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by feralcatlover
Tue Jan 26, 2016 4:01 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

I've just read all of these posts today, so glad it has a happy ending! How wonderful of you to help your little pride of cats. I have two I adopted who were semi-feral and have been with me for 8 years now. They are gorgeous and happy characters, but whenever it comes to treating them for anything...
by feralcatlover
Tue Jan 26, 2016 3:52 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

I'm so glad Harry's feeling better! :) Have you ever spoken with this island charity? http://www.felinewelfareiow.co.uk/feral-cats-and-kittens-on-the-island Hi Marla, Thanks, yes, have had dealings with Feline Welfare, but they are always so strapped for help themselves, I didn't contact them...the...
by feralcatlover
Sat Jan 23, 2016 1:35 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Hi Marla..thank you for your kind comments hun.. :o) .. Hi ...Im in Bembridge.. Yes, I spoke to the 'top lady '..(the one that goes around fundraising with the dog) .. was extremely dismissive when I asked for a little help before .. she's always somewhere 'shaking a tin'.. am afraid I just walk on ...
by feralcatlover
Fri Jan 22, 2016 4:05 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Oh right..that's still amazing..as I say, have hit barrier after barrier over here...as soon as you say they are feral they don't want to know ! even when I pointed out to the CPL that they had a piece in their website about 'controlling' the feral population..trap neuter release kind of thing..they...
by feralcatlover
Fri Jan 22, 2016 1:41 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Thats amazing Bobbys Girl..and what a lovely vet , to do that ! ..wouldn't get that kind of help over here...even from the charities..let a lone a vet ! Vet just texted... Harry took lots of IV fluids overnight..but has still refused to eat as @ 12.00 :( .. they want me to collect her at 5pm..are se...
by feralcatlover
Fri Jan 22, 2016 10:10 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Hi everyone..thanks everyone for your suggestions....and yes, I have I tried everything suggested..trouble is, although reasonably tame with me, essentially she is feral, so will not let anyone else near her except me, ( OK at vets, but think she was just frozen with fear ?? !! ) even though she is ...
by feralcatlover
Wed Jan 20, 2016 7:30 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Hi bobbys girl..Thank you so much..anything would help , if possible..re: the animal welfare connection and your cousin.xx so kind of you to offer .. Took Harry to the vet..saw a new one at the practice..very nice man. gave harry a tablet that 'may' increase her appetite, but was hard to get most of...
by feralcatlover
Wed Jan 20, 2016 7:16 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Thanks Kay..I have a bit left on my Barclaycard.. not sure If I would be accepted for a new card ? but may try..will see ..thanks for suggestion xx
by feralcatlover
Wed Jan 20, 2016 11:40 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Thanks Sue ( bobbys girl ) xx.. Yes, im afraid on the surface it's all " we're her to help' but when it comes down to it, I have been turned away time and time again..CPL were the worst culprits..to the point that I made an official complaint to their head office about the staff at our Island C...
by feralcatlover
Tue Jan 19, 2016 12:22 am
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

Re: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Thank you all so much for your replies..I will look into everything re: food and the product for her to lick off her lips .. I live on the Isle of Wight, and tried once before to get help from one of our local 'charities' ( there aren't many over here ) I was met with a resounding NO..the lady said ...
by feralcatlover
Mon Jan 18, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Health and Behaviour Queries, Help and Advice
Topic: How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x
Replies: 32
Views: 5709

How to get very unwell cat to eat ? Help please ? x

Hello everyone... I take care of a colony of 10 feral cats that live in and around my garden..have been here for 11 years now and most of my fur babies are now very friendly. Over the years, I have trapped them all and had them all 'done', so no unwanted babies..and they have a lovely little shelter...