Message Number: SG8488 | New FHL Archives Search
Date: 2004-04-06 14:24:36 UTC
Subject: Re: [ferrethealth] 8 year old ferret- should I risk surgery?
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It sounds like your little one is in good heath, but yes, surgery at a later age is more

How advanced is the vet's technology? Things such as the vet's expertise,
ventilators, monitors, type of anesthesia, etc can aid in the chances at a succesful

I have a friend that just had her 10 year old ferret undergo surgery for removal of a
tumor on his lung. The ended up doing a lung lobectomy on a 10 year old ferret!!