[SCA-AE] OT: iso canned pumpkin
thegeorg at stny.rr.com
Sat Jul 24 04:13:44 EDT 2010
On 7/23/2010 11:06 PM, Dug wrote:
> It turns out that some canned pumpkin is actually – gasp! – squash. Some manufacturers make "pumpkin" puree from one or more kinds of winter squashes such as butternut, Hubbard, and Boston Marrow, which can be less stringy and richer in sweetness and color.
That isn't the same thing for the ferret bowel issues. Pumpkin settles
diarrhea and constipation both, for cats, dogs, and ferrets. Squash
isn't the same. That's part of why pumpkin pie filling doesn't work as
well. The other is the added sugars.
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