Ferrets for Dummies (Paperback)

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    Kim Schilling has been owned by ferrets for over 20 years. Although she once had over 30 in her care, she now keeps her numbers under 10. Kim operates Animals for Awareness, a special sanctuary for unwanted and abandoned exotic animals.
    Thinking about getting a ferret? Want to make sure you’re giving the ferret you already have the best possible care? Ferrets For Dummies helps you decide whether a ferret is for you and give your little fellah a healthy, happy home. It’s packed with practical information on feeding, housing, health maintenance, and medical care.

    This friendly, plain-English guide gives you the authoritative information you need in a cut-to-the-chase, quick-reference format. You’ll find the latest on appropriate diets for ferrets, dental hygiene, common ferret diseases and infections, and designing and establishing an enjoyable and enriching environment for both your ferret and yourself. You’ll also get solid tips about how to get to know your ferret and introduce it to other family members and how and when to give your ferret and his cage a good cleaning. Discover how to:

    • Choose the perfect ferret
    • Ferret-proof your house
    • Handle ferret first-aid
    • Make foods your ferret will love
    • Deal with behavior issues
    • Select terrific ferret toys
    • Interpret your ferret’s actions
    • Find the best vet for your ferret
    • Travel with your ferret
    • Make sure your little friend doesn’t get bored
    • Decide whether to breed your ferret

    Complete with helpful lists of ferret myths and misconceptions as well as recipes for meals your ferret will gobble up, Ferrets For Dummies is the resource you need to keep your ferret happy and healthy for years to come.

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    Dimensions 9.0x6.45x0.75
    ISBN 9780470139431
    Genre PETS / Rabbits, Mice, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, etc.
    Format Paperback
    Pages 386
    Publisher Date 2007-10-08 00:00:00.0
    Publisher For Dummies
    Copyright Year 2007
    Height 9.25 in
    Wdth 7.5 in
    Thickness 1.0 in
    Unit weight 1.35 lb
    Language English
    Series Name For Dummies Series
    Edition Number 2
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Schilling, Kim

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    • FERRETS FOR DUMMIES

      THIS BOOK IS A MUST HAVE FOR FERRET OWNERS. NOT ONLY DOES IT HAVE VERY USEFUL TIPS ON HOW TO TAKE GREAT CARE OF YOUR PET, IT ALSO GIVE HEALTH TIPS AND SHOWS YOU HOW TO TEACH YOUR FERRET TRICKS. IT ALSO EXPLAINS ALL YOUR FERRETS FEELINGS AND VOCALIZATIONS. A GREAT BUY!!

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    • Must have for furry owners

      Great book for new or experienced ferret owners. A must have loaded with important information for your favorite furry. Easy to navigate to read what ever area of expertise you are looking for just like all the "Dummies" books. If you have a ferret it's a small investment to learn how to keep him happy and healthy.

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