Sierra Club of California - Ferrets are not Wild Animals. Please reconsider your position.

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Helen Gilbert
Mar 24, 2021
Ferrets are wonderful creatures, and certainly not as harmful to the environment as bullfrogs!

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Alondra Alvarez
Feb 16, 2021
Give them a chance they deserve to be legalized!!!

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Christina Demitrial
Dec 12, 2020
Because Ryan Soulsby with animal control lied to me, concealed my ferret (who had been mauled by a dog) and even though I begged him to take Asher Angel to my vet hospital and I would pay for whatever he needed, he refused. This is after another officer called me and told me to come pick him up to take him to the hospital. Ryan Soulsby did not provide proper medical care and infact told me Asher was doing great. He let him alone to die and refused to allow my children and I to see him. He is guilty of animal cruelty!! Asher Angel was the sweetest soul to walk this earth and no matter what he didn't deserve the torture he was put thru. And I was told by Fish and Game that I had a temporary permit until it could be completed after Covid. Go to You Tube and put in Ryan Soulsby and listen to the lies he says about caring for every animal and his priority is getting them home to their families. He refused to give me any information, refused to let us see Asher, refused to take him to my vet hospital, refused Asher proper medical care and allowed him to suffer for 4 days. He called me a liar several times (and I have 29 years in law enforcement) and hung up on me and refused my request for a full report and medical report. Asher Angel was only 9 mos old and weighed about 2 lbs and he called him a wild animal. While Mr. Soulsby owns a Boa Constrictor!!

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Noah Mannion
Dec 2, 2020
Wild caught ferrets as pets is bad, I get that, but ferrets have been domesticated since 1970, and 48 other states allow then without any problems. The Hawaiian ban makes sense, as there have been documented instances of ferrets destroying island ecosystems. Also, ferrets are kept as pets anyways, but without medical care. If your going to make a law, at least enforce it for the good of the ferrets. The last thing, is that domestic ferrets have no natural instincts, meaning they are EVEN LESS PROBLEMATIC than cats and dogs. Cats are allowed, yet they absolutely destroy the bird population. I saw a story about a guy who had lots of colorful birds that visited his backyard, until people with outdoor cats moved in and then suddenly he never saw a bird in his backyard. And then let's look at problems ferrets have caused... I can't seem to find any. If you would like to come to us with actual facts besides calling a domestic animal wild, then please do, I am eager to change my position in line with the facts presented to me, and so far those facts are: ferrets are perfectly ok however certain organizations are lying about them being wild animals.

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Noodles Poodles
Nov 17, 2020
ferrets are adorable

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Sally Riggio
1 year ago
My granddaughter wants a pet ferret and she is eight years old 梁梁梁

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Sophie Lefebvre
1 year ago
Ferrets are amazing and we love them :(

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Dashaun Towles
1 year ago
why tfc is people hitting kids anyway ? they fuccing stupid 

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Steven Stainton
1 year ago
Ferrets are awesome pets, and i dont see why we should be denied such a wonderful pet when almost no other state bans them. Plus none of these other states are reporting wild ferret colonies, or any danger from ferrets.

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heyla johnson
1 year ago
I have the utmost respect and love for the Sierra Club, however this stance on ferrets is ridiculous.