Date: 2001-04-10 19:00:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Garlic & Other Goodies.)
Patty...Actually, the Plague is ever present in the West. We have area closings all the time and State and Federal wildlife people are always trapping and or finding carcasses of dead animals, killed by the plague. There are signs placarded everywhere warning aganst taking animals into certain areas due to flea infestation. A good reason to NOT
take your ferrets camping with you here in the far West!
Steve Austin wrote:
> BTW, when was the last time you heard of a case of Bubonic plaque hit the
> United States???? I am not saying it is impossible, and it was not too
> long ago in India, but those statements are what I am refering to as
> being an alarmist.