The Ferret Inn
Pet adoption saves lives. Adopt a pet and you'll have a friend for life! Contact us, or contact another local humane society, animal shelter or SPCA.
Columbia, MD 21044
Pets at Our Rescue Group:
Cities, Towns, and/or Counties We Serve:We are willing to adopt in Md. , Va. , Pa., Del . as long as it is within a reasonable driving distance . A home visit is necessary for adoption .
About Our Rescue Group:The Ferret Inn is glad to open its doors to your individual ferret needs. Our goal is to provide homeless ferrets with a temporary loving environment while they await adoption. While in our care the ferrets not only receive medical care but they also experience a positive nurturing environment.
Come Meet our Pets:We hold monthly adoption/education events at the Columbia Petsmart, Annapolis Petco and Ellicott City Petco. Please visit our website www.theferretinn.org for a list of dates and times for upcoming shows.
Our Adoption Process:please fill out an adoption application at www.theferretinn.com
One received we will review the application and contact you . Please be patient as this can take up to a week . You are welcome to drop us an email as a reminder .Once received , there will be a phone interview , to answer any questions you or we may have .
If you are a first time ferret owner , we will recommend a few websites to familiarize yourself with general ferret care and health issues .
A visit to the shelter to meet the ferrets is the next step .We will also need to do a home visit , to help make recommendations for ferret proofing .It is most important to have a ferret knowledgeable that you can build a relationship with .If you have a current vet we may contact them for a reference . If you are a renter a note or phone call from your landlord will be necessary.
There is an adoption fee starting at $50.00 to $100.00 depending on the age of the ferret . There is a $20.00 discount for multiples .
Ferrets are ADV negative , and have rabies , and distemper vaccines .