What do you know about ferrets? Would you like to have one as a pet?
Take a look at some pictures of ferrets here:
Short excerpt from article, Ferrets as Pets by JJ France:
|Ferrets are very popular pets. They are known to be friendly and fun to have around, and many people own and love them. But there is so much more to learn.|
II. Vocabulary words from this article:
tip of the iceberg
ins and outs
Click here for vocabulary matching exercise.
When you have finished reading, return to this page and answer the questions below.
IV. Post-Reading Questions
- According to the article, how much is the initial cost of the ferret and necessary materials?
- What will you need to buy for a good home for your pet ferret?
- If you ferret is being aggressive on purpose, what could that mean?
- Should you be concerned about a ferret overeating?
- Pet ferrets do not need much interaction from humans. (True or False)