Message Number: YG6253 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Russell Prater
Date: 2001-08-09 21:03:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Fleas - need vet help if possible

earhtmother@h... wrote:
> My vet is giving me a hassle about buying Advantage for use on my
> ferrets. I need to show her some "literature" that shows that it is
> ok to use and what the dosage should be. My "babies" live in an

Refer her to Dr. Karen Purcell's book "Essentials of Ferrets, A Guide
for Practitioners", page 116, or just go to
and order your own Advantage. They are actually a little cheaper than
most vets. Get the big dog size, 55 pounds and over and use 0.2 ml on
the back of your ferret's neck once a month.

Russ, Booger, Bonnie & Clyde

URA Redneck if there is more oil in your baseball cap than in your car.