Message Number: YG3662 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Mary R. Shefferman
Date: 2001-05-17 07:40:00 UTC
Subject: Re: Emma

--- In Ferret-Health-list@y..., katharine <shurcool@i...> wrote:
> Anyway...when a ferret is in heat do they lick
> themselves in that area constantly or is Emma
> urinating on herself? The area around her vulva
> stays damp and I'm not sure if it's saliva or
> urine. I guess it will clear up either way when
> she is spayed but I'm curious. I can't smell
> Katharine

It's normal vaginal discharge which occurs during estrous. It will
clear up after she's spayed.

--Mary & the Fuzzies