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My ferret is super lethargic and isn't pooping, I gave her

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My ferret is super lethargic and isn't pooping, I gave her ferret lax 1 hour ago, how long does it take to work
JA: I'm sorry to hear that. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Veterinarian will know how to help your ferret. What is the ferret's name and age?
Customer: Penny and we think she's about a year old, her teeth are super white
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about Penny?
Customer: The person we got her from was giving her hard cat food and a lot of Ferra vit
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Veterinarian about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Joan replied 1 year ago.


My name is ***** ***** I have been a Vet tech for 30+ years.

Can you tell me have there been any outward signs going on other than lack of stool?

Star gazing?

Weakness in back legs?

Pawing at the mouth?

How long has it been since passing stool?

Did you request a phone call?