Category: Behavior & Training

Ways to Build a Bond with Your Pet Ferret

When acquiring any kind of animals, whether it is a dog, a cat, or a pet ferret, it is important that you build a bond with them. Spending time with your pets is a part of their care and nurturing needs. As for pet ferrets in particular, building …

Are Ferrets as Pets for Kids a Good Idea?

Expert opinions are divided on whether or not it is okay to have ferrets as pets for kids. Some groups support the idea that ferrets can be good pets for kids while other groups would not recommend having ferrets around with kids particularly the younger ones. Both opinions …

How to Pick the Right Ferret

These small, cuddly and friendly mammals make excellent pets, but there are quite a few things you need to know before bringing one home. Ferrets (on an average) live for 6 to 8 years and this means you will have a companion for a long time. Of course …

The Basics of Training Your Ferret

Contrary to what most people think, ferrets are actually quite intelligent animals and they can be trained to perform a few tricks. That’s right. With little treats, praise and a great deal of persistence, you can train your ferret to give a high-five, shake paws and even sit. …