Helpful Ferret Tips & Advice

Learn everything you need to know about these mischievous creatures from where to get them to how to house them to how to deal with a smelly one!

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  • 64 Ferret Rescues Near You with Ferrets for Adoption (2023)

    64 Ferret Rescues Near You with Ferrets for Adoption (2023)

    Ferrets are very popular pets that are unique in a lot of ways. If you have the means to care for a ferret properly and know that you’ll be able to provide it with a great home, you may be looking into getting one for yourself. While there are several places that offer ferrets for…

  • Why Are Ferrets Illegal In California? (+ Case For Legalization)

    Why Are Ferrets Illegal In California? (+ Case For Legalization)

    Ferrets make great pets — most ferret owners will tell you that. They’re adorable, energetic, curious, and have such large personalities that make you fall in love with them. However, not everybody can enjoy a ferret in their life. There are several places where ferrets are downright illegal, including the entire state of California. Ferrets…

  • Ferrets for Sale: Ultimate Guide to Buying Ferrets in 2023

    Ferrets for Sale: Ultimate Guide to Buying Ferrets in 2023

    If you’ve done all of the necessary research and know that you’ll be able to provide a ferret with the care that they require, it’s time to find a ferret for sale that you can bring home. Where exactly are you supposed to buy these ferrets from, though? Everyone knows that common pet stores sell…

  • Are Ferrets Nocturnal? The Ferret Sleep Schedule (Explained)

    Are Ferrets Nocturnal? The Ferret Sleep Schedule (Explained)

    If you own a ferret, it became apparent very quickly that these creatures have very weird sleep schedules. Specifically, it seems like all ferrets do is sleep! One questions that many owners have regarding their ferrets is whether or not they’re nocturnal since they always seem to be sleeping whenever they’re checked in on. So,…

  • 25 Cute Ferrets You Have to See (With Pictures)

    25 Cute Ferrets You Have to See (With Pictures)

    Cute ferrets seems like a redundant phrase, doesn’t it? Whenever you think of ferrets, you think of furry, adorable creatures with extremely long bodies and faces that you immediately fall in love with. Ever since the internet has existed, ferret owners have been sharing their cute ferrets with the rest of the world — which…

  • Ferret Hissing: Why Do Ferrets Hiss? (Is It Bad?)

    Ferret Hissing: Why Do Ferrets Hiss? (Is It Bad?)

    Ferrets are typically very friendly, curious, and overall fun creatures that are typically nothing but bundles of joy. However, sometimes ferrets do things or exhibit behaviors that raise some concerns. There are many different types of ferrets, but all of them are subject to questionable behavior! Something that many ferrets do that owners almost always…

  • Ferret Breeders Near You with Ferrets for Sale (2023)

    Ferret Breeders Near You with Ferrets for Sale (2023)

    The ferret is a very popular pet, and for good reason! They’re energetic, adorable, and are sure to bring a smile to your face. Although they’re quite common and there’s many different types of ferrets, it can be hard to find a good ferret breeder. Fortunately, we’ve made the process of finding a reputable breeder…

  • What Do Ferrets Eat? (Ultimate Ferret Nutrition & Feeding Guide)

    What Do Ferrets Eat? (Ultimate Ferret Nutrition & Feeding Guide)

    ​Ferrets are long and fluffy tubes of energy. They’re very playful and outgoing and always able to put a smile on your face. All of this energy doesn’t come out of nowhere, though. In order for your ferret to be as happy and healthy as possible, they need to be fed an optimal diet. So……

  • Ultimate Ferret Toy Guide: Best Homemade & Purchasable Toys

    Ultimate Ferret Toy Guide: Best Homemade & Purchasable Toys

    ​Ferrets have extremely short attention spans — much like a two-year-old toddler. It’s not possible to give your ferret a toy and have it entertain them for the entire afternoon. It just won’t happen. Variety is the spice of ferret life, so variety in their toys is always more fun. However, it won’t be very…