by Johnson, Sylvia A.
|Format:||Print Book 1997|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
In earlier times, people used tame ferrets to drive rabbits and rodents out of hiding places.But the bright-eyed, furry creatures no longer have to work for a living.Instead, they are kept as cherished pets in many parts of the world.Their closest cousins in the animal world are weasels, minks, otters, badgers, and skunks.Award-winning children's author, Sylvia A. Johnson introduces readers to the ferret in a fascinating and lively text.Readers will learn the basics of ferret care and find out whether ferrets are right for them.Full-color photographs show why more and more people think ferrets make such appealing and amusing pets.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Ferrets as pets
-- Juvenile literature.
Ferret -- Juvenile literature.
Ferrets as pets.
|Publisher|| Minneapolis :Carolrhoda Books,1997
"A Carolrhoda nature watch book."
48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm