Message Number: YG4561 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Russell Prater
Date: 2001-06-15 09:50:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Balding Ferret!

rebecca klein wrote:

> suspected this was the case! But now that the
> weather's changing and all of my other babies are
> shedding some unwanted winter fur, he's now BALD
> ON HIS BACKSIDE! From the middle of his back down
> to the base of his tail! And I've noticed
> blackheads on his tail, too. Should I worry about
> the blackheads? He's eating as well as can be

I wouldn't worry much about the blackheads. They can be cleared up by
using Johnson & Johnson's Clean & Clear Foaming Facial Wash. But that
thing with his bare butt along with his age means you and your vet need
to be considering adrenal gland disease.

Russ, Booger, Bonnie & Clyde

URA Redneck if you've been kicked out of the KKK for being a bigot.