Ferreting usually means hunting rabbits using a ferret to bolt them from underground to a net or a falcon (sometimes a gun). Ferrets can also be used for ratting. Ferreting Hunting Outdoors Recreation.
The ferret ( Mustela putorius furo ) is the domesticated form of the European polecat, a mammal belonging to the same genus as the weasel, Mustela of the family Mustelidae. (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: The ferret is the domesticated form of the European polecat, a mammal belonging to the same genus as the weasel, Mustela of the family Mustelidae. They typically have brown, black, white, or mixed fur. They have an average length of including a tail, weigh about, and have a natural lifespan of 7 to 10 years. Ferrets are sexually dimorphic predators with males being substantially larger than females.
- Ferret-legging - Ferret-legging was an endurance test or stunt in which ferrets were trapped in trousers worn by a participant. Also known as put 'em down and ferret-down-trousers, it seems to have been popular among coal miners in Yorkshire, England.
- Sredni Vashtar - "Sredni Vashtar" is a short story written by Saki between 1900 and 1911 and initially published in his book The Chronicles of Clovis. It has been adapted for opera, film, radio and television.
- Mammals as pets
- Feral animals
- Animals bred for albinism on a large scale
- Information The Unofficial Ferret Hand Book www
Information on keeping ferrets - grooming, Unofficial Ferret Hand Book, health, and other information. The Unofficial Ferret Hand Book.
- Pictures Harry's Ferret Pages www
Pictures and tales about past and present ferrets with a photo gallery of a day ferreting. Harry's Ferret Pages.
- Ferreting Robert Thorne Estate Supplies www
Ferreting and netting supplies. Thorne Estate Supplies. Ordering information. Dumfriesshire, UK. Robert Thorne Estate Supplies.
- Account Kelb Tal-Fenek: Typical Rabbit Hunting in Malta www
Account of a rabbit hunting trip in Malta using ferrets and dogs. Kelb Tal-Fenek: Typical Rabbit Hunting in Malta.
- Site Ferreting and Rabbeting www
Site devoted to hunting for rabbits with ferrets, and Rabbeting, includes advice on ferret handling and photo gallery. Ferreting and Rabbeting.
- A The British Ferret Club www
A club for people, British Ferret Club, interested in ferrets, health, welfare, showing, racing, as pets, or working and PR. The club provides help and advice to anyone wanting to be involved with ferrets. The British Ferret Club.
- Information Country Sports and Country Life - Hunting with Ferrets www
Information on the use of ferrets in hunting rabbits. Country Sports and Country Life - Hunting with Ferrets.
- Yahoo Intact Ferrets www
Yahoo group for people who own intact ferrets or who are interested in breeding, Ferrets, homeopathy, aroma therapy, or the use feeding raw diets and exercise in the treatment of disease and injury. Intact Ferrets.
- Book Ferret Luv www
Book list, Luv, nutrition, humor, toys and bedding, links, and New Hampshire resources. Ferret Luv.
- European PetPlanet - Pet Passports to be Issued for Ferrets www
European Parliament reversal of decision to exclude ferrets from eligibility, Pet Passports to be Issued for Ferrets, with links to related articles. PetPlanet - Pet Passports to be Issued for Ferrets.
- Roy UK Guardian - Ferreting isn't fun www
Roy Hattersley. UK Guardian - Ferreting isn't fun.
- Alexa: Ferreting Hunting
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Ferreting Hunting
- DMOZ: Ferreting Hunting
dmoz.org Directory: Ferreting Hunting