Can Ferrets Eat Red Meat?

Ferrets are small mammals that belong to the carnivore family. They are known for their intelligence, curiosity, and playful nature. Ferrets are also known for being able to eat almost anything meat-based. Ferrets are usually fed a diet of raw meat, including beef, chicken, fish, lamb, pork, and turkey. However, certain foods should never be …

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Can Ferrets Have Coffee?

Ferrets are not allowed to drink coffee. Coffee contains caffeine which is a stimulant and can be poisonous if consumed in large amounts. Ferret owners may find themselves with an upset, hyperactive, anxious animal on their hands who have consumed too much caffeine, which can lead to seizures or death. So, are ferrets allowed to …

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Caring for the Elder Ferret

As your ferret ages, their needs and activity level will begin to change. There is no magic number when your ferret will begin to slow down, just as in humans, each one is unique and has its own timetable. This is one main reason when considering surgery, physical age is not that important, but rather …

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Marshall Farms Ferrets

Hopefully, this page will provide you with some food for thought. I want to state right up front that I am neither an advocate nor a proponent for Marshall Farms (MF), and I strongly do NOT believe that anybody else opinions/beliefs regarding them should be forced on another person. Everyone is entitled to make up …

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USA Ferret Rescue Center – Ferret Shelters

Ferret shelters are a godsend to the ferret community, often saving the lives of ferrets surrendered or abandoned by their owners or rescued from unspeakable living conditions. In addition, they often provide much-needed education to the public on owning ferrets, health and care issues, locating a knowledgeable ferret veterinarian in the area, etc. Sheltering is …

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First Aid Kit For Ferrets

It is highly recommended always to have a first aid kit on hand so you can take care of your ferret should the situation arise. You can buy a ferret first aid kit from your local veterinary clinic or pet supply store. If you feel like making one yourself, it will be cheaper and better …

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