Ferrets are some of the most playful and high-spirited pets around. When they're happy and excited, they perform what ferret owners call "the dance of joy." Jumping and twirling in every direction, the ferrets make little clucking noises to express their delight. It's clear that these frisky little furballs are no ordinary pets! A ferret might be an unusual choice for an animal companion, but love comes in all kinds of packages. How can kids find out whether a ferret is the right pet for them? Furry Ferrets explores the responsibilities and rewards of caring for a pet ferret through real-life anecdotes and practical advice. Engaging narrative text and vivid, eye-popping photos of these mischievous creatures will keep young readers turning the pages to find out more.