August 15, 2018
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A Ferret Care Guide for Beginners

Ferrets are lovely animals that have been domesticated for more than two thousand years. These energetic little bundles of curiosity are a big responsibility, often ...
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Ferret Food: A Recipe for Success

How to Feed Your Ferret?

Ferrets were bred for hunting and are designed to eat freshly killed small whole animals, which are really carnivors. That being said, it is not ...
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Fun Ferret Facts for Fans of Ferrets

Ferrets are fascinating, adventurous creatures and are gaining popularity as pets in Australia. Read on for some fun ferret facts and dazzle your friends at ...
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Ferret Dental Care

Many of our domestic species are prone to developing dental disease. In some cases this is due to unfortunate genetics but in many instances diet ...
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9 Things You Should Avoid Feeding Your Ferret

Whilst Ferrets can be fussy eaters as adults, the food habits they learn as kits will stay with them for life. We’ve assembled a list ...
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Is a Ferret the Right Pet for You?

Ferret are cute, playful and inquisitive pets but they do have highly specialised needs. We explore the key considerations you take into account before bringing ...
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Travelling with Ferrets

Although ferrets are probably never going to love the car like a dog with its head out the window smelling the breeze, there are occasions ...
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Biting Ferrets

Ferrets are naturally curious and will often give a little exploratory nip or bite to initiate play. Some start this behaviour as kits and continue ...
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Insulinomas in Ferrets

Insulinomas are unfortunately common in ferrets and account for a quarter of all tumours diagnosed in this species. Insulinomas are tumours that are usually discovered ...
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Ferret Diseases

There are a number of diseases which commonly occur in pet ferrets which can generally be prevented with proper care, a good diet and regular ...
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