By: Tristan Andrews
Like cats, nobody really owns a ferret - they own you. But the question is, can you legally own a ferret in your city, state, or country? The answer to that question is varied, depending on where you live - and it is vital that you find out whether or not it is allowed before you adopt a ferret and form an attachment. It is very stressful for a ferret when they are taken away from someone that they have come to love.
Ferrets are legal in the United States, except in Hawaii and California, and some cities, such as New York City and Washington, DC. Other cities also have ordinances against ferrets, while some cities allow them, but require you to purchase a