Getting a Pet Ferret: Guide for Beginners

Getting a Pet Ferret

If you want to get a ferret, you have many options. Many people new to pet ferrets just head to their local pet store and buy the first animal they see. Although most pet stores are reputable, there are a few bad apples out there. Many pet stores obtain their animals from professional breeders supposedly … Read more

Ferret Care: 10 Tips to Keep Your Pet Healthy and Happy

Ferret Care: 10 Tips to Keep Your Pet Healthy and Happy

When you brought home your ferret, whether purchased or adopted, you made a significant commitment – and a big investment. Naturally you want to be sure you keep your ferret healthy and happy for years to come. There are 10 simple rules to follow. The vet will also administer the two essential vaccines: one for … Read more

Ferret Babies: The Whole Kit and Caboodle

Ferret Babies: The Whole Kit and Caboodle

Ferrets are always fun to watch, but especially so when they are babies. It’s fascinating to watch kits go through their infancy, childhood, and teens. When a kit comes forth from its mama, it weighs less than a half ounce (usually between 0.35 and 0.42 oz). Imagine – a new living being weighing just slightly … Read more

Breeding Ferrets: Build Your Ferret Business

Breeding Ferrets: Build Your Ferret Business

You probably know that ferrets are very social animals. Like potato chips, you can’t have just one. So, what about breeding ferrets? Is that something you should try? Before you try to set up your hob and your jill on a blind date, it’s a good idea to learn about what you’re in for. It … Read more

15 Ferret Illnesses: What You Can Expect?

15 Ferret Illnesses: What You Can Expect?

If you are a new ferret owner, or you are considering a ferret, it’s important to know that ferrets can and do get sick. But by being aware of the most common ferret illnesses, you’ll be better prepared to deal with them if and when they happen. Adrenal disease is an adrenal gland tumor. Some experts … Read more