Tag: ferret as pet

Ferret’s Natural Food Diet

Like all animals, ferrets need a proper diet to maintain good health and maximize lifespan. When it comes to providing the right kinds of food, playing a guessing game will surely take a toll on your pet’s health, and will eventually lead to unwanted death. Ferrets are obligate …

Albino Ferret: Why Choose One

Ferrets are quickly becoming one of the best choices when picking a new family pet. In addition to being highly interactive, ferret’s mesmerizing physical attractiveness makes it an irresistible companion pet. If you are looking for extra special color, an albino ferret might be the perfect option. Let …

Ferret Diseases: Canine Distemper

One of the most common diseases in ferrets is Canine Distemper, which is a very serious and contagious condition that needs proper medical attention. In many countries like the USA, this disease is treated by a vaccine called Fervac-D.   Vaccine Schedule Ferrets continue to be one of …

Entertaining Ferret Toys You Can Make or Buy

One of the most effective ways to keep your ferret healthy and happy is always to find time to play and interact with it. Sometimes it is difficult to squeeze a few minutes or hours each day for playtime due to work and other daily commitments. Fortunately, there …

Importance of Maintaining Proper Ferret Hydration

One of the most important organs of your pet ferret is its skin, which is also the largest. The primary function of the skin is to protect your ferret’s organs from injury and infection, as well as maintain proper body temperature. Similar to most mammals, ferret’s skin is …

Treating and Preventing Ear Infection in Ferrets

When you see your pet ferret frequently scratching its ears, bacterial infection is the most common culprit. Otitis, which is the scientific term for ear infection in ferrets, can cause many symptoms including uneasiness and the appearance of black or brown material in the ear area such as …

Ferret Care: Ascites in Ferrets

Ferrets are very active and lively animals. They thrive on interacting and playing with both, humans and other animals. They spend most of their time doing various activities, while the rest is spent on eating and resting. When you observe your pet unwilling to do these activities and …

Care Requirements for Young Ferrets

Also called kits, young ferrets need extra love and care as they transition to maturity. Although there is no major difference in terms of caring for adult ferrets, you must still exert extra effort in dealing with these babies. Below is a guide on the basics of properly …

Effective Ferret Grooming Tips

Although ferrets are known for good hygiene (they regularly clean themselves), they still need the help of their owners to maintain cleanliness and hygiene at all times. With its small body, you may think that balancing its overall health and hygiene is a very easy task. Truth is …

Checklist before Acquiring a Ferret as Pet

Taking home a pet ferret as pet is truly a joyous experience. You can expect a lot of fun and memorable times with your new ferret. However, with the excitement that it brings, you might overlook the most important things to consider when you first introduce this fury …

Ferret Wants Her Toy Back From the Puppies

Watch how this ferret fights for her toy to get it back from the two puppies thrice her size. The two naughty Spaniel pups took Dana’s toy (the ferret) and play with it so the ferret got alarmed because we know how possessive ferrets could be when it …

Ferret Health 101

Owning a ferret entails many responsibilities such as proper home training and daily grooming. But above all of these responsibilities is the task of making sure that this amazing furry pet is always on tip-top ferret health. How do you do that? Well, this article will discuss vital …

Ferret Stealing the Remote Control

We all know that ferret stealing things is just normal but sometimes we can’t help to record these kinds of video simply because it’s too funny and cute to watch over and over again like this video below. The remote control is left off on top of the …