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From: miamiferret
Date: 2002-06-25 10:07:00 UTC
Subject: Re: Seasonal Changes?

Unfortunately, being exposed ONLY to natural lighting is just not
possible for us. Also, down here in Miami, I believe our days are a
little shorter in the summer, but longer in the winter, than those up

It's hard to predict when they'll go through their shedding period,
if at all. The first year we had Spaz, he shed his winter coat in
December. Now it's June, so go figure.

Many of our other ferrets never had a shedding period that I can


--- In Ferret-Health-list@y..., "sukieferret" <sukiecrandall@t...>
> --- In Ferret-Health-list@y..., "miamiferret" <mjanke@m...> wrote:
> > It's very possible it's just a seasonal change. Both of mine
> > went through this in the last few weeks.
> Amazing how different regions vary. Here in the N.E. the seasonal
stuff is
> done and gone for those who get natural lighting or mostly natural
> Maybe one important question becomes "where are you regionally?"