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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 …

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 …

How to Prevent Ferret Ear Mites

Although ear mite issue is not really life threatening for ferrets, it still needs proper attention to prevent further complications.  Ferret ear mites usually develop due to the excessive cleaning of the ears, which strips the natural protective oils which act as protection against various germs, bacteria, 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 …

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 …

Top Causes of Ferret Sickness

Just like with other animals, ferrets are susceptible to various health issues most especially when improper care is given. There are many factors why your furry friend develops mild and severe health conditions. Among the most common reasons of ferret sickness includes poor hygiene, unbalanced diet, improper overall …

Importance of Ferret Shots

Although they are considered small animals compared to other commonly domesticated animals like dogs and cats, ferrets are strongly built. They are fun and always on the go. However, ferrets require proper nutrition and care to maintain overall good health. Similar to humans, ferrets are susceptible to several sicknesses …

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 …

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 …

Best Ferret Toys

The problem is many owners do not have enough time to give to their pet friend. Factors such as work and family responsibilities are some of the most common reasons why some ferrets are neglected. Fortunately, there are effective ways to make your pet busy especially when you …

Must Know for First Time Ferret Owner

It is natural to have doubts and questions when deciding to buy or adopt a ferret. This is most especially true when you are a first time ferret owner. To help you decide properly if a ferret is indeed the best pet for you and your family, below …

How to Ferret-Proof Your Home

Ferrets are naturally active and curious. In the wild, they will instinctively inspect almost anything they come in contact with. They love to run and interact with other animals as well. Unfortunately, this side of them sometimes puts them in danger. Like in the wild, a ferret will …