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Strong Ferret Cages For Sale

Updated on January 16, 2010

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Are you in search of cheap|discount ferret cages for sale to buy one?

The very fact that you are here shows that you are.Before proceeding further there are certain points to consider before buying one if you are a responsible pet lover.

Do you really love ferrets as pets or is it just a passing fancy idea that came to your mind by seeing others doing it?

Do you have enough room in your premises to house a ferret cage?

Do your family members love ferrets as pets and approve of the idea?

Are you capable financially to look after ferrets as it involves expenditure for their upkeep or care and maintenance?

Your first step should be to know whether you are allowed to have ferrets as pets by your

state or local governing body.There are some states (California and Hawaii)in America where it is  prohibited to have ferrets as pets.

Arm yourself with the knowledge about the characteristics of ferrets,their habits and their habitats so that you understand them better.This will help you in keeping them happy and contended.

     Ferrets are not rodents but belong to the family of otters,mink,skunk and weasel.Their characteristics are as follows.

 Ferrets are cute,intelligent and affectionate creatures that come in various colors like brown,black,white and mixed fur.Adult ferret weighs about three to five pounds. They can grow to a length of twenty inches and to a height of six inches.They can live up to nine years under ideal conditions. A domesticated   ferret if abandoned will die  without human care

  Ferrets are very energetic,playful, inquisitive and social creatures that can be trained.

Ferrets have the habit of chewing and gnawing things and as such need to be kept in cages when not under supervision since they can cause lot of damage to the furniture and other household things.

  Ferrets and small children do not mix well.Small children tend to handle ferrets roughly

provoking the ferrets to bite in self defense.

Make sure that there is veterinary help available nearby should the situation arise.Ferrets are prone to some diseases and it is advisable to know about the preventive pet health care measures for ferrets.The normal life span of ferrets is about eight years.During this period they require regular health checkups like other pets and need cleaning and vaccinations for mainly distemper and rabies.In some states you are required to keep the

vaccination certificates  for verification by the authorities.

The ferret cage or housing should satisfy the following criteria.Ferrets should not be housed in cages meant for other pets like rabbits.

1.Should have enough space for the pets.

2.Should be well ventilated.

3.Should be easy to clean

4.Should incorporate fun items for the pets.

5.Should have feeding and water bowls.

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