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My ferret just ate some fudge that was left on the counter
My ferret just ate some fudge that was left on the counter maybe a square inch or so, he is a small ferret. … read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
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Due to my aunts sudden passing I have recently become a ferret
Due to my aunts sudden passing I have recently become a ferret owner. She is a year and three months old. Since I have owned her I noticed she had a swollen private area. My local vet who doesn't trea… read more
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Dr. Taus
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my farret is very weak,doesnt want to eat,i have 4 farrets
my farret is very weak,doesnt want to eat,i have 4 farrets total non of the other ones seem to be sick… read more
Dr. B.
Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
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Ferret has no energy. Doesnt look like she is in pain - she
Ferret has no energy. Doesn't look like she is in pain - she seems happy being handled, also is eating, drinking (although less than usual). She wants to play as usual, but is getting tired very quick… read more
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Dr. B.
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My Ferret was diagnosed with lymphoma and was started on steroids.
My Ferret was diagnosed with lymphoma and was started on steroids. after 36 hours of starting the steroids we started to see progress in his eating and moving around but still had no movement of his b… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
my ferret is sick he wont play and he wont move much and hes
my ferret is sick he wont play and he wont move much and hes just laying in my lap and he looks like hes really tired. hes been in the cage because we had baby cats and i put them away to let them pla… read more
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CriticalCareVet
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Doctoral Degree
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my ferret is 4 years old, she was diagnosed on 3/25/11 with
my ferret is 4 years old, she was diagnosed on 3/25/11 with a Cyst in her Right Kidney, that is most likely benign (according to the written report, it was not biopsied). She also has lesion on her so… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
My ferret had the flu one month ago, he was on anti-biotics
My ferret had the flu one month ago, he was on anti-biotics and really only got 80% better. I got home from work yesturday and he was almost dead, he couldn't move, looked like paralysis, or something… read more
Dr. Candy
Dr. Candy
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
34 satisfied customers
my ferret had a fever of 105 earlier today at the vet and I
my ferret had a fever of 105 earlier today at the vet and I think it has gotten worse. we have been to 2 vets in as many days with no definitive reason for a swollen eye, limp in front leg same side a… read more
Dr. Coldiron
Dr. Coldiron
Owner/Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
178 satisfied customers
ferret: My female..enlarged..fever and the swelling
My female ferret is 18 months old and has enlarged gentiles. She is the dominant ferret over her sister. The Vet has given her Amoxicilian because she did have a fever and the swelling and she did imp… read more
Dr Dave
Dr Dave
Doctoral Degree
129 satisfied customers
ferret: 1yr old..old Female..sleepy..weight and you can feel her bones
I have a 1yr old Female ferret. Last four days she had been sad and sleepy, she is not eating as much as she used to do it before. She lost some weight and you can feel her bones. I was planning to gi… read more
Dr. Jaime
Dr. Jaime
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
225 satisfied customers
I am unable to take my ferret to the vet. she is 9 years old
I am unable to take my ferret to the vet. she is 9 years old and she has never been ill until recently. i noticed her sneezing and then she started breathing through her mouth because her nose was a b… read more
Pet Vet
Pet Vet
veterinary hospital owner
Doctoral Degree
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I just went to let my ferrets out of their cages and discovered
I just went to let my ferrets out of their cages and discovered my boy, Dino, dead. He looked like he does when asleep, but when i reached in to pet him he was cold. There is no rigor of the body -- h… read more
Doctor Jeff
Doctor Jeff
VP and Associate Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
1,696 satisfied customers
Im in the process of cleaning the double decker ferret cage
I'm in the process of cleaning the double decker ferret cage and in the poop on the bottom there are little white worms crawling out of it. What are they? And do I need to add anything to their diet? … read more
Dr. Lajos
Dr. Lajos
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Doctoral Degree
857 satisfied customers
ferret: lathargic..wont eat..wetting herself...same cage)
My ferret was fine last night, but has become lathargic & won't eat/drink. she is also wetting herself. I haven't changed her environment, or food and her sister (who shares the same cage) seems perfe… read more
Dr. Angela
Dr. Angela
Veterinarian
Doctoral Degree
276 satisfied customers
I need help. My ferret has been sick for three days, not eating
I need help. My ferret has been sick for three days, not eating and weak back end. vet said her fasting blood glucose is 160. Other vets here don't see many ferrets. Is 160 high and if so how can I st… read more
Andrea Roberts
Andrea Roberts
veterinary surgeon
Bachelor's Degree
1,292 satisfied customers
Hi Doctor Dan, I just saw an old question posted on here....it
Hi Doctor Dan, I just saw an old question posted on here....it had asked about a ferrets bottom being swollen, you had posted a picture asking if this is what it looked like..I viewed the picture...an… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
Veterinarian and practice owner
Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
ferret: move much..drinks water she coughs and found ear mites in ears
I have a ferret that is unwilling to move much at all. she crawls a few inches. when she drinks water she coughs and found ear mites in ears. caked fecies on but. is she severly ill.… read more
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Dr. Christy
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Doctoral Degree
297 satisfied customers
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