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Black-footed ferret - Wikipedia


The black-footed ferret (Mustela nigripes), also known as the American polecat or prairie dog hunter, is a species of mustelid native to central North America.

Basic Facts About Black-Footed Ferrets - Defenders of Wildlife


Learn about the size, diet, population, range, behavior and other fascinating facts about black-footed ferrets.

Black-Footed Ferret | National Geographic


Find out why the black-footed ferret teeters on the brink of extinction. Burrow deeper into this mask-bandit's "business."

Black-Footed Ferret -- Kids' Planet -- Defenders of Wildlife


The black-footed ferret is a member of the weasel family (mustelids). It has a long neck and black markings on its face, the tip of its tail and on its feet. It is very ...

Black-footed Ferret - Mustela nigripes - NatureWorks


The black-footed ferret is a member of the mustelidae of weasel family. It has a long body and yellowish-brown fur with a blackish wash on its back. It is about ...

Prairie Wildlife Research: Black-footed ferret


Common name: Black-footed ferret. Scientific name: Mustela nigripes. Other names: Pispiza itopta sapa, black-faced prairie dog, the American ferret, Putorius  ...

Black-footed Ferret: an Endangered Species - Bagheera


The rarest native mammal in the United States, the black-footed ferret is a short- legged, slender-bodied weasel. It measures just 1 1/2 feet (46 cm) nose to tail.

The Black-footed Ferret - National Wildlife Federation


Feb 10, 2011 ... black-footed ferret, blackfooted ferret, black footed ferret, Cheyenne River Reservation, ... Here are 13 ferret facts you may want to know. 1.

Black-footed Ferret - Wind Cave National Park (U.S. National Park ...


Black-footed Ferret. ... Contact Us. Explore This Park. Black-footed Ferret. Black- footed Ferret - Mustela nigripes. NPS Photo. Class. Mammalia. Order, Carnivora.

Black-Footed Ferret Facts: Animals of North America - WorldAtlas.com


Feb 2, 2016 ... The black-footed ferret belongs to the weasel family. Its length from head to rear is between 38 and 50 centimeters, and it has an 11- to ...

Black-Footed Ferret
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Mustelidae Genus: Mustela Species: Mustela nigripes
The Black-footed Ferret often lives in prairie dog towns, surrounded by its favorite source of food. It sometimes sits erect, looking for a burrow to raid. A prairie dog that catches sight of it will dart quickly underground... More »
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Black-Footed Ferret Facts: The Masked Bandits of the Northern ...


May 12, 2014 ... Black-footed ferret facts and the Northern Great Plains.

Black-footed ferret videos, photos and facts - Mustela nigripes | ARKive


Learn more about the Black-footed ferret - with amazing Black-footed ferret videos, photos and facts on ARKive.

ZooAmerica - North American Wildlife Park - Black-footed Ferrets


Black-footed Ferret Fun Facts • The black-footed ferret is considered to be one of the most endangered mammals in the world. • Black-footed ferrets are adapted ...