The Ferret Nook Ferret Shelter
phone: (608) 423-3315
fax: (608) 423-9575
PO Box 3
The Ferret Nook
Shelter/Adoption CenterPO Box 3, Cambridge, WI 53523-0003Phone (608) 423-3315, Fax (608) 423-9575
Have you owned a ferret before?
If no go to Question 7.2. Do you have ferret(s) now?
If yes, how many? 3. What are their ages?
Are they spayed/neutered?
4. Have your ferrets been
exposed to the ECE virus?
What is ECE?
5. Have your ferrets been
tested for Aleutians Disease Virus?
What is Aleutians Disease
6. If you no longer have
ferrets, what happened to them?
7. Have you adopted from
an animal shelter before?
If yes, name of shelter?
8. Do you currently have other pets?
9. If yes, what kind and
10. Are there any children
in the household?
If yes, what ages?
11. Does spouse, or any other adults
in the household, agree to this adoption?
12. Do you:
you rent, are ferrets allowed?
Can you provide a written statement if requested?Yes No
13. Have you ferret-proofed your home?
(Ferrets can get in to anything that their heads will fit. We will be happy to
give you tips on
ferret proofing.) May we assist you with ferret-proofing?
14. Do you have a cage
or will your ferret be free roam?
Own Room Is this
15. Are you prepared to spend at
least an hour plus daily to play with your ferret(s)?YesNo
16. What veterinary clinic/hospital
do your pets go to?
17. Ferrets needs to see their
veterinarian at least annually for distemper and rabies vaccinations.
Are you willing to provide proper medical care to promote good health?
18. Are you aware that medical
expenses for the life of a ferret (average 6-9 years) may run
$1,000 or more
over and above normal maintenance/preventative medical care?
Have you budgeted for this expense?
19. Are you a member of a local
ferret club or have you considered joining one?
No Would consider joining
20. Are you and your family prepared
to keep the ferret(s) for their lifetime?
21. If you are not prepared to make a
long-term commitment to a younger ferret, have you
considered adopting an older
22. I am interested in a ferret(s):
Under 9 months
9 months to 2 years
2 to 4 years
Over 4 years
Pair (or more)
23. How did you hear about the Ferret
Nook Shelter/Adoption Center?
I have read and understand the Considerations Information Sheet and
Adoption Information and Guidelines Sheet. and
have answered the above questions truthfully. I understand that I will be required to sign an Adoption Contract/Lease and pay a fee at the time of adoption.
The Ferret Nook ferret shelter reserves the right to refuse
any adoption in the best interest of the ferrets.
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