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Ferrets found abandoned in cardboard box in Edinburgh

abandoned ferrets

We are appealing for information after three ferrets were found in a cardboard box on a street in Edinburgh.

A member of the public found the three ferrets near Crewe Path in Edinburgh on Monday 18 March and called our animal helpline.
Scottish SPCA animal rescue officer, Rory said: “On Monday afternoon a young boy found three ferrets inside a taped up cardboard box, on the lane near Crewe Path.

“The ferrets are all female and appear to be in good health.  They are now receiving care and attention from our staff at one of our animal rescue and rehoming centres.

“We would urge anyone unable to care for their pets to contact our confidential animal helpline for support and advice. 

“If anyone recognises these ferrets or has any information surrounding their circumstances, they should call our confidential animal helpline on 03000 999 999.”




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