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can ferrets or polecats climb a brick wall or wooden gate then

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can ferrets or polecats climb a brick wall or wooden gate then escape their misdoinggs over a slate roof
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Andrea Roberts replied 6 years ago.

Hi there

Ferrets and polecats are extremely agile and very good climbers- and in the wild have been known to drag whole rabbits over walls/gates etc when out hunting, so would find it extremely easy to climb a wall or gate to escape on their own accord.

Has your ferret managed to escape?

Regards Andrea

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