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Ferret body type

It is easy to describe a ferret body: a long body, short legs, sharp teeth. They are the type of animal you will absolutely recognize if you see one walking down the street on a leash. If you want to recognize them by some official classification, you can do that by the type of fur. By America’s Ferret Asociation there are about 8 fur colors and about 7 fur patterns. That is the official classification and to see what...
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Ferret Sleeping 101: How and where do ferrets sleep?

Where is your ferret sleeping most of the day? During the day I am sure you can find it sleeping everywhere, except the cage. Why is that? Ferrets will like a rock star and one second later will sleep so deep. They get so tired from the play that they just lay down wherever they can. That is why today my topic will be – sleeping. FACTS ABOUT FERRET SLEEPING Almost every day in ferret’s life consists mostly of sleeping. That...
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Ferret facts: all about ferrets

When you stumble upon something interesting on the internet, you will google it, just because you can. Imagine you have seen a ferret for the first time on the internet and you want to know as much as possible about that little wiggly thing! It looks like a cat, but with the long body and short legs and it looks sooooo cuddly! You are aware that you need to know as much as you can about it. What would...
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Back from ferret show in Budapest

This weekend I was in Budapest on VI International ferret show and I must say I was amazed by the number of beautiful ferrets in one place. 🙂 There were about 100 ferrets competing in different categories. I came to Budapest on Friday and the show was on Saturday, so I got to see Budapest as well. Everybody there was so helpful and I am thankful for their hospitality! I have met few people who are following me on Facebook...
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VI International ferret show in Budapest

This month is extremely important for me and my Friendly Ferret because we are preparing for our first ferret show! 🙂 I am going to the VI International Ferret Show in Budapest, Hungary in 21st January. I can’t be more excited because this is my first appearing with Friendly Ferret in a ferret show. This ferret show is located in Bkv Pálya, Sport utca 2., Budapest, Hungary. The exact location you can see in the link of the Facebook event. Unfortunately, Frida and...
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Where are ferrets legal?

Even though ferrets are domesticated 2500 years ago, people are still considering them half-wild. That is why there are states and countries in which there is a ferret ban policy. There are states that say you have to have a permission (like for exotic animals), that you have to meet some requirements before getting one or you can’t have one at all. There aren’t that many countries where they aren’t legal. Reasons ferrets are illegal are mostly outdated and...
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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. Eastern European polecat...
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New Friendly Ferret

After almost a year I have finally decided to come back to my dear and beloved Friendly Ferret blog with the same team: Frida the Friendly Ferret and Anja the Owner. But, there are some changes. My blog isn’t the only thing I will do with my Friendly Ferret. I am also starting my Youtube channel where you will see me and my little Frida having fun, talking about ferrets and everything related to ferrets. After more than 4 years...
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Long time no see!

Well, it has been more than 6 months since my last post I am a little shocked how time can pass by. The year has been more than interesting and I was busy like never before! 😉 But, I find that a good thing because lying around and watching TV isn’t my thing.  :tounge: Finally I have the time and the energy to write something, to go back to my dearest Friendly Ferret with my dearest Frida. She is healthy,...
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Merry Friendly Christmas

It is Christmas, my personal favorite holiday, everything around us is pretty, shiny and everything seems better, more optimistic. 😉 I love walking in the evening when whole city is shiny and beautiful. (*) You can feel the warmth and that always brings a smile to my face. I hope you feel the same about Christmas and that you are all spending it with your family and people you love.  😆 So, I hope that your year was great and...
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