Ferret Health

Which of these foods are best?

Question by Got Pomchi?: Which of these foods are best? I’m switching my cats to raw feeding but my ferrets are a bit more difficult. My baby boy Rascal is immunosuppressed due to a blood disorder. He’s doing great and it won’t affect his lifespan, but it does rule out raw meat so I want […]

HELP!! My ferret’s butt is bleeding & swollen!! What to do?!!?

Question by Q-wi: HELP!! My ferret’s butt is bleeding & swollen!! What to do?!!? My little ferret is usually clean and grooming herself.. but just yesterday i noticed her butt was really dirty with poop stains all over. I decided to help clean it off for her and wiped it with a wet towel. To […]

My ferret is sick and not drinking, eating or walking!!!?

Question by Misty & Curt: My ferret is sick and not drinking, eating or walking!!!? I know she is going to die if I don’t do something and fast. I have been doing the 50/50 ped and water in a dropper for her and she takes maybe a couple drops then refuses. I try to […]

ferret health help asap!?

Question by XoXoLuvMarie: ferret health help asap!? so our ferret has always been generally very calm but shes acting very strange…. first shes had a significant amount of weight loss. so Ive been trying to get her weight up. now its even worse… she acts as if shes blind.. she hits everything with her “forehead” […]

Is it ok to use cat flea spray on my ferret?

Question by ? Red ?: Is it ok to use cat flea spray on my ferret? I recently moved into my mothers old house and her outdoor cat brought fleas home as presents for the other animals. Nice huh? The good thing is that we dont have much carpet so they we killed quite easily, […]

Hairball Treatment For Ferrets??

Question by Scruff: Hairball Treatment For Ferrets?? Is there any kind of hairball treatment for ferrets????? I live in Ireland so anyone from here or the UK would have a better chance of knowing about some treatments. Best answer: Answer by SugaFertOlive oil can work, or you could try Plain ol’ castor oil or petroleum […]

how do you keep fleas off a ferret?

Question by lilkismet73: how do you keep fleas off a ferret? what type of flea drops can I use on my ferret? thanks Best answer: Answer by lizzyI think you can use Revolution on ferrets, but I would call an animal hospital that sees exotic pets and ask them. What do you think? Answer below!

is it normal for ferrets to have hair-loss during pregnancy?

Question by ferdog2010: is it normal for ferrets to have hair-loss during pregnancy? My ferret is due next week. I noticed today that she is loosing hair on her back. Should i be worried or is this normal? Best answer: Answer by Etnies shoes UkIt is common for ferrets to shed its warm and fluffy […]

Ferret Health ~ Bloated Stomach?

Question by Kyle & Megan: Ferret Health ~ Bloated Stomach? I just noticed this morning that my female ferret has a slightly bloated stomach. It was not like this yesterday from what i recall. She is a petit female and has always been. Her stomach is a little larger than usual and a little more […]

How can I eliminate ferret odor without getting rid of them?

Question by Alex: How can I eliminate ferret odor without getting rid of them? I have 5 ferrets. this is alot, I know. Every pet owner knows that you get used to a pet’s smell and I smell next to nothing when I’m home, but visitors always smell it and comment. So, I’m looking for […]