Re: CLS

2008-02-13 Thread Sue Koren
Lynn, this is the story of the Rainbow Bridge: RainbowsBridge.com Just this side of heaven is a place called Rainbow Bridge. When an animal dies that has been especially close to someone here, that pet goes to Rainbow Bridge. There are meadows and hills for all of our special friends so

Re: CLS

2008-02-14 Thread Sue Koren
Lynne - NO WAY could BooBoo be depressed about leaving his last owners! It sounds to be like he chose you to be his people long before any money changed hands! The people on this site are so full of hope for these kittys. I think your BooBoo has as good a chance as any of them, especially

Re: + - cats together

2008-02-18 Thread Sue Koren
Thanks for the ideas! I googled the cat dancer and it is very similar to Buzz's favorite toy which is a wand with a long leather string tied to a mouse with feathers. He plays so hard with that toy that he ends up panting. While on that website I found something called Mouse in the House

Re: breathing difficulties

2008-02-18 Thread Sue Koren
Lynne - You must have been scared to death! I know I would have been. Maybe the shots will be easier on him then trying to get things down his throat. I purchase something on e-bay, I think it is called a kitty cuddler that is made to wrap a cat in to give medications. Maybe something like

Re: o/t cat facial expressions

2008-02-18 Thread Sue Koren
Oh, they DEFINITLY have expressions! Whenever I try to brush my Tucker (Which he HATES) or stop him from jumping on one of the other cats he glares takes out his frustration on the cat scratcher. He really ATTACKS it! At least it's not the furnature! MacKenzie wrote: =

Re: breathing

2008-02-19 Thread Sue Koren
My prayers are with you and BooBoo. Sue Lynne [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = BooBoo is getting worse. I called the vet this morning and he answered the phone and told us to bring him in. He told me he felt it was the anemia getting worse and sadly this sounds like he's at the

Holistic Vets

2008-02-20 Thread Sue Koren
Hi, All - First off, Lynn, I am so glad to hear Boo Boo is doing better. I had a cat who had fluid removed and she did not do anywhere near so well afterwards. Don't give up on that little fighter any time soon! I am thinking about taking Buzz to a Holistic Vet. When I questioned my regular

Re: Holistic Vets

2008-02-20 Thread Sue Koren
. Lynne - Original Message - From: Sue Koren [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: FeLV Talk felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, February 20, 2008 8:25 AM Subject: Holistic Vets Hi, All - First off, Lynn, I am so glad to hear Boo Boo is doing better. I had a cat who had fluid removed and she

E-Mail Help

2008-02-22 Thread Sue Koren
Hello everyone - I think my computer is blocking out the e-mails from this site. Yesterday I got nothing that I could read, but there were some e-mails coming through with nothing in the from column and no subject in the subject column. Those were coming with the same frequency as the FeLV

Re: update: Athena

2008-02-26 Thread Sue Koren
Beth, I can understand how dissapointed you must feel that Athena re-tested positive. I was so bummed when Buzz tested positive. He will re-test in April and I am afraid I am just hopeing too much for him to test negative, if the outcome is not what I am praying for it will really be hard.

RE: more questions and thankyou

2008-02-28 Thread Sue Koren
Now I am worried. I have been taking good care of Buzz's dishes and washing my hands after I leave his room. If this virus lasts on clothing then I have put my other cats at risk every time I pick them up in spite of the precautions. Sue Dorothy Noble [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

Cat Dancer

2008-03-18 Thread Sue Koren
Lance, I believe you were the one who recommended the cat dancer toy for Buzz. Well I found one over the weekend and put it up this morning. When I left for work he was happily bouncing it all over the place. Thanks for the tip! Sue

Re: Is Cheesecake On The Horizan?!

2008-03-19 Thread Sue Koren
This may sound really stupid but what makes them think that Cobra-Venom will cure Feline Leukemia? Hurrah if it does! Sue Belinda Sauro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = Just received this from *www.10thlife.org *newsletter, dare we hope???* * *Pilot Study Will Help Determine If

Buzz emancipated

2008-04-09 Thread Sue Koren
Hello, everyone, This coming Friday the last of my 5 FeLV- cats will get his booster. Then I will wait the appropriate amount of time and release Buzz from his prison room into the general population. I am scared to death. I would rather continue to keep them seperate but Buzz is crazy to

Re: Update on New Positive

2008-04-09 Thread Sue Koren
Wow! What great news! Congratulations! Buzz is goint to be re-tested on April 24th and I have a bottle of Champagne in the fridge in hopes of a negative test. Sue Kenzie Kanne [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = This is how our household situation is- I began bottle feeding kittens

RE: Buzz emancipated

2008-04-10 Thread Sue Koren
Carmen, He sounds like a sweetheart. Was he a negative? Charlie also has asthma and has had problems with his eyes. I think I'll start putting lysine in their food before the mix happens. Sue Carmen Conklin [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = Hi Sue, Our Saffron kitty was a HUGE

Today is test day

2008-04-24 Thread Sue Koren
Hello everybody, Today after work I will take Buzz to have his first re-test since he was diagnosed positive for FeLV. I am trying not to hope too much, but there is a bottle of champagne in the fridge if he turns out negative. Tuna for Buzz - I don't think he likes champagne. Meanwhile he

Re: Today is test day

2008-04-24 Thread Sue Koren
the darn test didn't cost $46. Since Rocket was still positive I didn't waste my money testing Sissy. If Buzz has given the electrician a paws down I'd listen to him. Saying a prayer for you and Buzz. Sharyl Sissy and Rocket *Sue Koren [EMAIL PROTECTED]* wrote: Hello everybody, Today

Re: spaying

2008-04-25 Thread Sue Koren
Hi, Lynn, Anyone who knows from this list all that you did for BooBoo also knows that Snowy is a lucky kitty to have you. I'm so glad to hear things are going well for her and you. Is she ending up being your cat? Best wishes for her next Thursday. So many cats get spayed all the time with

Buzz test

2008-05-07 Thread Sue Koren
Hello everyone... Buzz finally had his test yesterday and it was positive again. My vet tells me it is very rare for a cat to become negative after the second test after three months has come back positive. Is that what everyones experience has been? The vet also said he seems to be very

List

2008-05-21 Thread Sue Koren
Is the list working and am I still signed up? Sue ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

Re: Hi again :)

2008-06-03 Thread Sue Koren
Does anyone know if a positive cat who stays positive but not sick for a certain length of time, if the chances are that they will not become sick? Or could the sickness just come on them at any time regardless of how long they have harbored the virus and remained healthy? (I hope that made

I must be nuts!

2008-06-24 Thread Sue Koren
Hi Everyone! Saturday I went to a local cat rescue home and adopted a beautiful 16lb. flame point siamese boy. He is 10 years old and FeLV+. I have been missing my cuddler, Tucker, so much that I just wanted another loveable lap cat kitty. There were over 200 cats in that home but when I

New server?

2008-06-25 Thread Sue Koren
Hello everyone - I went to the archives today and found that I am only getting about half of the messages. Earlier this month it was suggested that we all chip in if a new server is needed. The support of this group has meant a great deal to me and I would be very happy to help in some way.

Re: I must be nuts!

2008-06-26 Thread Sue Koren
to whom he should impress. Merely living his life, doing what pleases him, and making me smile. - Anonymous - Original Message From: Sue Koren [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: FeLV Talk felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Tuesday, June 24, 2008 8:06:59 AM Subject: I must be nuts! Hi Everyone

Re: I must be nuts!

2008-06-26 Thread Sue Koren
he didn't i, too, have a thing for flamepoints--beautfiul little beasties, tho no one will be surprised that i go for the himmie version. i'm so glad you found each other, as clearly you were meant to. MC On Tue, Jun 24, 2008 at 9:06 AM, Sue Koren [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Everyone

Re: I must be nuts!

2008-06-26 Thread Sue Koren
minute you have!! Beth On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 8:31 AM, Sue Koren [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: To tell the real truth, I don't feel nuts at all, I am just so happy to have him! He is such a gentleman and such an armful! (16#) I have never had a siamese before and never heard of flame point siamese

Re: [Felvtalk] Admin: New website design

2008-07-17 Thread Sue Koren
James and Belinda Really great job on the website! Everything is so clear and easy! Sue James G Wilson [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = Hey all, I've finally gotten around to updating our FeLV website (with Belinda's help). You can check it out at: http://www.felineleukemia.org

[Felvtalk] Buzz might be sick

2008-07-25 Thread Sue Koren
Good morning everyone, Buzz, my 1 year old FeLV+ has been lethargic for a couple of days. He normaly eats like a pig, but yesterday was only picking. He finally ate something when I offered him tuna. He doesn't want to do anything that requires any effort - not even go up or down stairs. I

Re: [Felvtalk] Buzz might be sick

2008-07-25 Thread Sue Koren
Thanks, Sally, Buzz seems to be breathing fast, but I am not sure how he usually breaths. Like you said, panic mode. My husband is taking him at 10:40 am today because I am working. I want to be there so badly! Sue Sally Davis [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = HI Sue I am sorry

[Felvtalk] Buzzy is Anemic

2008-07-25 Thread Sue Koren
Buzz has a red blood count of 8, the vet says it should be 30. She gave him a steriod shot. She says we could choose to give him a transfusion but that would only be a temporary fix and very expensive. He also has a bad heart murmer. Right now I am just trying to by time to look into

Re: [Felvtalk] Buzzy is Anemic

2008-07-25 Thread Sue Koren
Please forgive my ignorance, but I thought it was just something that happens with FeLV+ kitties. Isn't the FeLV the reason? Sue Belinda Sauro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = Did she bother to find out why his HCT was 8 -- Belinda happiness is being owned by cats ...

[Felvtalk] Conference with vet

2008-07-29 Thread Sue Koren
Today at 5:00 I have an appointment with Dr. Tom about Buzz. He is the one I respect and I know he will do something to help Buzz if possible. I just hope I will know the right questions to ask. ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

[Felvtalk] The difference in vets

2008-07-30 Thread Sue Koren
Hello everyone - Last Friday when Buzz sick I had to settle for one of the vets who works in the practice to check him because the husband and wife team I normaly go to were on vacation. She pretty much said Buzz was anemic and there was no hope for him. She gave him a cortizone shot and

Re: [Felvtalk] Pictures of our kitties

2008-07-30 Thread Sue Koren
Jennifer - I belong to an on-line chat where everyone posts their cat pictures callet the cat forum. It is fun to see pictures of the cats we are talking about. Sue Jennifer [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: = Is there a website where we can post pictures of cats?  It would be nice to

[Felvtalk] Thank you to everyone on this list.

2008-08-04 Thread Sue Koren
I just spoke with Dr. Tom about Buzzy's latest bloodwork. He has gone from 8 when he was first diagnosed to 11 last Tuesday and Saturday he was 18. It is because of the advise of the people on this list that I demanded the Doxycycline from the vet. The Doxycycline in combination with the

Re: [Felvtalk] Thank you to everyone on this list.

2008-08-04 Thread Sue Koren
His energy level continues to improve. If I were to look at him now not knowing what he had been through I would not know that he was sick. He still doesn't play like the kitten he still is (a little over a year old). I just love to watch him eat. He is back to following me around. Did you

[Felvtalk] Sweet Buzz

2008-08-05 Thread Sue Koren
Hi Judie, I just wanted to let you know that Buzz is expected to make a full recovery. My husband just told me yesterday that the vet had only given him two days to live. You would never think that to see him now! His red count level is up to 18. Dr. Tom thinks he will eventually not even

[Felvtalk] Sorry!

2008-08-05 Thread Sue Koren
Sorry everyone! I keyed in the wrong e-mail address! ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

Re: [Felvtalk] Cole's last fight

2008-08-26 Thread Sue Koren
Kim, I am so sorry to hear about your Cole. We fight so many battles with these little ones and I am glad you had him for 6 1/2 years. I know you gave him all the love and care you could in your time together. Rest peacefully sweet Cole. Sue Kim Thomas [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote:

[Felvtalk] Good News!

2008-09-02 Thread Sue Koren
Some of you may remember my FeLV+ kitty, Buzz, had anemia a couple of months ago. His red blood cell level was down to 8% and the replacement vet gave him two days to live. Because of the advise of people from this list I demanded he be put on Doxycycline, and when my regular vet came back

Re: [Felvtalk] testing the list

2009-02-03 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
I'm also here with my positives, Tweezer and Orlando, and 5 negatatives. Tweez is doing a round of Doxy for a URI, but otherwise all healthy! Hope everyone else is well. - Original Message - From: James G Wilson phaed...@charter.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Tuesday,

Re: [Felvtalk] Assisted Feeding

2009-02-17 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
We bought our Buzz a few more months when he was anemic by giving him Doxycycline and Prednesolone. It all depends on if you are talking about anemia and why she is anemic. Whatever you do it needs to be fast. Anemia doesn't give you much time. - Original Message - From: gary

Re: [Felvtalk] My Mickey

2009-02-26 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Viky, I am so sorry to hear about your sweet Mickey. So many of us have been through this and it is always heartbreaking. I am glad you had those last moments of special time with him. Sue - Original Message - From: Viky Digangi vdiga...@dss.state.la.us To:

Re: [Felvtalk] forms of lysine

2009-03-07 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
I purchase the lysine that the shelter I volunteer for uses from Purebulk.com If you key in Pet Rescue when you are ordering from them you get a 20% discount. Sue - Original Message - From: souther...@aol.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Friday, March 06, 2009 9:57 PM

Re: [Felvtalk] Bridge Addition- Shaft

2009-03-08 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Tonya, I'm sorry to hear about Shaft. It sounds like he was a lucky kitty that you had 15 years together, you must miss him so much. Gentle bridge vibes to him and comfort to you. Sue - Original Message - From: catatonya catato...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent:

Re: [Felvtalk] Please add Bob to the bridge list

2009-03-25 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
I'm so sorry to hear about poor Bob. He sounds like a very sweet little guy who had a hard life until you had him. Gentle bridge vibe to him. God help us find a cure for this miserable disease! - Original Message - From: Gloria B. Lane gbl...@aristotle.net To:

Re: [Felvtalk] 2 Positive FELV togehter with 1 Negative NEED HELP FROMGREECE PLEASE

2009-03-31 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Marcel, Hello and welcome to the list. I am katlover 13 on the forum. I hope you will find some information that will help you here. Nearly everybody in this group has or has had positive cats and there is a great deal of good advise here. Best wishes for all of your cats. Sue -

Re: [Felvtalk] Charlotte is positive....tested negative last year

2009-04-10 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Laura, My vet has said that he has seen research that says vaccination every three years is ok, so don't beat yourself up over being late for the yearly. My Casper and Scottie are going tomorrow for theirs and they are a few months late. Time and expense - it just doesn't work out some

Re: [Felvtalk] Charlotte is going back to the vet tommorrow

2009-04-23 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
I do the same thing when I come home from the shelter where I volunteer. I even have a special pair of shoes that I only wear at the shelter and I keep them in a plastic bag in the garage when I am not at the shelter. I would rather be safe then sorry. - Original Message - From:

Re: [Felvtalk] Please add Houdini to the next CLS

2009-04-24 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Sharyl, I am so sorry to hear about your little Houdini. She sounds like a very sweet cat. It is always so hard to lose our little cats, especially when they are so young. It has been five months since I lost my sweet Buzz and I still miss him so much. Hugs to you and gentle bridge vibes to

Re: [Felvtalk] Pixie is a fluffy orange angel

2009-05-15 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Giselle, I am so sorry to hear of your sweet Pixie's passing. It is such a heartbreak and many of us on this list have been through it more then once and completely understand how hard it is. There is nothing so empty as their favorite places after they are gone. Most of all please do not

Re: [Felvtalk] Cat crashing

2009-06-17 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Amy, I am so sorry about your Maverick. He sounds like he was a wonderful kitty. The things you say about him remind me so much of one of my positives, Tweezer. He was also in horrible shape when we got him and has quite the personality now. You are so lucky to have such a sympathetic vet.

Re: [Felvtalk] Adopted an FIV+

2009-07-04 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
on it [fs...@roadrunner.com] to make sure she gets your reply. Subject: Adopted an FIV+ From: Frank and Sue Koren fs...@roadrunner.com Date: Fri, 3 Jul 2009 21:04:00 -0400 To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Today I brought a new 15 year old cat home from the shelter. He is a very sweet flame

Re: [Felvtalk] Difficult decision

2009-08-11 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
Lorrie, I am so sorry to hear about your little kitty. I was in the same position about a year ago. My darling FeLV+ kitty Buzz was anemic and slowly going down hill. He had stopped eating and I was carrying him to his litter box and upstairs to sleep next to me every night. One morning

Re: [Felvtalk] Difficult decision

2009-08-12 Thread Frank and Sue Koren
MaryChristine, Thank you for your kind words. I think it makes it easier to know that others do not judge you, even when you can't quite get past judging yourself. I know I have learned so much over the years and always hope to improve the way I take care of my kitties. There were cats I had

[Felvtalk] LTCI article in Cat Fancy

2009-09-21 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Hello everyone, Has anybody else seen the article in this months Cat Fancy about Lymphocyte T-Cell Immunomodulator? Although the article does not go into any detail or get at all scientific, it seems that it might give this stuff some credibility. Sue

Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries

2009-12-09 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Is 10th life the sanctuary that was supposedly researching snake venom about two years ago? Sue - Original Message - From: Debbie Bates dlh1...@hotmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, December 09, 2009 4:43 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries

[Felvtalk] Casper is sick

2010-03-03 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Hello everyone, it's been a while since I posted to this list but I read everything that's going on. I now have two FeLV+ cats. I lost my first positive cat to anemia in November of 2008. When he came into my home and tested positive I finally decided to mix my positives and negatives.

[Felvtalk] Casper is positive

2010-03-04 Thread Frank Sue Koren
My poor sweet Casper is FeLV+. So by making the decision to mix I have condemned him. He is anemic and he is going on Doxycyclne and Prednosolone. Has anyone ever heard of a cat that has anemia living longer then a few months? ___ Felvtalk mailing

Re: [Felvtalk] Casper is positive and our Introduction

2010-03-04 Thread Frank Sue Koren
of trauma/wounds, but has never seen anything like this. We look forward to providing for her and giving her the best care she could have. Thanks for letting me share. Lisa - Original Message - From: Frank Sue Koren fs...@roadrunner.com To: FeLV talk felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent

Re: [Felvtalk] Casper is positive

2010-03-04 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Casper's anemia is slightly regenerative according to the vet.. What kind of meds is Wolfie on? - Original Message - From: Amy awilkin...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, March 04, 2010 9:34 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Casper is positive So sorry to hear

Re: [Felvtalk] Casper is positive

2010-03-04 Thread Frank Sue Koren
is the underlying cause. They give Doxy in the hopes it is Hemobart. I hope for the best for you and Casper. Beth --Original Message-- From: Frank Sue Koren Sender: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org To: FeLV talk ReplyTo: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Casper is positive Sent: Mar 4

Re: [Felvtalk] MeMe 2006-3-32010

2010-03-05 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Jane, Your MeMe sounds like such a very special cat. She was beautiful and had such astonishing golden eyes. It seems that MeMe was one of those few truly extrordinary cats that we are privledged to know in our lifetimes. I am so sorry you lost her too soon. Sue - Original Message

Re: [Felvtalk] Baby Girl has passed

2010-03-16 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I'm so sorry to hear about Baby Girl. She must have waited for you to get home from work to be with her in her last moments. It is so hard to lose each and every one of them. Hugs to you and Celery. Sue - Original Message - From: LauraM hingebacktorto...@yahoo.com To:

[Felvtalk] List working?

2010-03-16 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Hello everyone, is the list working? I have not been able to send or receive today. ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org http://felineleukemia.org/mailman/listinfo/felvtalk_felineleukemia.org

[Felvtalk] Epogen? Interfuron?

2010-03-16 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Hello all; Casper is my symptomatic cat that became positive because I mixed my positives and negatives. I wondered if somehow I had missed his vaccinataion last year. I asked the vet to double check and as I thought he was not even due for his next vaccination until April. Anyway, he is now

Re: [Felvtalk] Epogen? Interfuron?

2010-03-16 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I can't remember now what the time frame was. He was tested at his first vet visit after I adopted him but I don't remember how long that was after I brought him home. Normally I take a newly adopted cat right in to be checked but it has been about four years... Today I called my vet back and

Re: [Felvtalk] Bridget is dead

2010-03-17 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I'm so sorry about Bridget. We lost a cat that was being spayed once, the vet said it was her heart. I am SO sure it was not your fault. All of us that are responsible cat owners have our cats spayed and neutered. There is no other good choice, especially with a positive cat. We all know

[Felvtalk] Casper Epogen shot

2010-03-17 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I just gave Casper his first Epogen shot. He is supposed to get .15 ml daily to start. Hopefully things will get better for him. Tomorrow I am supposed to pick up the Imulan and give him that shot. I am shocked at how expensive all this stuff is. The one vial of Epogen was about $75.00

[Felvtalk] Goodbye sweet Casper

2010-04-07 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I am heartbroken to say that this afternoon my sweet Casper lost his battle. He was one of the most sweet tempered cats I have ever known. He never ever bit or clawed anyone in anger, not for any reason. He used to come to bed and make bread in the middle of the night right into my stomach

[Felvtalk] Epogen

2010-04-08 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Hello everyone, I have most of a 1ML SDV vial of 10,000 U/ML Epogen and some syringes if anyone could use them. I would be happy to overnight them to the first person to send me an address. This stuff is too expensive to go in the trash and I only used two injections from it. Sue

Re: [Felvtalk] Anyone in Ohio?

2010-07-23 Thread Frank Sue Koren
My cousin lives in Canfield and is a cat lover. I will forward your e-mail to her and see if she knows anything about Angels for Animals. Sue -Original Message- From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Chris Sent: Friday, July

Re: [Felvtalk] Mixing

2010-10-13 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I had 6 negative cats when Buzzy came to me. He tested positive in January of 2008. At that time Casper was about 4 years old. I had all my positive cats vaccinated and released Buzz into the general population in April of 2008. In July I took in another positive and in September still another

Re: [Felvtalk] Murphy is gone.

2010-10-26 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I am so sorry to hear that Murphy lost his battle with this horrible disease. You made him come alive for everyone in this group with the wonderful descriptions of him in your posts. He was a very special cat and was so lucky to have you to care for him. You are an angel to have given all of

[Felvtalk] Blood in Tweezers stool

2010-12-07 Thread Frank Sue Koren
My 4 year old FeLV+ kitty, Tweezer has always had some digestive problems. Nothing more then gas and a rumbly tummy though. This morning he had a runny stool with blood in it and it seemed painful for him to go. Is this still another thing that positive cats deal with? Tweezer was just at the

[Felvtalk] Is ther anything that can reverse the anemia?

2011-01-31 Thread Frank Sue Koren
I am worried that my 4 year old FeLV+ kitty Tweezer may be anemic. I will be taking him to the vet asap but am wondering if there is anything that can reverse the anemia once is starts. I have lost two positive kitties already to anemia and I sure don't want to see it happen to Tweezer. We

[Felvtalk] HELP! Tweezer is sick

2011-02-03 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Tweezer was to the vet yesterday. His RBC is 17 and he has a secondary infection. He is also having spasms which is the worst because he is frightened and it makes it harder for him to eat and drink. He is on Prednesolone and Clavamox for now. What can I do to help him? I hope this message

Re: [Felvtalk] HELP! Tweezer is sick

2011-02-03 Thread Frank Sue Koren
, Feb 3, 2011 at 7:19 AM, Frank Sue Koren fs...@roadrunner.comwrote: Tweezer was to the vet yesterday. His RBC is 17 and he has a secondary infection. He is also having spasms which is the worst because he is frightened and it makes it harder for him to eat and drink. He is on Prednesolone

Re: [Felvtalk] HELP! Tweezer is sick

2011-02-03 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Tweezer was the name the rescue group that had him gave him. I liked the name and it fit him so we kept it. I don't know if links from the cat forum I am part of will work here, but I will try. This tells the story of how I came to have him and of his first few weeks at home:

[Felvtalk] Tweeze is gone.

2011-02-04 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Tweezer lost his battle with this horrible disease this afternoon. He had an aggressive lymphoma so there was no hope that he would get better or that he could even be made more comfortable. He crashed at the beginning of this week and was having spasms that were making it very difficult for him

Re: [Felvtalk] testing the list again

2011-09-18 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Best wishes to you also, James. Test e-mails received ok. -Original Message- From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of James G Wilson Sent: Sunday, September 18, 2011 1:18 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk]

[Felvtalk] Picked up Orlandos ashes today

2012-05-21 Thread Frank Sue Koren
It has been one week since I took Orlando to the vets for the last time. His tumor had gotten large enough to be causing him pain and he had stopped eating. He was such a wonderful cat, my loving flame point Siamese boy. The first time I met him in the rescues FeLV room he reached up and gave me

Re: [Felvtalk] Cat in Ohio needs home

2012-10-29 Thread Frank Sue Koren
Where in Ohio? -Original Message- From: Felvtalk [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Marcia Sent: Monday, October 29, 2012 4:00 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: [Felvtalk] Cat in Ohio needs home Hi guys Are any of you in Ohio or know anyone in Ohio that