Tag: ferrets as pets

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 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 …

Common Accidents and Ferret Death Causes Part 2

From the previous article on the common accidents and ferret death causes (click here), we discussed some of the major reasons why there is immediate death among pet ferrets which include stress-related diseases from improper acclimation, indigestion of prohibited foods, poisoning, swallowing of small objects that can cause …

24 Important Ferret Facts You Should Know

You might already own a ferret but perhaps you don’t know your pet very well yet, so here are some important ferret facts that could help you know and understand your ferrets even more. Here are 24 Ferret Facts you should know: 1. Ferrets are related to the …

Curious Ferret Pet Examines This Big Fluffy Dog

Look at this curious little ferret pet as he examines this big dog that is more than ten times his size.   Looks like there is a new dog in this ferret’s house, and Bean the ferret is checking out what’s with this dog. According to Bean’s owner, …

Knowing the Difference Between Ferrets and Weasels

Ferrets and weasels are two different species but they came from the same family of Mustelidae and the same genus of Mastela.  Although ferrets and weasels belong to the same family and they look really similar, there are certain things that you need to know so you would …

How to Help the Jill Care for Baby Ferrets

You will easily know it if you are going to be a grandmother to baby ferrets as ferret pregnancy can be distinguished very easily. By the time you find out that your pet ferret is pregnant, you have the ample time to prepare the things you will need …

Ferrets as Pets: How to Deal with Their Aggression

Ferrets as pets to those who have experienced caring for them for the longest time would probably tell you how active their ferrets are when you asked them about their fuzzies’ behavior. This active behavior includes their silly and naughty antics as well as their cute and playful …

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 …