourself. It takes

Re: [Felvtalk] New

2010-10-14 Thread Joslin Potter
Thank you for that Edna, I really do hope that my cat can live a long healthy life like your cat, so many people are negative nellies about being that optimistic, but I'm glad to here it does! He sounds like he had the best of his days on the lake, we let ours go out by the pool and lay

Re: [Felvtalk] New

2010-10-14 Thread Joslin Potter
Edna, So, I guess what I am saying is, cherish the time you have together, don't worry about what will happen tomorrow because they are in our lives for such a short time but in our hearts forever.   - I couldn't agree with you more, I find it to really be a blessing that he is still with me!

Re: [Felvtalk] Mixing

2010-10-14 Thread Joslin Potter
I agree, my vet told us we could try the vaccine, but it would be best to get another felv cat. They refer the shot to people who already have more than one cat in there household and find out that one is infected.. so they don't have to rid of any there pets, but if you can save another felv

Re: [Felvtalk] New

2010-10-14 Thread Joslin Potter
the floor).  I clean those off frequently with vinegar/water blend and it seems to calm everyone down. Best wishes on your cat raising! - Original Message - From: Joslin Potter joslinir...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 14, 2010 12:23 PM Subject: Re

Re: [Felvtalk] Murphy is gone.

2010-10-26 Thread Joslin Potter
God didin't promise days w/out pain, laughter w/out sorrow, sun w/out rain, but he did promise strength for the day, comfort for the tears, and light for the way! I am so sorry to hear about Murphy, I am empowed by your strength to take on 6 FeLV kittens, what an angel you are to all of them,

Re: [Felvtalk] Question on taking in kitten or not.

2010-12-08 Thread Joslin Potter
I would call your vet, but i don't see why it would be a problem, just remember kittens immune systems are not as strong as your older cats, make sure you are keeping the water dishes, litter boxes and such clean... congrats on your new addition! From: Peggy

Re: [Felvtalk] Newbie

2010-12-12 Thread Joslin Potter
Welcome Katy to the grou-p! From: Katy Doyle athenapities...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Sun, December 12, 2010 10:28:56 PM Subject: [Felvtalk] Newbie Hey, I just wanted to introduce myself. I am Katy and I have

Re: [Felvtalk] how to know if your only needs a friend?

2010-12-15 Thread Joslin Potter
I wondered the same thing too, but with the adoption of our newest pomeranian, i realized that another cat was not in the game plan, believe it or not, my cat thinks of the puppy as it's kitten, truly different. From: Emeraldkittee emeraldkit...@yahoo.com

Re: [Felvtalk] Boo is gone

2011-01-03 Thread Joslin Potter
God shall wipe all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, nor crying, nether shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away. -Revelation 21:4   I'm sorry to hear of your loss, my heart weeps for yours... God Bless!   Joslin Zoey!

Re: [Felvtalk] Spanky is an angel

2011-01-03 Thread Joslin Potter
I'm sorry to hear about Spanky... Looking at me own i can't even imagine, my prayers are with you! A PRAYER FOR ANIMALS Hear our humble prayer, O God, for our friends, the animals, especially for those who are suffering; for any that are lost or deserted or

Re: [Felvtalk] observations from adoption process...

2011-01-08 Thread Joslin Potter
Natalie, My vet is the same way, when we found out about Zoey I about had a emotional breakdown, she gave me a hug and said it was not a death sentence, just a different way of living. He has been symptom free since he got sick we found out, they are more than wonderful too as far as

Re: [Felvtalk] observations from adoption process...

2011-01-08 Thread Joslin Potter
Call around to your local vets and have them take your name and number, that way the ignorant people whom think death is the only way to help a FeLV cat have another option... you... From: Second Chance Meows secondchanceme...@yahoo.com To:

Re: [Felvtalk] observations from adoption process...

2011-01-09 Thread Joslin Potter
Shannon, I agree with you on the uneducated part in the beginning... I had always been asked if I wanted to vaccinate my cats but knowing little and never knowing anyone with a (+) I figured it would never happen to us, and even thou it has it has been a blessing... i realized just how

Re: [Felvtalk] RIP Miss Clara

2011-03-03 Thread Joslin Potter
I'm sorry to here about your loss, my prayers and heart are with your family!   Joz n Zoey ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

[Felvtalk] Question

2011-07-29 Thread Joslin Potter
Greetings Everyone,   We recently took in a kitten someone was going to put down from our vet, and last night I was awaken in the middle of the night by a howling noise, i thought it was our older cat but it was the kitten, she was growling in the corner and for some reason went to the

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
good for you Peggy, people can be so judgemental, we went to adopt a dog from the pound and had our daughter with us and they informed us that with a child that puppy could not be trusted! I was so upset I have never gone back, I normally turn to Criags list we have a lot of kitten drop offs

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
I don't get that either, I have a friend of a friend who is looking to get rid of her 12 yr old cats becuase they are having a baby and she just can't take that chance of the cats smothering the child, while I'm sure it has happened to people, come on, my cat was more scared of my daughter as a

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
What a wonderful example of how to handle a situation, I get that your kids come before pets, I'm happy to hear they just didnt go and drop them off, and you know they were just hoping for the best when they even offered to pay to send the cats back. Everytime we get a drop of my heart just

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
Are you serious, did she get arrested for animal hording? Come on who does that? She DOES need a neuter! From: D.S.Louis delain...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Friday, August 5, 2011 2:17 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People! Lets spay and neuter the

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
I think that people should have to be kept on record when they take animals to the pound and what not, i wonder, quite honestly, how many people out there get kittens and puppies and then  drop them off once they get bigger or realize that there just to hyper, or even worse, they just grew up.

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
i like that Edna, I'm so posting that to my FB! From: Edna Taylor taylore...@msn.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Friday, August 5, 2011 4:18 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People! I don't see that it is not kind and supportive list but the truth is the truth,

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
UUHH, Natalie that just irks me, you know my best friend has 6 cats, most of them she took home from our house as i said before we have a lot of drop offs, and they do not have internet or cable because their animals come FIRST, they also have two dogs, but still she said that these are her

Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People!

2011-08-05 Thread Joslin Potter
I agree. we are not speaking. From: Maureen Olvey molvey...@hotmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Friday, August 5, 2011 7:40 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] No Good Rotten People! You should tell her to tell her friend that she needs to come out of the dark ages and stop believing

Re: [Felvtalk] Rescue people

2011-08-06 Thread Joslin Potter
Oh my, that brought tears to my eyes, how can people be so cruel? Imagine what that poor animal must of been feeling? From: Natalie at...@optonline.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Saturday, August 6, 2011 8:51 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Rescue people I had an old woman call me a few

Re: [Felvtalk] Rafferty Please add to the CLS :(

2011-08-11 Thread Joslin Potter
I'm so sorry for your loss, my prayers are w you.   Joslin Zoey From: Sherry DeHaan sherryd...@yahoo.com To: Felvtalk felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, August 11, 2011 7:08 PM Subject: [Felvtalk] Rafferty Please add to the CLS :( My heart is heavy and hurting tonight,I had to let my

Re: [Felvtalk] new positive kitten

2011-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
My cat was dx with FeLV just before he was a yr old, he's 5 now and we have not had to take him to the vet or anything (knock on wood).. If anything it just slowed him down a little faster, out of that kitten phase!   Joslin Zoey From: katskat1

Re: [Felvtalk] Bow hunting

2012-10-02 Thread Joslin Potter
I'm thankful for deer season, it provides my family with meat, as well as keeping population under control. -Joslin From: Natalie at...@optonline.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 9:16 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Bow hunting

Re: [Felvtalk] Bow hunting

2012-10-02 Thread Joslin Potter
/reproduction.  Natalie   From:Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Joslin Potter Sent: Tuesday, October 02, 2012 9:48 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Bow hunting   I'm thankful for deer season, it provides my family with meat, as well as keeping

Re: [Felvtalk] FW: FW: Bow hunting

2012-10-03 Thread Joslin Potter
I really like what our town has, they have a spay and neuter clinic express, services include:   Pain Control injection $10.00 Microchip $20.00 General Dewormer $5.00 Rabies Vaccination $10.00 Distemper combo Vaccination $10.00 Fecal Parasite Test $15.00 Frontline application $15.00

Re: [Felvtalk] FW: FW: Bow hunting

2012-10-03 Thread Joslin Potter
That is horrible, those poor children. Thank God for their Grandparents, it's too bad however, that Grandma and Grandpa can't enjoy them like they are supposed too... WTH is up with people? From: dlg...@windstream.net dlg...@windstream.net To:

Re: [Felvtalk] Overpopulation of cats

2012-10-03 Thread Joslin Potter
You make a good point Natialie, When we took Zoey in to be fixed and declawed we didn't realize that in a few months when he was dx with FeLV that we would be seeing them a lot more often then planned, I also recommened them to everyone and sometimes get discounts for refering friends. I am

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
a lot of money from it, plus people are uninformed about how cruel and painful it is. On 10-03, Joslin Potter wrote:     You make a good point Natialie, When we took Zoey in to be fixed and     declawed we didn't realize that in a few months when he was dx with     FeLV that we would be seeing them

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
/ Declawing has been banned in over 20 other countries. I think the only reason it's still done here is vets make a lot of money from it, plus people are uninformed about how cruel and painful it is. On 10-03, Joslin Potter wrote:    You make a good point Natialie, When we took Zoey

[Felvtalk] President

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
Hey guys not to get off from subject butI was interested in what everyone thinks about the Presidential Canidates, is their a reason why one should choose one over the other? Obama pledges support for nearly every animal protection bill currently pending in Congress, and says he will work with

Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
countries. I think the only reason it's still done here is vets make a lot of money from it, plus people are uninformed about how cruel and painful it is. On 10-03, Joslin Potter wrote:     You make a good point Natialie, When we took Zoey in to be fixed and     declawed we didn't realize that in a few

Re: [Felvtalk] FW: Declaw

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
will post it sometime – just unbelievable!   From:Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Joslin Potter Sent: Thursday, October 04, 2012 9:13 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Declaw thanks everyone for the information. i know it is wrong and i

Re: [Felvtalk] President

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] President I think this topic should be off limits here. Terri - Original Message - From: Joslin Potter To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 04, 2012 10:49 AM Subject: [Felvtalk] President Hey guys not to get off from subject

Re: [Felvtalk] President

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
: [Felvtalk] President I think this topic should be off limits here. Terri - Original Message - From: Joslin Potter To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, October 04, 2012 10:49 AM Subject: [Felvtalk] President Hey guys not to get off from subject but I was interested

Re: [Felvtalk] President

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
.   From: siggies...@hotmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Thu, 4 Oct 2012 10:51:25 -0400 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] President I think this topic should be off limits here. Terri - Original Message - From: Joslin Potter To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] Bow Hunting

2012-10-04 Thread Joslin Potter
That is pretty insane that they all had to die. BTW, I find it interesting that now people are against eating plants, how do these people live? What do they eat? your right people are not going to stop eating meat, people have been eating meat since the dark ages, Tribes that still live in the

Re: [Felvtalk] Why Are You Keeping This Cat Alive?

2012-10-05 Thread Joslin Potter
When we found out Zoey was + with FeLV I automatically thought like what your describing, he was going to have to be laid to rest, however, my vet was very optimistic and caring. She assured me that things were going to be fine, different, but fine. Thye stood by my decision to keep him alive,

Re: [Felvtalk] Flea Products

2012-10-05 Thread Joslin Potter
Honestly, I found that a good old fashion bath with dawn dish soap and flea comb has been our best defense this year. ( along with a few house bombs) It sucks having to give everyone a bath but i like it more then putting greasy drops on my pets. From:

Re: [Felvtalk] Fw: Flea Products

2012-10-05 Thread Joslin Potter
I agree, my girlfriend went to vet in dispair trying to find something to help her cats rid of the fleas and they offered her a discount for Revolution, once upon her cats they too began losing their fur at the site of application, what was worse some of them were fighting her to put on so it

Re: [Felvtalk] Scoopable Litter

2012-10-08 Thread Joslin Potter
I really like the Worlds best cat litter, it's not only flushable but doesn't have that dust either. 15 lb bag lasts me about 3 weeks or so with 2 cats. From: Lorrie felineres...@frontier.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Monday, October 8, 2012 4:31

Re: [Felvtalk] Flea Products

2012-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
I've seen them for sale on e-bay, the nematodes that is. From: dlg...@windstream.net dlg...@windstream.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 11:57 AM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Flea Products Nematodes - do you mean like I get for

Re: [Felvtalk] (no subject)

2012-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
I agree with you Lee, I don't see any issue with hunting.                 The Lord replied,‘The times when you have seen only one set of footprints in the sand, is when I carried you MS From: dlg...@windstream.net dlg...@windstream.net To:

Re: [Felvtalk] for Lee

2012-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
Nothing angers me more then people who get rid of their pets because they become to much work. More so the people who have the 10 yr old cat/dog and are having a baby so they need to rehome the cat/dog, or they just don't have time anymore that the animal needs. Why didn't they think of

Re: [Felvtalk] Bow Hunting

2012-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
I don't think 4H is that bad, is a great way for agriculture’s future leaders to learn first-hand the ins and outs of the livestock business, and it’s an outstanding activity to keep young people busy, engaged and out of trouble in the summer months, most state fairs are family events, they

Re: [Felvtalk] ADMIN: Too much OT posting

2012-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
I'm really sorry James, I didn't mean to blow up peoples mailboxes I was just curous of what other people thought of the election, it's nice to hear from people other than the ones you come in contact with everyday or family. ~ * Joslin Irene *~ From:

Re: [Felvtalk] Bow Hunting

2012-10-09 Thread Joslin Potter
neighbors too! From: Joslin Potter joslinir...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Tuesday, October 9, 2012 3:14 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Bow Hunting I don't think 4H is that bad, is a great way for agriculture’s