Date: 2001-08-25 17:21:00 UTC
Subject: [Ferret-Health-list] hairball question
Vaseline also works and doesn't have a flavor. Mine readily
lick it from my finger. I have to use Vaseline as 2 of mine
have insulinoma and all the laxatives/hairball medications
that I have seen contain sugar.
Give the Vaseline a try and see if they'll eat it.
with Maggie, Bullwinkle, Shasta, Emeline and Icabod
From: sue [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Saturday, August 25, 2001 11:56 AM
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.
Sue & the fuzzies
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