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Which litter is the best ferret litter?

There is a special bond between a ferret owner and a ferret’s poop. 🙂 All of you who are new in ferret world, I can assure you I am not crazy. 😛 When you get a ferret you will magically be interested in ferret’s poop. That is the best health indicator. (that is because you will love your fuzzy so much and you will want him to be healthy) Since ferret poop is so important, you have to choose...
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What can ferret eat?

Ferrets have a specific digestive system, which is rather short. They don’t have much time to digest every nutrient. Due to that, bad nutrition can develop tumors and cancer in early age. Their natural diet is for carnivores – raw meat. That specific digestive system makes ferrets sensitive to different kinds of food, meaning you can’t feed them vegetables because they can’t digest it. Since ferrets are so special, we have to be aware what they can eat and...
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Do ferrets smell?

I realized people don’t think that ferrets are great pets due to few untrue things. For example, someone once told me they like ferrets a lot, but they will never get a ferret because ferrets smell bad. Now, imagine this. You have a ferret that weights 1.5 kilos and you have a dog that weighs 30 kilos. Which one will smell worse? Well, let’s get right to the point. Do pet ferrets smell? Yes. Do they smell bad? No. I...
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Ferretastick toy for ferrets

Ferrets get bored so easily! That is why you have to stimulate their mind every day with lots of toys and games! We had packing peanuts for a long time, but they aren’t that good anymore. They are boring and we have to find something else to dig in. In last few days Yoda was digging in litterbox which is something I am trying to avoid. 😀 Who would want their ferret to dig in the litterbox? 😀 I had...
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History of ferrets

Have you ever asked yourself how come ferrets are domestic animals? They are very popular today as pets, but what about the past? Where are they from? How long are they among us? For what were they bred? What is a history of ferrets?  Their history is actually extremely interesting and mysterious. Ferret history is a mysterious history There are at least 3 theories about ferret’s ancestors. One says that they came from Western or Eastern European polecat. Western European polecat...
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Are ferrets rodents?

 People who see ferrets, the first thing that comes to their mind is oh how cute animal, looks like a hamster. When you see something that small and adorable you assume that this little fuzzy is a rodent. How could something like that be carnivore or predator? Well, it is. 🙂 They are half the size of a normal cat and almost the same size as the guinea pig so you can see why people often ask: “Are ferrets...
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How many types of ferrets are there?

Ferret colors and patterns can vary from one ferret to another. Regarding American Ferret Asociation there are 8 basic ferrets types and few patterns of ferret fur. Which one is the most common and which one is the rarest? Which one is more healthy than other or which one lives the longest? Those are the question every ferret owner or soon-to-be-owner wants to know the answer to. I know I had the same questions when I was looking for...
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Halloween giveaway winners

First, I want to thank you all for your amazing pumpkins! This was one of the hardest decisions I had to make! I really adore every single pumpkin and I can see that they were made with love So, let’s publish our winners! 3rd place is awesome ferret pumpkin by Instagram account: @woozlelove 2nd place is Instagram account: @_fuzzyferrets_ with its amazing ferret eating pumpkin! and the winner of this scary halloween giveaway is Instargram account: @carpetsharksugarshop with scary batferret pumpkins Thank you all for...
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Cliping ferret nails like a pro!

Ferrets are really clean animals and they only need few thing to make their life easier. Like cats, ferrets use their claws to climb on things, to dig or to investigate their surroundings. But, the anatomy of ferret’s toenail and cat’s isn’t the same. Cat’s claws are retractable, ferrets are more like dog’s. Since toenails are used mostly for digging, they need to be cut from time to time. Wild ferret’s ancestors used their toenails every day and their...
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Halloween giveaway!

It’s almost the end of October, meaning, Halloween is at the door so prepare your best horror stories and put the scariest costume you can find. I have prepared another giveaway for you and it is scary Halloween giveaway! I need your the most ferretastick  carved pumpkin with ferret motive! I will be scary judge and your pumpkin can get you 1st, 2nd or 3rd place! There is only one rule: every pumpkin needs to have a ferret motive in...
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