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 …

Cute Baby Ferret Heavily Sleeping

Isn’t this sleeping baby ferret  the cutest in the world? In this video you will see how heavy sleeper ferrets are even when they are still babies! We all know scary stories about ferret pet owners who thought that their ferrets are dead but actually they are just …

See This Cute Ferret Do Just Dance

Must see this cute ferret dancing   One of the reasons why you would want to keep a cute ferret around is because they can do unlimited antics just like this video. You will see how much this ferret wants to dance with his caretaker. The ferret takes …

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 …

7 Tips for Grooming Your Ferret

Unfortunately, feeding your pet a healthy diet and taking them to the vet every once in a while is not enough to keep them healthy and happy. Grooming is pertinent to their good health and hygiene. Bathing, brushing, ear cleaning and trimming nails are all important components of …

A Guide to Feeding Your Ferret

  What do ferrets eat? Feeding your ferret is not the same as feeding a cat or dog. You don’t have many ‘ready to eat’ options available, but you also need to get the dietary requirements right to have a healthy and happy companion. Ferrets are true carnivores …

5 Foods You Should Never Feed Your Ferret

Ferrets are mischievous and active pets that are easy to keep happy. As a responsible pet owner, it is imperative you familiarize yourself with your pet’s dietary and nutritional needs. Ferrets are carnivorous animals hence their digestive systems are only designed to deal with meat.  Feeding your Ferret …

How to Keep Your Ferret Healthy

Watching your pet suffer from an illness can be one of the most distressing and emotionally daunting experiences in your life.  While ferrets make great companions, they, like all pets are prone to develop health problems as they age, especially if they are not cared for properly. Here …

A Few Simple Tips for Caring for Your Ferret

Ferrets are closely related to badgers, otters and weasels. In fact they are also known as ‘bad smelling weasels’ or ‘MUSTELA PUTORIUS FURO.’ Ferrets were mainly used as an effective means of rabbit control and today, they are becoming increasingly popular as pets. If you decide to bring …