Message Number: YG6909 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2001-09-02 07:54:00 UTC
Subject: Re: [Ferret-Health-list] Question re: fat pads

hi all :)

my vet, who is ferret knowlegeble, was confused by Bianca's swollen fat pads.
i called them mumps. he said wait and see. He was not sure if it was an
allergy or an infection. I treated her with benadryl for a while, but
nothing changed.

I too had lost a ferret and was horrified to see the swellings in a new

I had some of Timmy's Tonic (1 dropper full once or twice a day) and some
colodial silver (a dropper or less). these two have kept the swellings down.

now she is down to almost nothing, just when i notice the swelling increasing.

just some passing thoughts.


Kathy Rapp