Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-28 Thread Debbie Bates
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death Hi Lorrie, If you have enough money to provide for them, may I suggest The Stevenson Center at Texas AM? http://www.cvm.tamu.edu/petcare/ http://www.cvm.tamu.edu/petcare/It is not cheap but is a safe place

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-28 Thread Kelley Saveika
It is pretty wonderful, but not at all cheap. I doubt anyone unless they were really really well-off would send more than maybe 1-3 animals there. They are a really great option for birds, since so many birds outlive their people. On Tue, Dec 28, 2010 at 1:09 PM, Debbie Bates

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-25 Thread dlgegg
...@windstream.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death The trust issue is a big thing with 2 of mine. Annie went through a lot when yher owner died. i think the worst of it was not knowing what happened to her owner. she had been

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-25 Thread dlgegg
RE: parrots. People should not be allowed ot adopt them unless they uflly understand how long they live and how to properly care for them. My boss had an Amazon conyure name of Baltezar and after 6 years, it became a problem of what to do with him when he was out of town, sometimes for a

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-25 Thread Kelley Saveika
Hi Lorrie, If you have enough money to provide for them, may I suggest The Stevenson Center at Texas AM? http://www.cvm.tamu.edu/petcare/ http://www.cvm.tamu.edu/petcare/It is not cheap but is a safe place for pets to go and live in a home like environment, has vet students who live there, each

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-23 Thread Debbie Bates
sanctuary! Debbie ~ When the world says, Give up, hope whispers, Try it one more time ~ Date: Wed, 22 Dec 2010 22:56:21 -0600 From: dlg...@windstream.net To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death The trust issue is a big thing with 2

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-22 Thread Sharyl
] Finding homes for cats upon death To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 7:17 PM HELLO LAURIE, THAT HAS BEEN ON MY MIND FOR A LONG TIME NOW AND I HAVE FOUND A RESCUE IN IOWA, CAN'T REMEMBER THE NAME NOW, BUT CAN DIG OUT THE INFORMATION IF YOU WANT IT.  HAVE CHECKED THEM

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-22 Thread tamara stickler
I do know that each state has it's own laws on the matter, but will bring it up to her.  Would she be allowed to join the website in order to do that? --- On Tue, 12/21/10, MaiMaiPG maima...@gmail.com wrote: From: MaiMaiPG maima...@gmail.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-22 Thread dlgegg
, dlg...@windstream.net dlg...@windstream.net wrote: From: dlg...@windstream.net dlg...@windstream.net Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 7:17 PM HELLO LAURIE, THAT HAS BEEN ON MY MIND FOR A LONG TIME

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-22 Thread dlgegg
The trust issue is a big thing with 2 of mine. Annie went through a lot when yher owner died. i think the worst of it was not knowing what happened to her owner. she had been an only cat for 4 years, sleeping on the lady's bed, super spoiled. then she was locked up for 3 weeks with someon

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread LauraM
I worry about that too. I also have turtles and tortoises that could easily live 50 years or more. I'm 43 so hopefully I have a few good years left, but what will happen when I'm 80 and can't lift a 60 pound tortoise? What if I die in a car accident on the way to Petsmart tonight? We sometimes

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Debbie Bates
Lorrie, that is something I lay awake at night worrying about myself...not only my own cats, but the ferals I have TNR'd and care forin July I was hospitalized for almost three weeksthank goodness my husband was able to care for them (well, as much as he could)but I hesitate to do

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Natalie
] On Behalf Of Debbie Bates Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2010 7:58 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death Lorrie, that is something I lay awake at night worrying about myself...not only my own cats, but the ferals I have TNR'd and care

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Susan Saunders
Have you considered setting up a trust and including the house in the trust.   --- On Tue, 12/21/10, Natalie at...@optonline.net wrote: From: Natalie at...@optonline.net Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Laurieskatz
for cats upon death Have you considered setting up a trust and including the house in the trust.   --- On Tue, 12/21/10, Natalie at...@optonline.net wrote: From: Natalie at...@optonline.net Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tuesday

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread tamara stickler
: From: Natalie at...@optonline.net Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 8:47 AM We had actually set up a Foundation, but now find that we will change it to a Fund instead.  Advice from lawyers was non-existent

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Edna Taylor
them be put down then go into a shelter and an uncertain future :( From: lauriesk...@mchsi.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2010 08:32:54 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death Great idea.I can't do that with my house because my husband co owns

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Laurieskatz
[mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of tamara stickler Sent: Tuesday, December 21, 2010 9:18 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death I don't know if this helps, but we just had an attorney move into the corporate center that I manage

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread MaiMaiPG
Even though I have picked a person (not a family member) and provided for my guys in my will, I worry too. A lot of people want their pets killed when they dieespecially parot owners. I can't go that route. On Dec 21, 2010, at 6:45 AM, LauraM wrote: I worry about that too. I also have

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Lorrie
On 12-21, LauraM wrote: I worry about that too. I also have turtles and tortoises that could easily live 50 years or more. I'm 43 so hopefully I have a few good years left, but what will happen when I'm 80 and can't lift a 60 pound tortoise? What if I die in a car accident on the way to

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Lorrie
On 12-21, Debbie Bates wrote: Lorrie, that is something I lay awake at night worrying about myself...not only my own cats, but the ferals I have TNR'd and care forin July I was hospitalized for almost three weeksthank goodness my husband was able to care for them (well, as much as he

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread Lorrie
On 12-21, tamara stickler wrote: I don't know if this helps, but we just had an attorney move into the corporate center that I manage, who specializes in pet trusts. She is licensed to practice in California and Maryland. ? Would you like her contact information? Tamara Yes, yes, yes, we are

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread tamara stickler
.   Her phone (once we get it up and running) 410-939-1001   T --- On Tue, 12/21/10, Lorrie felineres...@kvinet.com wrote: From: Lorrie felineres...@kvinet.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 5:29 PM On 12-21

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread MaiMaiPG
Perhaps you could get her to address the question on line in very general terms of courseone can't practise law where one is not licensed. On Dec 21, 2010, at 4:29 PM, Lorrie wrote: On 12-21, tamara stickler wrote: I don't know if this helps, but we just had an attorney move into the

Re: [Felvtalk] Finding homes for cats upon death

2010-12-21 Thread dlgegg
HELLO LAURIE, THAT HAS BEEN ON MY MIND FOR A LONG TIME NOW AND I HAVE FOUND A RESCUE IN IOWA, CAN'T REMEMBER THE NAME NOW, BUT CAN DIG OUT THE INFORMATION IF YOU WANT IT. HAVE CHECKED THEM OUT AND THEY SEEM RIGHT FOR MY BABIES WHO ARE SPOILED, HAVE THE RUN OF THE HOUSE. I KNOW I WOULD NOT BE