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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Ferreting Robert Thorne Estate Supplies www
Ferreting and netting supplies. Thorne Estate Supplies. Ordering information. Dumfriesshire, UK. Robert Thorne Estate Supplies.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Talk AOL Pets - Ferrets Message Board www
Talk about your ferrets, Pets - Ferrets Message Board, ask questions and share advice. AOL Pets - Ferrets Message Board.
- Videos, Ferrets and Other Beasts www
Videos, and Other Beasts, pictures, wallpaper, ASCII art, and a webcam of ferrets and cats. In German and English. Ferrets and Other Beasts.
- Roy UK Guardian - Ferreting isn't fun www
Roy Hattersley. UK Guardian - Ferreting isn't fun.
- Presents Pakefield Ferrets www
Presents the history and practice of ferreting, Ferrets, events, news, and rabbit recipes. Pakefield Ferrets.
- Alexa: Ferreting Hunting
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Ferreting Hunting
- DMOZ: Ferreting Hunting
dmoz.org Directory: Ferreting Hunting