Message Number: YG1173 | New FHL Archives Search
From: weezul
Date: 2001-03-12 19:39:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Re: Acarexx for ear mites

Hi Dr Williams

Many thanks for your advice. Could I just ask if
you're suggesting 1/2 tube (of Revolution for
kittens/small cats) per ferret?

It's just that our vet said one Dog tube would do for
10 ferrets so that worked out pretty cheap for us.


owned by 6

--- "Bruce Williams, DVM" <williams@e...>

> I think that Revolution is probably very appropriate
> for ferrets, and
> that we will be talking a lot about it in the
> future, as it treats
> not only ear mites, but also fleas and heartworms.
> My suggestion, however, looking at dosages, would be
> that you get the
> tubes that are sold for kittens and small cats, and
> use half of the
> tube - this dosing seems a bit more cost-effective
> and less prone to
> error.
> With kindest regards,
> Bruce H. Williams, DVM, DACVP
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