10 Important Tips for Caring for Ferrets


2. Know what you should feed your ferret

Ferrets live on a purely carnivorous diet – their short digestive tracts have no ability to digest plant-based food. While ferrets can eat scraps of plant-based foods, large bites can cause intestinal blockages. Fruits and vegetables, for instance, can be life-threatening. To make sure that your ferret gets the nutrition it needs, you should discuss the proper diet required with a veterinarian.

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