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Photo: The Only Domestic Animal That Dies A Very Painful Death If Not Mated

Source: BBC Earth

Did you know a female ferret could die if they don’t mate? As simple and adorable these creatures may look their lives are really complicated. 

Can ferrets die from loneliness?

Ferrets love to be around humans when they are adopted from a young age. When you plan to pet a ferret and nourish him. Get vaccinated on time and better to spray or neutered him then they are friendly and live long. Here we know can ferrets die from loneliness?

They can die of loneliness because they spend 16 hours a day sleeping but playful when woke up. All you need to do is giving him some time to play or out of the cage at least for 4 hours. There are a few things you should keep in mind while petting a ferret for a long time. Whether you are ready to accept it true or not. As they need your attention, quality food, veterinary care, no kids, and long last bonding. Detail about can ferrets die from loneliness is given below.

Loneliness can kill your ferret just like a human. If you keep neglecting it and won’t provide him attention and care then he will be sad and die soon. Ferrets normally adopt human emotions like (being sad, show excitement, angry or hide when sick) while living with them. 

Unless they are going to be used for breeding purposes, female ferrets will go into extended heat. A female that does not mate can die of aplastic anemia without medical intervention.

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