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NFWS Mission Statement
  1. To promote the well-being of ferrets through articles written and published by the NFWS, veterinarians and ferret specialists world wide
  2. Offer/provide advice on a variety of ferret subjects from common illnesses, nutrition, sanitation, interaction, ferret safety and the advisability of breeding.
  3. Promote the on-going liaison with veterinarians and all medical organisations and agents associated within the 'ferret world' with the aim of raising the general awareness of ferret health and ferret needs.
  4. Advise and educate ferret owners, clubs etc., on their basic responsibilities towards ferrets on such diverse subjects as when considering breeding ferrets and when working ferrets in vermin control. The list is large!
  5. To promote confidence in ferret owners to approach the NFWS and/or veterinarians to seek advice when their ferret's health and behaviour causes concern.

Ferret Rescues, Welfares, Sanctuaries & Boarding

BEDFORDSHIRE


BERKSHIRE
  • Star Rescue (Reading)
    Claire Shuttleworth - Tel: 01189 690435
    Website
  • Ferrets 4 Fun (Newbury)
    Linda Head - Tel: 01635 278333

BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
  • Ferrets United - including boarding (Colnbrook, Slough)
    Cathy Willingale on 01753 682941 or 07785 082109
    Email
  • Independent Ferret Group (Slough)
    Mike Harris - Tel: 01753 711818
    Email

CHESHIRE
  • Dookies Ferret Welfare & Boarding (Macclesfield).
    Contact: Tel: 07809 202538
    Email
  • Ferret Rescue Support Services - Ann & Bill Beck
    Email
  • South Cheshire Ferret Rescue Julie Hall - Tel: 07933 783793
    Email

CO. DURHAM
  • North Pennine Ferret Welfare (Stanley)
    Contact: Tel: 01207 237458
    Email

CORNWALL
  • South West Ferret Rescue (Camborne)
    Tel: 01209 717140
    Email
    Website

CUMBRIA
  • Lakes and Borders Ferret Welfare and Rescue (Kendal)
    Member of the British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    Contact: Trish Dixon- Tel: 1539 734632
    Email

DERBYSHIRE
  • East Midlands Ferret Rescue (Derby)
    Lynn Williams- Tel: 01332 233216
    Email

DEVON
  • Kingsteignton Ferret Welfare (boarding only until further notice)
    Donna Matthews - Tel: 01626 333263

DORSET
  • Purbeck Ferrets, including boarding (Wimborne)
    Tel: 07598 038664
    Email
    Website

ESSEX
  • Hockley Ferret Rescue & Boarding (Hockley)
    Jo - Tel: 07702 328262
  • Ferret Friends (Basildon) (including boarding)
    John Grice - Tel: 07519 613780
    Jenny Oddman - Tel: 07519 613842
    Web Site
  • D&K Fuzzy Ferret Rescue Centre
    (Colchester)
    Tel: 07445 258424

HAMPSHIRE
  • Star Rescue (Basingstoke)
    Shirley King - Tel: 01256 330532
    Website
  • Hampshire Ferret Rescue (Farnborough)
    Patrina - Tel: 07870 387215
    Email

ISLE of WIGHT


KENT
  • Harrietsham Ferret Rescue (Maidstone) (including boarding)
    Roy & Christine - Tel: 01622 851690

LANCASHIRE
  • Bolton Ferret Welfare
    BOARDING ONLY - all ferrets must be vaccinated
    Sheila Crompton - Tel: 01204 533367 or 07718 066177
    Email

LINCOLNSHIRE
  • Lincolnshire Ferret Rescue - including boarding (Grimsthorpe, Nr Bourne)
    Julie Stoodley - Tel: 07960 622964
    Email
  • New York Ferret Rescue
    Mr & Mrs Cooper - Tel: 01526 342003
    Email

MERSERYSIDE
  • British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    Thorr - Tel: 0151 648 7487 or 07833 385126
    Web Site
  • West Kirby Ferret Welfare
    Member of the British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    Kathy Croker - Tel: 0151 625 9638

NORFOLK
  • Small Holidays Pet Hotel (Norwich)
    Wendy & Michelle Garner (NFWS member)
    Tel: 01603 465581

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
  • Three Shires Ferret Rescue (including boarding)
    Mrs C Hillyard - Tel: 01933 353488
    Email
    Website
  • Abington Ferret Refuge
    Mrs C Cadden - Tel: 01604 464615
    Email
    Website
  • Northampton Ferret Rescue
    Tel: 01933 650372
    Web Site

NORTHUMBERLAND
  • North East Ferret Trust

    NOW ONLY OPERATES AS A TRUST, but may provide information. See Facebook page.

    Facebook

NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
  • Fuzzy Ferret Rescue (Nottingham) (including boarding)
    Tel: 07712 969058
    Email
  • The Ferret Hotel (Nottingham)
    Clare Goddard - Tel: 0115 854 8783
    Email
  • Ferrets Haven (Nottingham)

    Alan & Debbie Harvey - Tel: 07949 454054

SOMERSET
  • Marshfield Fagan's Ferret Welfare (Bath area)
    Contact Ed & Carol. Tel: 01225 892306
    Email

STAFFORDSHIRE
  • Chase Ferret Rescue
    Contact: Angela Palmer - Mob: 07967 192120
    Email
    Website
  • Rugby Ferret Rescue
    Contacts: Eddie - Tel: 09463 70921
    or
    Leeha - Tel: 01788 334024 Mob: 07954 987824

SURREY
  • Surrey Ferret Rescue (including boarding)
    Lily Pan Tel 08458 379695
    Email

SUSSEX
  • West Sussex Ferret Welfare
    Jane & Harry Ruutel
    Website
  • GEM Ferret Care Group
    Based in Sussex
    (Bases in Eastbourne and Worthing, members across the county)
    Jane Parsons - Tel: 07968 331181
    Email
    Website

TEESSIDE
  • Yarm Ferret Rescue (including boarding)
    Sue Lloyd - Tel: 07817 415 645

TYNE & WEAR
  • Little Paws Ferret Rescue (Birtley)
    Michelle Brunton Tel.07908 610342
    Email
    Website
  • WEST MIDLANDS
    • Central Ferret Welfare (Dudley)
      Nigel Espley Tel 01384 256238
      Email
    • Second City Rescue Unit for Ferrets (including boarding) (Coseley)
      Peter Hillman - Tel:07835 747899
      Email
    • BOARDING (Radford)
      Mrs Sue Williams - 02476 260488

    WILTSHIRE
    • Avon Valley Ferrets (Amesbury)
      Paul & Camilla Pountain
      Mob: 07542 534475/07786 834685
      Website
      Email
    • Chippenham Fluffy Retreat
      Contact Pam. Mob: 07724 473474
      Email
      Website

    WORCESTERSHIRE
    • Droitwich Ferret Welfare
      Anne Robinson - Tel: 01905 796050
      Web Site

    YORKSHIRE
    • Sid's Ferret Welfare (Bradford)
      (Boarding only)
      Jean Ingham - Tel: 01274 604938
    • Hull & East Riding Ferret Rescue
      Jill & Mike Perry - Tel: 01430 423249
      Email
      Web Site
    • Worth Valley Ferret Welfare (Keighley)
      Lynn Lee Tel 07986 773307
      Email
    • Otley Ferret Rescue
      David & Jacqueline Turner
      Tel: 01943 464816
      Email
    • East Coast Ferret Rescue
      Davina Dunn - Tel: 01964 614 624
      Dee Mob: 07773754269
      Rick Mob: 07516140335
      Email
      Website
    • Boarding (Sheffield)
      Stephen Burley
      Tel: 0114 232 0495
      Email
    • TLC Luxury Pet Retreat (near Huddersfield, W Yorks)
      (Boarding only)
      Melanie Crossland - Tel: 07790 717125
      Email
      Website

    SCOTLAND
    • Tayside Ferret Rescue (Dundee) (including boarding)
      Tel: 01828 632 516
      Website
    • Far North Ferret Welfare
      near Wick in Scotland
      Contact 07743 855516
      Website

    WALES
    • Deeside Ferrets
      (Boarding only)
      Marie - Tel: 01244 533324
    • Capricorn Animal Rescue (Mold)
      Tel: 01244 547938
      Email
      Website