Ferret Nook Shelter/Adoption Center
phone: (608) 423-3315
fax: (608) 423-9575
PO Box 3
The Ferret Nook is involved in many events throughout the year to bring people together
in support of ferrets and to raise necessary funds for the shelter kids.
- Fall Picnic - Usually set in September or October
- Boston Store Community Days
- Annually in November and
For more information, call the Shelter.
- Ferret Fun Days - Year round. This is a chance for ferrets and their
owners to get together for games and socializing. Ferrets compete in sack
races, tube races and cup tipping. There are also contests for kissing, yawning
and best dressed. Here are the
pictures from one of
our Fun Days. ENJOY! It was GREAT!
Board of Directors
- Our Board meetings
are held at The Ferret Nook. Board
meetings are open to
the public however, only members have voting rights.
- The Ferret Nook Shelter / Adoption Center is represented annually at the
Wauwatosa, WI in April;
Ferret Buckeye Bash, Columbus, OH latter
part of August; and the Greatest Ferret Show on Earth
(GCFA), Lake Villa, IL mid-October. We display our brochures and
business cards at Kritter Koncepts' tables.
Koncepts in turn donates a portion of all
proceeds made at each show to the Ferret Nook.
- PetSmart Information Day - We have a table set up monthly at
the West Side PetSmart. Marsha Stanek has graciously donated her time and brings her
ferrets (or ferrets up for adoption) and answers questions and hand out ferret care information.
- PetCo Information Day - Janesville,
WI -- we are in need of someone to fill this volunteer slot.
During the UW Football and Hockey season, we man a concession booth at Camp
Randall and the Kohl Center. Contact Barry Fritz at (608) 206-5124 or email
firstname.lastname@example.org. We usually need
10 people for each event.
For further information, send e-mail to:
or call (608) 423-3315.