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Ferrets USA 2010 cover

   Ferrets USA 2010 Annual

            

 

4 | Not Cat, Not Dog, But Ferret!
Yes, there are differences between caring for pet ferrets and caring for more common house pets.
BY GERRY BUCSIS AND BARBARA SOMERVILLE

12 | Expand Your Ferret's Living Space!
Get creative and turn your ferret's habitat into a home.
BY ERIKA SOROCCO

20 | Why Are Ferrets Great? 
The reasons are many and the stories are heartwarming as ferret owners praise their pets.
BY REBECCA STOUT

26 | Training: The Basics And Beyond
Use patience, consistency and love to train your ferret.
BY MARY VAN DAHM

32 | Ferret Care Controversies Uncovered 
Educating yourself puts you on the path to making the best decisions about how to care for your ferret.
BY DANEE DEVORE

40 | 10 Common Ferret Ailments 
Get to know the ailments that plague ferrets most, and learn the signs of possible problems.
BY DEBORAH COTTRELL, DVM

48 | 10 Uncommon Ferret Ailments 
If your ferret is unlucky enough to get any of these ailments, you need to know about them.
BY DEBORAH COTTRELL, DVM

54 | I Wish Ferret Owners Knew ... 
Veterinarians, shelter operators, product manufacturers, ferret breeders and ferret club and organization members speak out on what they believe ferret owners need to know.

58 | Behind The Why In Ferret Behavior
From sleeping to scratching to biting and yawning, discover why ferrets do what they do.
BY KIM SCHILLING

64 | Embrace Your Ferret's Personality Type
Learn the strengths and weaknesses of different characters to better enjoy life with your ferret.
BY L. VANESSA GRUDEN; ILLUSTRATIONS BY THOMAS KIMBALL/BOWTIE INC.

70 | Your Ferret's Spa Day
A well-groomed ferret is healtheir and happier, whether you groom your ferret all at once or spread out the tasks over several days.
BY JULIE FOSSA

76 | Fashion-Forward Ferrets 
With patience and a proper fit, you can dress your ferret in dandy — and practical — duds.
BY WENDY BEDWELL-WILSON

82 | On The Move With Ferrets 
After moving 18 times, Renee Downs shares what works and what doesn't when traveling or moving with ferrets.
BY RENEE DOWNS

88 | Looking Back, Looking Forward 
From use of the Internet to medical advances, a lot has happened in the world of ferrets in the past 15 years.
BY MARYLOU ZARBOCK

1 | Editor's Den 

19 | SmallAnimalChannel.com
Get Ferrets magazine and see what else is happening at this website for small animal pets.
BY MARYLOU ZARBOCK

57 | Find The Differences
Can you spot the 9 differences between the two images?
BY THOMAS KIMBALL/BOWTIE INC.

96 | Ferret Treasures
Find the items stolen and stashed by the ferret.
BY THOMAS KIMBALL/BOWTIE INC.

98 | The Ferrets USA 2010 Photo Contest
Check out the winners of this year's categories — "Trick Or Treat" and "Kung Fu Ferret."
See the rules and categories for the 2011 contest! Click here>>

106 | Directory of Ferret Resources
Ferret shelters, organizations, clubs and associations.

110 | Directory of Ferret-Knowledgeable Veterinarians

126 | Gallery Ads

126 | Ad Index

127 | Classified Ads

128 | The Last Page

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