Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html
The descented skunk has emerged as a pet which can best be described as a conversational piece. When tamed adequately, it makes a pet which is safe, lovable and above all novel and exclusive.
"Skunk Scent Gland Removal,"
Iowa State University Veterinarian: Vol. 23
, Article 9.
Available at: http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/iowastate_veterinarian/vol23/iss1/9