Tag: ferret behavior

Toilet Training your Pet Ferret

Raising a ferret certainly brings lots of fun and lasting memories. From having a loyal companion who is always by your side, to sharing many experiences that you have with your pet ferret soon becomes an important part of your life. However, owning a ferret entails responsibilities to …

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 …

Effects of Poor Diet in Ferrets

Unlike most animals, ferrets have special dietary needs that must be given at all times to maintain proper health and prevent various medical conditions. Ferrets are obligate carnivores, which means that they need a constant supply of protein from meat products for their body to function properly. The …

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 …

Pancreatic Disease in Ferrets

Ferrets, like humans, are susceptible to various diseases. One of the most common sicknesses among ferrets is pancreatic tumors, which develops mostly in ferrets than other domesticated pets. Although this health condition can happen in both young and adult ferrets, ones aged five years and older are more …

Ferret Health: Zoonotic Diseases

Owning a ferret comes with great responsibilities. Aside from maintaining proper ferret health through perfect diet and hygiene, another very important factor to handle with caution are the zoonotic diseases, which are the diseases that an animal can spread to humans. Like dogs and cats, there are a …

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 …

Do it Yourself Ferret Toys

One of the many things that your pet ferret will demand from you is regular playtime. A few hours each day must be allotted for various activities and playtime with ferret toys to strengthen your bond with your pet. Furthermore, spending time with each other will prevent your …

Gotcha! Ferrets Stealing and Opening Drawers

This is how notorious ferrets stealing can be. They will even open drawers if they have too. Watch this hilarious video, click the play button below. All the while, you thought your precious stuff are safe in your drawer, but you might be wrong especially when you have …

Ferrets Play with Water

You can really say that ferrets are like children. They enjoy playing a lot any when and anywhere, even in water. Watch this video of ferrets play with water and toys. The owner filled the a tub with water and toys and rubber ducks just like those you …

Ways to have Fun with Pet Ferret

Ferrets are one of the most playful animals. They love to interact with their owners as well as other people. Although they spend majority of their time sleeping, activities are also important factors in maintaining proper health. This is most especially true for younger ferrets as they have …

Ferrets Grooming Video

Have you seen ferrets grooming each other? Watch the video of these pet ferrets to see how they clean and groom each other. Click the play button… Almost all animals with fur and feathers know how to groom themselves and these animals include our pet ferrets. They do …

More Facts About Ferrets

Many people, especially those who are not familiar about ferrets, see these fury animals as exotic pets. This is mainly because of the extra ordinary appearance of these wonderful creatures. One of the most commonly asked question is “Can ferrets be domesticated or become family pets?” The answer …

What to Expect with Pet Ferrets

Some bad, but mostly good. This is how to describe the things you can expect from buying or adopting pet ferrets. Although there are bad things you will experience along the way like health issues and improper behavior, there are more positive things to look forward to such …