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Ferrets As Pets Essay Examples

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A Critique of Goldman's Article Ferrets: Man's Other Best Friend
The article by Goldman on Ferrets: Man’s Other Best Friend doses not show that humans and animals have a great deal in common. In the article Goldman explains these three specific topics, ferrets compared to dogs, ferrets compared to wild mustelids and third how ferrets social-cognitive skills are. He’s showing what hum...
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An Overview of the Different Kinds of Ferrets in Animal Kingdom
There are many different kinds of ferrets. There are three main ones: The black-footed, common, and domestic ferrets. There are many other breeds, formed by different kinds mating with each other. There is the polecat-ferret, black-common, and domestic-wild polecat breeds and many others. The gestation period of the common...
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The Reasons Why Ferrets Are Man Best Friends
A dog is man's best friend. That common saying may contain some truth, but dogs are not the only animal friend whose companionship people enjoy. For some people, a Ferret is their best friend. Despite what dog lovers may believe, Ferrets make excellent housepets. In the first place, people enjoy the companionship of Ferre...
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Why I Want to Get a Netherland Dwarf Bunny
Who here does not have a pet and wants one? Raise your
hand. I personally think that I should be able to get a Netherland Dwarf
Bunny. They are loved pets, family members, and very social creatures. They
do not bite, for the most part, and enjoy being held. Did you know that
bunnies can learn simple tricks, like rolling a b...
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Differences between Dogs and Cats as House Pets and How to Choose the Right One for You
Owning a house pet can be an enjoyable experience, if a potential owner takes time before purchasing the animal to research what type of care will be needed for the type of animal he or she chooses. Dogs and cats are among the most popular pets; however, their care is drastically different, obviously they do have similariti...
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A Look at Popular Pets Kept by Many People
Many people today have pets for pleasure and companionship. Nearly any animal can be a pet, such as hamsters, rabbits, birds, fish, frogs, horses, and even cats and dogs. Besides being a loving companion, pets serve many other purposes as in protecting homes, destroying vermin, and providing a means of transportation. The e...
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The Factors Contributing to the Extinction of the Ferrets
In the past three decades very few endangered species have been restored to viable populations. The black footed ferret (Mustela nigripes) was believed to be the most endangered mammal in the united states. It is a small mink sized carnivore of the Great plains and intermountain basins The ferrets appear to be obligatory p...
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Top Reasons Why Ferrets Make Excellent Housepets
A dog is man's best friend. That common saying may contain some truth, but dogs are not the only animal friend whose companionship people enjoy. For some people, a Ferret is their best friend. Despite what dog lovers may believe, Ferrets make excellent housepets. In the first place, people enjoy the companionship of Ferret...
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A Paper on the Legalization of Ferrets as Pets in California
Can't Ferret Out of this One Book after book has been written about ferrets; many of the authors own multiple ferrets, and none complain of problems. These books are filled with charming anecdotes about the "carpet sharks," or "fur covered slinkies," two common terms of endearment for these lovable a...
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Unlimited Affection and Unconditional Love of Pets
PETS Animals and humans have lived together for thousands of years. No matter what the age, race, occupation, or environment people seem to be in constant contact with animals. The human-animal bond is strong, from the start of mans excedents animals came into our imaginations and have been a source of inspiration. Ancient...
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In Respect for Charlie: A Tribute to Dead Pets
In Respect for Charlie: A Tribute to Dead Pets Most everyone has experienced the death of a beloved family pet. These times are met with an attitude of seriousness, and utter solemnity. Death is not a funny thing, and any soul should be mourned the same. In the many times my pets have passed on, be they dogs, cats, o...
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An Analysis of Training and Disciplining Methods in Taking Care of Pets
There are many factors that people have to think about when buying a new pet. One of the things people have to consider is training the new animal to do basic things such as sit, lay down or more advanced things like doing tricks. Training pets to do tricks or disciplining them takes some time and patience. In my house we r...
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A Description of the Importance of Pets In Terms of Unconditional Love and Attention
Pets can help people in many ways, they provide unconditional love and attention. Taking care of pets. people experience feelins of being wasted and needed. Sick people that are in contact with animals seem to get well quicker. Animals can help in many areas throughout our life. Dogs are trianed to help handicap people and...
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How to Take Care of a Pet
Caring for a pet is like caring for a child. I feel this is because you do almost the same things that you do when caring for a child, that you would do when caring for a pet. The similarities are you provide food and shelter, you provide them with entertainment, and you take them to a doctor or vettrnarin when they are sic...
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An Analysis of Ferret as the Excellent Housepets
A dog is man's best . That common saying may contain some truth, but dogs are not the only animal whose companionship people enjoy. For some people, a Ferret is their best . Despite what dog lovers may believe, Ferrets make excellent housepets. In the first place, people enjoy the companionship of Ferrets. Many Ferrets are...
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The Purpose of the Free Pets Food Game
The Humane Society of the United States says ``3-4 million animals are
killed in shelters each year''. Many shelters struggle to feed every pet
that lives there because of lack of funds. Through donations and
adoptions many pets make it to see another day and many others get put
to sleep. That's why I invented Free Pets Foo...
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Adopting a Pet
Bloomington, Ind. - In recognition of national Adopt-A-Dog Month, the Shelter is offering dog adoptions discount with a fall theme. “We are facing a dogs’ overpopulation problem”. Said by Laurie Ringquist, the director of the Bloomington animal shelter, “ We are spreading the ‘Fall in love’ program to attract local people...
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My Two Dogs
Our family has two types of dogs, even though they are so different
they complete our Household. A lot can be said about these two they are
so diverse big and small. One is a Yorkshire terrier and the other is a Pit bull. The Yorkshire is
a female and her name is Bella. The pit bull is a male and his name is Johnny. Many...
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A Personal Narrative on Saying Goodbye to One's Pet
My lovely dog When I was a small child I love to play with small puppies , then days started to pass I also wanted a small, cute puppy. I requested my mom to provied me a puppy . when my birthday came my mom provied me a puppy as a gift I became very happy . my puppy was very cute, furry ,and white like a snow and soft an...
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The Advantages of Neutering Pets in America
What Every Pet Owner Should Know About Sterilization The number of homeless dogs and cats in the United States is unforgivably high. Blame for this problem should be appropriately placed on the millions of irresponsible pet owners in the country who refuse to take the time or make the effort to educate themselves of the a...
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The Myths Surrounding Spaying and Neutering
Myth Spaying and neutering is painful. Fact Veterinarians perform spay and neuter surgeries under a general anesthetic. Animals usually return to normal activity after 24 to 72 hours. Any discomfort is minimal. Altering animals also eliminates the risk of certain diseases such as mammary and testicular cancer. Myth Spayin...
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A History of Households Having Pets and How Companion Animals Affect People's Lives
More than half of all U.S. households have a companion animal. Households with children are more likely to have pets but there are still more pets in American households then there are children. Pets are believed to be beneficial on physical, social, and psychological health. I will specifically examine the effects of pets...
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Choosing a Pet - Cat vs. Dog - Pros and Cons of Each Choice
The Cat Versus The Dog There comes a time in most everyones life when he or she decides to buy a pet. Some people go for the unusual and choose a bird, snake, or rodent. Most people, however, decide on the more common four-legged creatures like a dog or cat. Dogs and cats are very different animals and they have differen...
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Cats Make Excellent House Pets
A dog is a man's best friend." That common saying may contain some truth, but dogs are not the only animal friend whose companionship people enjoy. For many people, a cat is their best friend. Despite what dog lovers may believe, cats make excellent house pets. In the first place, people enjoy the companionship of...
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An Argument in Favour of the Use of Pets in Therapy
Pets Used in Therapy Pets lighten it up! Adeel Salman There are many terms used to describe ways in which animals can help rehabilitate and heal people with special needs. These include 'pet therapy,' 'pet facilitated therapy,' or 'animal-assisted therapy.' Pets can help people with a variety of mental, emotional,...
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