Re: [Felvtalk] Trying to do the right thing for Avis who is FeLV+ w/nonregenerative anemia

2010-09-30 Thread Natalie
That's so wonderful, Kris - now you know that your dog is really open to another animal buddy! I'm sure you'll get great advice from othersI am also fairly new to this group and have two very healthy FeLV+ adult male cats. I just wanted to tell you that I am currently socializing two 3-month

Re: [Felvtalk] Trying to do the right thing for Avis who is FeLV+ w/nonregenerative anemia

2010-09-30 Thread Beth
How anemic is he? what is his HCT?  It is a common thing with FeLV needs to be monitored. Beth Dont Litter, Fix Your Critter! www.Furkids.org   --- On Thu, 9/30/10, nise...@yahoo.com nise...@yahoo.com wrote: From: nise...@yahoo.com nise...@yahoo.com Subject: [Felvtalk] Trying to do the right

Re: [Felvtalk] Trying to do the right thing for Avis who is FeLV+ w/nonregenerative anemia

2010-09-30 Thread nise...@yahoo.com
Hi Beth, RBC 4.37 HCT 21% Gums tongue a little pale, lower energy than other cats his age, but eating well, playing keeping up with everything that's going on the other side of the windows. My vet tells me that many anemic cats feel fine until the HCT hits 15%, give or take. We will do

Re: [Felvtalk] Trying to do the right thing for Avis who is FeLV+ w/nonregenerative anemia

2010-09-30 Thread nise...@yahoo.com
Thanks for the kind welcome, Natalie! It really was a joy to watch my feisty old terrier become such friends with a young cat. For whatever reason, they just clicked. I am glad it happened, because I think that Avis needs us. So are you doing anything special for your FeLV+ cats? Diet,