Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-13 Thread Natalie
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... I guess I am trying to say you can hold them inside a lot longer than estimated. I've had them in for 3-4 months. The thing is to build a relationship with them during that period. They see you with the food. I

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-13 Thread MaiMaiPG
To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... I guess I am trying to say you can hold them inside a lot longer than estimated. I've had them in for 3-4 months. The thing is to build a relationship with them during that period. They see you with the food. I

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-13 Thread Natalie
...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of MaiMaiPG Sent: Saturday, August 13, 2011 8:07 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... I used chain link since a major goal was to protect the cats. I suspect I

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-13 Thread dlgegg
@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... I used chain link since a major goal was to protect the cats. I suspect I will use chicken wire to make a screened in porch here. The bugs don't bother me nearly as much as the thoughts of something harmful getting

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-12 Thread Natalie
Rosenfeldt Sent: Thursday, August 11, 2011 9:26 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... Bonnie, I would suggest going to the feral_cats Yahoogroup and reading the Files. You have to look a little, but there is good advice for dealing with all kinds

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-12 Thread Natalie
11, 2011 9:56 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... On that, I have had a few ferals that were held inside after vet treatment for various reasons: weather (very hot or cold etc), dangers (size and age of cat and the presents of packs of dogs

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-12 Thread dlgegg
their cat(s) to go outside, and if there's snow, bye bye cat... From: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Diane Rosenfeldt Sent: Thursday, August 11, 2011 9:26 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-12 Thread MaiMaiPG
Sent: Thursday, August 11, 2011 9:56 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... On that, I have had a few ferals that were held inside after vet treatment for various reasons: weather (very hot or cold etc), dangers (size and age of cat

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread Christiane Biagi
The place I bought the 42 crate: $77.95 and free shipping (Midwest Crate) http://www.petstreetmall.com/Midwest-I-1542DD-Double-Door-iCrate-Dog-Crate/7 853/2963/ I last used it for 2 young kitties who I'd been feeding outside who I knew wouldn't last the winter. Someone had lent me one of

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread kathryn mundell
Hey Bonnie - No apologies necessary!! I would crack open a window in the bathroom (if it has a window). If it doesn't have a window - try bringing in some plants/soil/etc (in a pot) from the outside. Once she has gotten more used to you - set up a large crate (covered with a tarp) that

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread Natalie
: felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org [mailto:felvtalk-boun...@felineleukemia.org] On Behalf Of Christiane Biagi Sent: Thursday, August 11, 2011 11:33 AM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... The place I bought the 42 crate: $77.95 and free shipping

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread Lynda Wilson
I like the suggestion of finding a Himalayan rescue that could take her in. L - Original Message - From: Bonnie Hogue To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, August 11, 2011 9:31 AM Subject: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but... Folks I'm sorry to be

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread MaiMaiPG
Can you put up a dog kennel with a topper? On Aug 11, 2011, at 9:31 AM, Bonnie Hogue wrote: Folks I’m sorry to be monopolizing all this “air space” on the list this morning, but am trying to figure this out with this cat. So, if I decide to put her in my bathroom for a 2 to 3 weeks, as has

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread Diane Rosenfeldt
Bonnie, I would suggest going to the feral_cats Yahoogroup and reading the Files. You have to look a little, but there is good advice for dealing with all kinds of situations. You can join the group and just ask, of course, but they will respect you more if you look in the Files first. I'm not

Re: [Felvtalk] Sorry to Ask so much, but...

2011-08-11 Thread MaiMaiPG
On that, I have had a few ferals that were held inside after vet treatment for various reasons: weather (very hot or cold etc), dangers (size and age of cat and the presents of packs of dogs, hawks etc) healing time + adjust time (they were returning to their own group), and just because