Message Number: YG6643 | New FHL Archives Search
From: Russell Prater
Date: 2001-08-25 15:35:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] hairball question

> sue wrote:
> I cannot get my ferrets to take the hairball remedy, I just saw on TV
> that you can give your cat a little butter and it works the same way.
> Will butter hurt a ferret? I haven't tried it yet, but I'm ready for
> anything, they really need something to help get rid of hairballs.

Unsalted butter is often used to put weight on a skinny ferret. Most
like it and will lap it up. Of course, most like Kittymalt, too, so
there is no telling what yours will do.

Russ, Booger, Bonnie & Clyde

URA Redneck if you've committed a crime with a lawn mower.