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Ferrets

Health topics and care guides for keeping your ferrets safe and sound.

Chocolate Toxicity In Animals

While chocolate is a much-loved treat for humans, it contains a substance that is poisonous to animals. Toxicity is most common in dogs because of their habit of rapid consumption, but it can also affect cats and other pets.

Fun, fascinating and forever into mischief. Ferrets make great pets but are susceptible to certain conditions, such as diarrhoea, distemper, human influenza, parasites, ringworm, and various types of cancer.

Losing a pet marks the end of a special relationship and can be one of the most difficult times of our life. For children especially it can be a very traumatic event.

Housing Pet Ferrets
Wondering what sort of house a pet ferret needs? It is important to remember that ferrets need to be kept in a cool area, as they are very susceptible to heat stroke.

Owning a Pet Ferret

Ferrets are very sociable animals and can make wonderful pets, especially if handled and socialised well from an early age. They are inquisitive and playful animals, and can be quite mischievous and destructive!

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