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ferret

verb bring to light, dig out, discover, disinter, elicit, find, fish out, hunt, look for, rimari, root out, search, seek, trace, track down, unearth
Associated concepts: ferret out a crime
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"They would need a large indoor cage with time out each day to explore or could live outdoors as part of a group of ferrets in a large enclosure.
Being friendly, fun loving and highly inquisitive but relatively inexpensive pets to feed and keep ferrets make great family pets.
"There's big business in selling ferrets, as there's a large perceived demand today.
The susceptibility of ferrets to influenza virus infection has been known for nearly a century.
FERRETS are the latest pet craze sweeping the country as their fun and mischievous nature has seen demand soar, an expert has claimed.
Wilson was among several dozen ferrets who participated in the Lane Area Ferret Shelter and Rescue's 23rd annual Ferret Agility Trials, held Sunday afternoon at Emerald Park in west Eugene.
BALB/c mice (female, 8-10 weeks of age) from Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor, ME, USA) and Fitch ferrets (Mustela putorius furo, male or female, 6 to 12 months of age) from Triple F Farms (Sayre, PA, USA) were housed in cage units and fed ad libitum.
The animal rescue centre has seven "fun and friendly" ferrets looking for new homes.
One of these is distributing medicine to endangered real life ferrets via air drops.
The aircraft that these intrepid airmen created were referred to as ferrets.
NEW YORK -- After gaining ground as pets in much of the U.S., ferrets still can't legally be at home in its biggest city.