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From: Mohr
Date: 2003-08-14 01:45:33 UTC
Subject: Re: [ferrethealth] Re:when to spay--please help?
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Thanks for the info! I think after consideration we've decided to get her
spayed before the onset of heat if we can, rather than waiting and trying
an injection that might not work. She will be 4 months old at the end of
August... :-)


At 08:01 PM 8/12/2003 -0700, you wrote:
>Hello Natasha,
> We had so many ferrets arrive at the shelter in
>Miami that were in heat and many were given the HCG
>INJECTION BUT IT DID NOT WORK! My advice would be to
>have your ferret spayed as soon as you notice the
>vulva start to swell, or do not wait for that to
>happen! She can be spayed at 4 months of age, as she
>can come into heat at that age.