Message Number: YG1953 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Sue M.
Date: 2001-03-31 23:41:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Re: Ferret diet question

How much *are* vets seeing problems with bladder stones in ferrets?

> In relation to corn and rice , I think that the the upshot might have
> been that some worry a bit about rice due to glycemic values, and that
> it might take -- for most individuals -- a good amount of corn to
> affect the urine pH enough to cause bladder stones to form. I.E.:
> there are questions remaining...
> The rest sounds as I have also interpreted it.
> Clarifications, folks?

Sue M.