Message Number: FHL10148 | New FHL Archives Search
From: "Tressie"
Date: 2009-10-29 23:11:48 UTC
Subject: [ferrethealth] Re: Tips for expressing Pivot's anal glands wanted/new posting

What an excellent suggestion Alicia!! I'll try this next time mine need expressing. I'm sure my vet will also thank you since he generally has to take them out to the stock room to do the expressing.

Thank you!


--- In, Ferretwise <ferretwise@...> wrote:
> We took a pail and filled it up (about 5 -6 inches deep with warm
> water-- about 110 degrees which is only a fe degrees over body temp
> for ferrets and then stood them upright in the warm water.... ( in
> most cases they held onto the rim of the bucket by themselves and
> enjoyed the spa treatment)
> after a few minutes you could see the discoloration of the anal
> contents drainig into the warm water.,...


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