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Keeping Ferrets

Blue Ferret Boarding: Harnesses

We’re talking all about the ferrety items we have listed in our shop at the moment – in case you need any more ideas for fertle Christmas presents!

Ferret training

Blue Ferret Boarding: Ferret Products

Last week I talked a little bit about Blue Ferret Boarding as a business and showed you a little bit about WD oil that we sell. This week I just wanted to talk a little bit about more about some of the things that we sell in our shop. Have a look – it’s a one-stop-shop for everything you need for your ferret and we’re adding new things all the time.

Ferret health

Ferret Health: First Aid Kits

This week we are having a little bit of a tour around our first aid kit, which is a bit of a mess and it isn’t really complete. But a lot of the stuff is here and I’ve also
got a mini first aid kit that I leave in the car all the time for when I’m out and about.

Ferret health

Ferret Health: Illnesses

This week we are talking about some of the more common illnesses
that affect ferrets and which can, sadly, shorten a ferret’s life. However, I need to put the caveat in that I am not a vet. Blue Ferret Boarding is not a vet. We talk about these illnesses for your general knowledge and understanding, not to diagnose your own ferret.

Ferret health

Ferret Health

This month we’re talking about all things ferret health-related. To start off with, this week’s video and blog are all about the ferret’s digestive system. Let’s jump in!

Ferrets and their close relatives

Ferrets and their close relatives

This week we’re talking about ferrets and their close relatives. We’ll look at the Mustelid family and other animals that fall into the same family.

All about ferrets

All About Ferrets

This month, we’re taking a step back for the summer and taking a general look at what ferrets are – the history, the family, their behaviour and some of the FAQs from non-ferret parents – AKA non-farents.