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

2009-12-12 Thread dlgegg
meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: drosenfe...@wi.rr.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2009 17:37:00 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries We are so grateful that our one cat who needs meds, Luc, is very mild-mannered. We can

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

2009-12-12 Thread dlgegg
would that apply to all litters or just clay? i am using Fresh Results from Walmrt (have discontinuted at all stores in my area so have to drive 1 - 1/2 hrs to get it. they have dropped it in over 500 stores, but still have a lock on it so no other stores can sell under that name. Petsmart

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

2009-12-11 Thread Debbie Bates
...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Chris Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2009 11:58 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Welcome to the world of cats-pilling, putting into a carrier for vet trip, getting a cat to eat when they're not in the mood

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

2009-12-11 Thread POTT, BEVERLY
PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries We are so grateful that our one cat who needs meds, Luc, is very mild-mannered. We can drop a pill down his throat with no trouble. In contrast, we are hoping that one of our other cats, Tribble, never gets

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

2009-12-11 Thread Gary
Actually, doxy is available in liquid form and this is the form that should always be used with cats. If a doxy tablet gets stuck going down it will do serious damage to the esophagus. I haven't tried grinding a prednisone and putting it in food, but you might try that. I find cat food like

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Agreed. Also, be very careful about so-called sanctuaries. You really need to visit them personally to be sure they are decent places. So many seem to crash and burn amid allegations of abuse and neglect

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
battle Philo Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 16:22:03 -0800 From: crystal_pro...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Hmmm, maybe I will rethink the sanctuary idea. I don't want them to live a horrible life. Plus all the places I have

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

2009-12-10 Thread Patricia . A . Elkins
Anyone knows a better way to give medications (pills) to a cat? The vet can sell you a pill popper - a little device that helps some people get those pills down them. What I would do is to grind up the pills and mix with meat based human baby food and a little water. Then use a syringe,

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
I have had amazing success with Pill Pockets Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 23:53:23 -0600 From: bugrahanyal...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Hi, All

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

2009-12-10 Thread Heather
@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Hi, All, I have a FeLV positive cat who adapted me six months ago. A week ago he stopped eating and began to taste his litter. I took him to the vet and he was tested FeLV positive. Vet gave me steroids and antibiotics

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

2009-12-10 Thread Bugrahan Yalvac
Doxycycline 100 MG and Prednisone 5 MG are the pills. He is infected by mycoplasma haemofelis. It looks all so easy to give cats oral medication on the net but those cats are all healty, relaxed, and happy cats who swallow the pills. Mine is doing everything not to swallow anything. Should I

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

2009-12-10 Thread Bugrahan Yalvac
Thank-you! I will try this! Bugra On Thu, Dec 10, 2009 at 7:27 AM, patricia.a.elk...@gsk.com wrote: Anyone knows a better way to give medications (pills) to a cat? The vet can sell you a pill popper - a little device that helps some people get those pills down them. What I would do is to

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
or a softened piece of cheese! Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2009 10:40:55 -0500 From: furrygi...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries I have found that several

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

2009-12-10 Thread Sharyl
to eating the chicken and following it into the carrier. Good Luck Sharyl --- On Wed, 12/9/09, Crystal Proper crystal_pro...@yahoo.com wrote: From: Crystal Proper crystal_pro...@yahoo.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, December

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

2009-12-10 Thread Sharyl
Thankfully she is safe now. Bless you for saving her a second time. Sharyl --- On Wed, 12/9/09, Debbie Bates dlh1...@hotmail.com wrote: From: Debbie Bates dlh1...@hotmail.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, December 9

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Thankfully she is safe now. Bless you for saving her a second time. Sharyl _ Windows Live: Friends get your Flickr, Yelp, and Digg updates when they e-mail you

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

2009-12-10 Thread Chris
] On Behalf Of Bugrahan Yalvac Sent: Thursday, December 10, 2009 10:55 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Doxycycline 100 MG and Prednisone 5 MG are the pills. He is infected by mycoplasma haemofelis. It looks all so easy to give cats

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

2009-12-10 Thread Belinda Sauro
Eating litter is usually a sign of anemia, was he checked for that? -- Belinda happiness is being owned by cats ... http://bemikitties.com http://BelindaSauro.com ___ Felvtalk mailing list Felvtalk@felineleukemia.org

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

2009-12-10 Thread dlgegg
GET A NEW VET! an informed vet will give you options. mine did and my 2 positive girls are doing just fine. just keep anyone who is negative vacinnated, give them love, good food and keep stress low. Crystal Proper crystal_pro...@yahoo.com wrote: Hi everyone.  Anyone know of any cat

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

2009-12-10 Thread dlgegg
and there is hope. Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 16:46:25 -0500 From: furrygi...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Was that 10th Life? Ok if you wish

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

2009-12-10 Thread dlgegg
she was spayed. Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: lauriesk...@mchsi.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 15:51:49 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Debbie, did you find your

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

2009-12-10 Thread dlgegg
...@hotmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, December 09, 2009 4:43 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries I couldn't agree more...having just found out that the 'sanctuary' one of my feral fosters was taken to has been closed down by law

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

2009-12-10 Thread Crystal Proper
. - Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Agreed. Also, be very careful about so-called sanctuaries. You really need to visit them personally to be sure they are decent places. So many seem to crash and burn amid allegations of abuse

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

2009-12-10 Thread dlgegg
my Snuggles was healthy outside of infection, not stressed, but he did not like pills. my only solution was to take him to the vet every day. at home, he tried to kill me every time i gave him a pill. at the vet's he was an angel. savved me a few trips to the hospital for transfusions.

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

2009-12-10 Thread dlgegg
: cline...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Thankfully she is safe now. Bless you for saving her a second time. Sharyl

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

2009-12-10 Thread Diane Rosenfeldt
:58 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Welcome to the world of cats-pilling, putting into a carrier for vet trip, getting a cat to eat when they're not in the mood-those are the times you realize that they're a lot smarter more determined

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
. - Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Agreed. Also, be very careful about so-called sanctuaries. You really need to visit them personally to be sure they are decent places. So many seem to crash and burn

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

2009-12-10 Thread Crystal Proper
. - Original Message From: Debbie Bates dlh1...@hotmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thu, December 10, 2009 6:51:31 PM Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries If they can be handled, they can be adopted...they are NOT feral. Debbie (COL) Be kind

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

2009-12-10 Thread Debbie Bates
Dec 2009 17:37:00 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries We are so grateful that our one cat who needs meds, Luc, is very mild-mannered. We can drop a pill down his throat with no trouble. In contrast, we are hoping that one of our other cats, Tribble, never gets sick. He

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

2009-12-10 Thread Sharyl
. They do surprise you once in a while. She just turned 17 and still isn't a lap kitty. Does like to lay on my feet. Sharyl --- On Thu, 12/10/09, Diane Rosenfeldt drosenfe...@wi.rr.com wrote: From: Diane Rosenfeldt drosenfe...@wi.rr.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries

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

2009-12-10 Thread Cougar Clan
has had a hellion! But, my oh my, how he owned my heart!! Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: drosenfe...@wi.rr.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Thu, 10 Dec 2009 17:37:00 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries We

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

2009-12-10 Thread Diane Rosenfeldt
:12 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries OMG, the exact words I said to my Baby Ruben..glad I'm not the only one who has had a hellion! But, my oh my, how he owned my heart!! Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard

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

2009-12-10 Thread Diane Rosenfeldt
:45 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Just in case you haven't tried it, gently wrapping a cat in a nice, thick blanket helps. It may or may not calm the cat but it offers protection for the person. On Dec 10, 2009, at 6:11 PM, Debbie Bates

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

2009-12-09 Thread Susan Hoffman
Have all the other outside cats been tested? How long have they been living with that group of cats? We have an feLV+ cat who has lived outside at our house for at least 4 years now. She and a small feral colony came with the house. Last year I tested her best buddy because I thought I

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

2009-12-09 Thread Sue Frank Koren
This one is in Concord, Ohio - about 25 miles east of Cleveland. http://www.carolines-kids.org/ Crystal Proper crystal_pro...@yahoo.com wrote: Hi everyone.  Anyone know of any cat sanctuaries in PA or OH for FeLV+ cats.  The mother and father cats of my kittens are semi-feral and not

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

2009-12-09 Thread Susan Hoffman
lauriesk...@mchsi.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2009, 1:28 PM We have trapped two large groups. In each group one was FeLV+. None of the others were. The asymptomatic FeLV was returned to the colony

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

2009-12-09 Thread Debbie Bates
: From: Laurieskatz lauriesk...@mchsi.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2009, 1:28 PM We have trapped two large groups. In each group one was FeLV+. None of the others were. The asymptomatic FeLV

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

2009-12-09 Thread Heather
, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 13:33:09 -0800 From: susan_hoff...@yahoo.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Agreed. Also, be very careful about so-called sanctuaries. You really need

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

2009-12-09 Thread Susan Hoffman
Was that 10th Life Sanctuary in Florida? Did you get your kitty back? --- On Wed, 12/9/09, Debbie Bates dlh1...@hotmail.com wrote: From: Debbie Bates dlh1...@hotmail.com Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wednesday, December 9, 2009

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

2009-12-09 Thread Laurieskatz
Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Agreed. Also, be very careful about so-called sanctuaries. You really need to visit them personally to be sure they are decent places. So many seem to crash and burn amid allegations of abuse and neglect. --- On Wed, 12/9/09, Laurieskatz

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

2009-12-09 Thread Debbie Bates
is fighting a hard battle Philo Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 16:46:25 -0500 From: furrygi...@gmail.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Was that 10th Life? Ok if you wish not to answer, of course. Thank you for going after your former

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

2009-12-09 Thread Debbie Bates
, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: lauriesk...@mchsi.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 15:51:49 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Debbie, did you find your cat? What a miracle if you did. L -Original

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

2009-12-09 Thread Heather
Philo From: lauriesk...@mchsi.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 15:51:49 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Debbie, did you find your cat? What a miracle if you did. L -Original Message- From: felvtalk-boun

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

2009-12-09 Thread Heather
microchipped her when she was spayed. Debbie (COL) Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle Philo From: lauriesk...@mchsi.com To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Date: Wed, 9 Dec 2009 15:51:49 -0600 Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] PA or OH FeLV+ Cat Sanctuaries Debbie, did

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

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

2009-12-09 Thread Crystal Proper
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 I couldn't

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

2009-12-09 Thread Cougar Clan
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 I couldn't agree more...having just found out that the 'sanctuary

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

2009-12-09 Thread Bugrahan Yalvac
Hi, All, I have a FeLV positive cat who adapted me six months ago. A week ago he stopped eating and began to taste his litter. I took him to the vet and he was tested FeLV positive. Vet gave me steroids and antibiotics and I was mixing the pills with his science diet for couple days. He was able

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

2009-12-09 Thread Gary
What are the pills? Gary Bugrahan Yalvac wrote: Hi, All, I have a FeLV positive cat who adapted me six months ago. A week ago he stopped eating and began to taste his litter. I took him to the vet and he was tested FeLV positive. Vet gave me steroids and antibiotics and I was mixing the pills