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What to Expect When You Adopt a Pet

Taking the time up front to understand what it takes to care for an animal for the rest of his/her life is a critical step in becoming a pet parent. If more people truly understood the magnitude of th…

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10 Small Furry Animals Who Need a Home (Photos)

We love our dogs and cats, of course, but what about our rats, hedgehogs, and ferrets? In animal shelters around the country, there are thousands of small mammals up for adoption. These domesticate…

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Ferret Odors 101: A Guide for New Ferret Owners

By Cris Carl, Networx Perhaps you've had a similar experience to Renee Mendez of Sunderland, MA. One day she saw a ferret's little head popping out of someone's backpack and thought, "Wow, they'r…

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Ferret vs. Guitar (video)

Watch as a cute little ferret messes with the strings on a guitar and makes them sing. When he tires of this he climbs under the strings, through the hole into the body of the guitar, and peeks out. …

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Want a Ferret?

I was surprised to learn recently that ferrets are considered domestic animals. I mean, I knew that people kept them as pets, but I didn't realize that ferrets (unlike their cousins: otters, weasels, …

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