Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty

2010-09-24 Thread Sharyl
Edna, 1st thanks for fostering this little guy. It is amazing how mixed folks can get. The FeLV virus only lives for minutes to hours outside of the body. A normal cleaning is all you need to do. Sharyl --- On Fri, 9/24/10, Edna Taylor taylore...@msn.com wrote: From: Edna Taylor

Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty

2010-09-24 Thread Edna Taylor
SCHWEET, thanks :) Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2010 14:52:55 -0700 From: cline...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty Edna, 1st thanks for fostering this little guy. It is amazing how mixed folks can get. The FeLV virus only lives for minutes

Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty

2010-09-24 Thread Lorrie
Hi Edna, I'm sure many others will write to you about this, but FelV is not all that contagious. It's usually transmitted by sharing food and water bowls or by grooming each other, and maybe litter boxes, but not sure about that. As you've heard, the virus cannot live long outside the cat's

Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty

2010-09-24 Thread create_me_new
No need to throw anything out. I don't even wash the carriers. These myths infuriate me! Beth Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry -Original Message- From: Edna Taylor taylore...@msn.com Sender: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org Date: Fri, 24 Sep 2010 13:06:38 To:

Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty

2010-09-24 Thread Edna Taylor
Thanks Beth, I figured as much because I deal with people freaking out about FIV all the time and I don't even consider FIV an issue. Edna To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org From: create_me_...@yahoo.com Date: Sat, 25 Sep 2010 00:48:25 + Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Feluk positive kitty