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Ferret advice

Whether you're considering rehoming a ferret or need some veterinary advice, we've got plenty of guidance to help keep your small pet happy and healthy.

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Wellbeing and care

From deciding to get a ferret, right through to making the difficult decision to say goodbye. Here you'll find information on daily care for happy, healthy pets.
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Health and injuries

Routine check-up? Or is there something you'd like to know about your ferret's condition? Our vet advice is here to give you the information you need to know.
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Food and weight

Discover advice from our vets on what your ferrets can and can't eat, how to manage their weight and fun recipes for you to try!
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Behaviour advice

Our trained animal behaviourists are here for you with advice, whether your pet is struggling in certain situations or you're just looking to teach them some tricks!
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How to choose a pet

There's a lot to consider when deciding to get a pet. You'll need to think about your lifestyle, the cost and research into what your chosen pet needs.
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Saying goodbye

Some small pets will only live for a few years. Like any other pet, you'll have a unique bond with them that can make it difficult to say goodbye.
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