Message Number: SG197 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2002-07-09 19:21:33 UTC
Subject: Re: [ferrethealth] RE: Broken Canine
Message-ID: <30285830.1026242493937.JavaMail.root@scandium>

Author wrote:
> After posting, I looked in my books, and it seems extraction is fairly
> routine, and broken teeth very common. Neither book ("Essentials of
> Ferrets" and "Ferrets, Rabbits, and Rodents") really says much more
> than that about it.

Several year ago I had a jill break an upper canine, almost back to the gumline. My vet removed it surgially, and it healed without any problems. She was fine without it.
Good luck with your ferret.