Message Number: YG3059 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Tansy
Date: 2001-04-30 09:54:00 UTC
Subject: RE: [Ferret-Health-list] Re: Hyperactivity in older ferret

Hey all...sorry I have dead computer syndrome...thank god for siblings with
extra laptops. Anyhow, when I read this:

> > Skittles is a 12 year old female ferret who is currently boarding
> with me. She is showing a behaviour which I have not seen in a
> ferret before and that is about 4 times per day she has periods of
> hyperactivity. For about 15 minutes she runs around for all the
> world as though she is searching for something. She runs around
> checking every nook and cranny and will not be distracted by food,
> water, treats, cuddles, best buddy or anything.

It reminded me nothing more than a jill with new babies checking out the
territory before she lets the babies play. Is it only females that do it?
tansy...waiting for babies tomorrow..... ;)

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