Top 9 Ferret Myths – True or False?

a bigger ferret tiredly looking at the camera

Ferrets are adorable and very social creatures. And I find it hard not to love them. But that doesn’t mean they’re suitable for everyone. I guess if you wanted to, you could always find reasons why NOT to get a ferret. Here are some of the common myths about why you should not get a …

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Can Ferrets See in The Dark

a ferret inside a house in the dark

Ferrets are not nocturnal as many people think, but Ferrets are crepuscular. That means they are most active at dawn and dusk. So now you may wonder if ferrets have good eyesight? And are they particularly good at seeing at night? The answer is no. They can not see in the dark. They are very …

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What’s Special About Pet Ferrets?

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Ferrets are a domesticated animal that is often found as pets in many homes across the country. What makes them so special? They are furry, cuddly, and social animals that can be trained to do tricks for you! Special Ferret Facts Their Smell is Very Special Many people find the ferret’s scent appealing. They have …

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Are Ferrets Herbivores, Carnivores, or Omnivores?

a ferret on a meadow looking around

Ferrets are strict carnivores. That means they eat meat only. They will not and cannot digest plant matter and other foods that contain carbohydrates. That´s why it is important to provide them with a balanced diet of meat-based protein sources like chicken, turkey, beef, or fish, in addition to lots of fresh water for hydration. …

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Nip Training Your Ferret

white fur ferret with black eyes looking into vmera held by a hand in the neck

Ferrets nip. They don’t mean to be mean. Kits nip in play, and some ferrets bite out of aggression or fear because they have only ever encountered humans in a painful or frightening manner. As long as the trainer is patient and willing to make the commitment to help the ferret become a better pet, …

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Are Ferrets Mean?

a ferret playing with a paper box

Ferrets are such adorable creatures! They love to play and be around other animals or humans. They’re not mean at all; they actually enjoy the company. Ferrets are good pets because of their playful nature, they don’t make much noise, and they keep themselves clean. You may wonder, “are ferrets mean?” The answer is a …

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Baby Ferret Facts

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Baby ferrets are small, cute animals that many people enjoy. They can be a great pet to have in your home, and they are always up for playtime! Baby ferrets will grow into adults, but it takes them about 6-10 months to do so. Read on to find out more about baby ferrets. So, what …

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Will My Ferret Ever Calm Down?

two ferrets walking on a leash

Ferrets are known for their energy and playfulness. They love to run around, jump up on your leg, and try to get into anything they can find in the house. Will ferrets calm down when they are older? Or will this behavior continue forever? In this article, we’ll discuss how your ferret’s behavior changes as …

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