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Lost my sweet 3 year old to feline leukemia yesterday We miss you

Lost my sweet 3 year old to feline leukemia yesterday We miss you


Hey Everyone, my name is Trolley! I am a super cute 1 year old male born in April 2018. I recently came into the sanctuary after living in a basement for ...

How to Tame a Wild Cat

Foster and Rubble celebrating his special day at the vet's office

Daisy is a shy, sweet, wonderful girl. She's a dilute calico, short hair, and her favorite thing is to be with kittens. She's become the "mother" of the ...

Collection of Fluid in the Lungs in Cats

Hi Everyone, I'm Skittles. I had to come live at the cat sanctuary last year after my owner became ill. There were 5 of us that the cat sanctuary took in ...

Fluid In The Chest in Cats

Colt. When a cat tests positive for feline leukemia ...

Some cats have lived remarkably long lives, but on average a cat who resides exclusively indoors typically lives for 13 to 17 years on average. So it goes ...

Coping with the loss of a beloved cat can be truly devastating, but hopefully this

Brain Disorders in Cats

Feline Leukemia Care Center

Hey Everyone, I'm Smokey. I'm a younger boy - I am 1 year and 3 months old. Est. DOB 1/1/18 I was banged up and living on my own when someone discovered ...

My Cat Has AIDS

We received a call that Chauncey, who was adopted about 3 years ago, would be coming back to STAF. The family's situation had changed and they were no ...

Another sweet rescue is our amazing Winston – a cat that tested positive for the feline immunodeficiency virus (FIV+) and the feline leukemia virus (FeLV+).

He's probably about 3 years old. He has a girlfriend, Blondie, that likes to snuggle with him and he just sits there while she rubs all over him.

They have all been spayed/neutered, tested for FeLV/FIV, vaccinated for rabies, distemper and leukemia, ...

If you're wondering just how old Rubble would be in human years, it's predicted that he is somewhere around 137–whoa!! Rubble as a wee kitten ...

Sienna, who was discovered to have the virus as a kitten

Male cat who recently came into the cat sanctuary. His family surrendered him when they could no longer care for him. He is about 3 years old and has a laid ...

Mouth Inflammation and Ulcers in Cats

I lost my beautiful wonderful kitty Carmel today after a long battle with pancreatitis. She passed at home this afternoon at 2:56 PM.

They are 3 months old. This is Greg - all the kittens are very spunky and playful. We are calling them the "Brady Bunch" litter.

should I get another cat after my cat died. “

How long do tortoiseshell cats live

You should already know me - why you ask? You've already met my kittens - the Charlie's Angels crew (Charlie, Chrissy, Kelly and Tiffany). I think I ...

Loss of Balance in Cats

Feline Leukemia Virus

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5.13.19 Chester

Miss Gulch; Missy. Missy is 6 year old ...



A Mother's Chorus: Grieving a Child on Mother's Day

My baby boy was put to sleep today due to Feline Leukemia. This is the only picture I have of him. : cats

Well from now on, it will be a gorgeous, and ridiculously friendly, ebony sleek, black cat! We were contacted by a young woman who found Onyx hanging around ...

Nearly 2 years since I lost you, feels still so raw like it was yesterday, doing this is the only thing that helps me get through the nights.

I miss my cat

FIP, fatal with no cure, most common in young cats like Tubby, can affect cats of any age with compromised immune systems - Paws for Reflection

Veterinarians have no effective treatment for FLV. A drug screening trial was halted due to lack of funding. Read it here

Juice was an impulse buy.

A cat dressed up and being silly in a basket.


We visited the Humane Society of Missouri in early 2003. We completed an adoption application and asked to meet a darling 13 week old ball of solid black ...


cat looking out window

We are very sweet and lovable but can be shy so we will need a patient household. We've only been inside a few weeks. Not sure how we are around dogs, ...

After I finish my shift, I'm invited to take some “cat time”. So I go home happy! But my son continues to ask me if I've brought anyone home yet.

The Moral Cost of Cats

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Cancer in Cats: Fibrosarcoma

Our sweet Gingerbread came to STAF's attention when several volunteers saw a ...

Goodbye Bearcat and Mimi + How We Told Our Kids That Their Pets Were Gone

7 Things That Help Me Cope with Grief After Losing a Cat

Ginger, still miffed at Leo for that wardrobe faux pas.

He stands on his back feet and reaches up when he wants picked up (all the time), purrs non-stop, and is extremely playful. He is an all around sweet cat ...

Miss Kitty

In which a tiny grey cat wonders why he is being followed. — HUZZAH SOCKS ARMY

They are 3 months old. This is Peter - all the kittens are very spunky and playful. We are calling them the "Brady Bunch" litter.

Your Adoption Stories

Rubble the bday boy!


what to say when a pet dies

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What will I do without you, my precious little friend. Part mischief but all blessing, I loved you to the end. A few short months is all we had, ...

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Just like Marshall, Elinore and her daughter were brought to us as the result of a landlord who not only banned them, but threatened to do away with them ...

Bahn Mi

Adverse Reaction to Rabies Vaccine in Cats

Here is my story about TULA MAY

Bear lost his battle to kidney failure on January 7, 2015 Bear will always be the valentine in our heart, we miss you. Natalie Chan and family


Siamese Cat

Litter Box Problems Could Be Due to Physical Ailment

Leonardo, King of the Tree House Floor.

They are 3 months old. This is Alice - she is a long haired cat and all the kittens are very spunky and playful. We are calling them ...


Baby Rabbit is soft as a bunny and as sweet as one. Only about a year old. Little girl.

What's your “world's oldest” cat you've ever had in your life? My ginger tabby from childhood, Pookie, lived to be 16 years of age. I was grateful for every ...

Four years ago, I decided I would give my husband a kitten for Father's Day. I was talking with friends and mentioned how expensive it was at the Hennepin ...

This adorable kitten has never met a stranger, and it took about 15 seconds for every volunteer at STAF to fall head over heels in love with him! We are so ...

Common Cat Diseases



Karma. When you have a household of both feline leukemia ...

New vaccine protocols mean a safer unique vaccination plan for every individual pet. Photo: tamba09

Common Cat Diseases

Leg Paralysis in Cats