Ferrets/ferrets

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Question
I was thinking about getting a baby boy and baby girl ferret but I wanted to know how to tell them apart. Like do I put collars on them or make a marking with non toxic marker?

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Dear Alysea,

Your little boy ferret will have a distinctive little button on his lower belly (if you know what I mean).  I don't recommend collars because these little fuzzies can very easily get entangled and choke to death.  Don't worry about being able to tell them apart, Alysea, you will be able to.

I wish you well with your adorable new pets.  And, if I can be of further assistance, you know where to find me.

Warm Regards,
Janet

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Janet Russek

Expertise

I can answer questions re: Feeding(keeping that body weight up) General Care, Safety, Behavior, Best Cages, Proper Toys, Dangers to Ferrets (ferret proofing your home), Play Area/Room Suggestions.

Experience

I've raised ferrets very successfully for approximately twelve years. I usually kept three at a time. I presently have one. I've tried a variety of cages, habitats, toys, treats.

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Highschool grad with some college.

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