The Ferret Villa Shelter Battles An Outbreak Of H1N1 Flu
The Ferret Villa Shelter’s month-long battle to save 17 shelter ferrets from H1N1 flu sees failure, success and a new challenge looming.
By Marylou Zarbock
Posted: March 4, 2011, 2:25 p.m. EST
...Ferrets are the victims of a current H1N1 flu outbreak at the Ferret Villa Shelter in Erlanger, Kentucky. Tom and Cindy Scheidt operate the shelter, and all 17 ferrets at the shelter fell victim to the illness over the course of a few weeks beginning in early February 2011...