Message Number: YG264 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Alexis & Jason Thonen
Date: 2001-02-26 11:28:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Re: Go to the polls

>From: russiansmom@y...

>I personally feel there is still a lot of confusion/controversy as to
>just how easily ADV is spread to other ferrets, especially in the
>same household. I believe most of this stems from the fact that in
>certain areas, it doesn't seem to be very easily spread at
>all...while in other parts of the country, there is a 50-90%
>infection rate in exposed ferrets. I have a post that Dr. Jerry
>Murray made to the ADV mailing list that he has given me permission
>to repost regarding this if anyone is interested.

Should regular ferret owners also test for ADV or is it just shelters? I am
honestly very clueless when it comes to this.

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