Re: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-20 Thread tamara stickler
: RE: socializing barn kittens On that note, I was told many times by the initial rescuer of these kittens that they are all females. The vet clinic that did their fvrcps, wormings, etc., marked them as all females. I thought all got spayed yesterday. But since I have had them, I kept calling

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Chris
Fostered a little guy that somebody had dumped .. he was a real problem to pick up-he'd hiss and curl up just as you described. He'd also run a whole lot faster than me and could get under things! LOL I just made it a point to pick him up as much as I could. He was around my cats and I

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
Thanks! That makes me feel better! I do leave the TV on their room all day to force them to get used to human voices. As far as food bowls and litter box- no problem (except for the inevitable laying in the litter box!). Nothing is going to stop these little pigs from eating...trust me.

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Susan Hoffman
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Re: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Marylyn
Try Feliway and CatNap (Dr. Maier has some) to calm them. Use the spray, not the plug ins. Feed them in very small amounts numerous times a day and let them see you and associate you with the food. Watch out for those baby teeth. Don't be afraid but know that they know how to protect

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Chris
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Caroline Kaufmann Sent: Wednesday, December 19, 2007 4:31 PM To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: RE: socializing barn kittens Thanks! That makes me feel better! I do leave the TV on their room all day to force them to get used to human voices

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
PROTECTED]: RE: socializing barn kittens Thanks! That makes me feel better! I do leave the TV on their room all day to force them to get used to human voices. As far as food bowls and litter box- no problem (except for the inevitable laying in the litter box!). Nothing is going to stop

Re: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Marylyn
, 2007 4:30 PM Subject: RE: socializing barn kittens Yes! That is exactly what I told my mom! That's the comparison I used. That they make me feel bad about myself b/c of the way they look at me when I come in the room...they look UP at me like I'm the giant from Jack the Beanstock

Re: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Marylyn
. St. Francis - Original Message - From: Caroline Kaufmann To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, December 19, 2007 4:30 PM Subject: RE: socializing barn kittens Yes! That is exactly what I told my mom! That's

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Caroline Kaufmann
. St. Francis - Original Message - From: Caroline Kaufmann To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Wednesday, December 19, 2007 4:30 PM Subject: RE: socializing barn kittens Yes! That is exactly what I told my mom! That's

RE: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Chris
at the Rainbow Bridge laughing is black white a$$ off at me! caroline _ From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Subject: RE: socializing barn kittens Date: Wed, 19 Dec 2007 17:09:39 -0500 The little guy I fostered first latched on to my youngest (and smallest and most

Re: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Kelley Saveika
Sounds like you're doing a great job!:) -- Rescuties - Saving the world, one cat at a time. http://www.rescuties.org Vist the Rescuties store and save a kitty life! http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/redirect-home?tag=rescuties-20 http://www.zazzle.com/rescuties* Please help Clarissa!

Re: socializing barn kittens

2007-12-19 Thread Marylyn
with their fellow man. St. Francis - Original Message - From: Marylyn To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Thursday, December 20, 2007 1:22 AM Subject: Re: socializing barn kittens You may want to get a laser