The Ferrets Magazine Newswire, June 27, 2008

Ferret Festival Happenings; Possible Shortage Of Human Rabies Vaccines; Black-Footed Ferret Baby

Londonderry Ferret Festival
Visitors to the 13th annual Ferret Festival in New Hampshire enjoyed browsing merchandise for or about ferrets, watching events and celebrating ferrets as pets, the Union Leader reports. Read the article>>

Possible Shortage Of Rabies Vaccine For Humans
Because a leading manufacturer of human rabies vaccine is upgrading its facilities, it cannot product the usual amount of rabies vaccine, which could lead to a shortage in rabies vaccine for people. The CDC is urging people to get animals that have contact with humans — such as dogs, cats and ferrets — vaccinated against rabies, SignOnSanDiego.com reports. Read the article>>

See Baby Black-Footed Ferret On Ferret Cam
On June 20, the black-footed ferret on the Ferret Cam at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park gave birth. You can see her baby and her on the Ferret Cam.  Visit the website>>

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