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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
  • Three Shires Ferret Rescue (including boarding)
    Mrs C Hillyard - Tel: 01933 353488
    Email
    Website

BERKSHIRE
  • Star Rescue (Basingstoke)
    Shirley King - Tel: 01256 330532
    Claire Shuttleworth (Reading) - Tel: 01189 690435
    Website
  • Berkshire Ferret Rescue & Boarding (Warfield area)
    Liz Shepherd & Tony Langdown
    Tel: 01344 428018

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

CO. DURHAM
  • North Pennine Ferret Welfare
    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 on 1539 734632
    Email

DERBYSHIRE
  • East Midlands Ferret Rescue
    Lynn Taylor
    Tel: 01332 233216
    Email

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

DORSET
  • Purbeck Ferret Rescue - Tel: 07598 038664 (Poole area)
    Contact Michelle
    Email

ESSEX
  • Ferret Friends (Basildon) (including boarding)
    John Grice 07519 613 780
    Jenny Oddman 07519 613 842
    Web Site

HAMPSHIRE
  • Hampshire Ferret Rescue (Farnborough)
    Patrina - Tel: 07870 387215
    Email

ISLE of WIGHT
  • IOW Ferret Rescue
    Alma Butcher - Tel: 01983 330169

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 (Lincolnshire)
    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
  • Northampton Ferret Rescue
    Tel: 01933 650372
    Web Site

NORTHUMBERLAND
  • North East Ferret Rescue
    Member of the British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    Denise Owens - Tel: 01670 712178
    Email
    Website

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
  • The Ferret Rescue (including boarding) (Guildford)
    Lily Pan - 07904 717795 & 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

WEST MIDLANDS
  • Second City Rescue Unit for Ferrets(including boarding)
    Peter Hillman - Tel:07835 747899
    Email
  • BOARDING
    Mrs Sue Williams (Radford) - 02476 260488

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

WORCESTERSHIRE
  • Droitwich Ferret Welfare
    Member of the British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    Anne Robinson - Tel: 01905 796050
    Web Site

YORKSHIRE
  • Sid's Ferret Welfare
    (Boarding only)
    Jean Ingham - Tel: 01274 604938
  • Hull & East Riding Ferret Rescue
    Member of the British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    Jill & Mike Perry - Tel: 01430 423249
    Email
    Web Site
  • 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

SCOTLAND
  • Tayside Ferret Rescue (Dundee) (including boarding)
    Tel: 01828 632 516
    Website
  • Far North Ferret Welfare
    Member of the British Federation of Ferret Welfares
    near Wick in Scotland
    Contact Liam & Sarah Brinded on 07971357973

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