All the ferrets have their own individual tastes and interests when it comes to toys. Pandora prefers stufties. Her favorite toys are usually ones she can sink her long lovely teeth into: stuffed animals, stuffed balls with jingle bells inside, sock toys, and—my slippers. She has been obsessed with my slippers ever since she first… Continue reading FOW: Toys!
On and off for the past month, I’ve been working on the Victoria Tank from this spring’s Interweave Knits, partly because I already happened to have enough of the yarn called for on hand. I was working rather slowly because I didn’t want to reach the armhole shaping before my family reunion trip to Ohio,… Continue reading Knitting and Stash Enhancement Update
Pandora has a rather dominant personality. For over three years, she was our alpha ferret and queen of the cage. (That all changed when Ajax came along, but that’s a later story.) Not only did she dominate her younger “sibs,” Loki and Ragnarok, she also felt compelled to test every human she encountered for weakness.… Continue reading FOW: Pandora’s Personality
Pandora (a.k.a. Panda Bear, Princess Panda, Pandamonium, Lady Fang) is a 5-year old spayed female, also known as a sprite in ferret lingo. When we got her, she was a dark brown sable, with “Siamese” markings: a V-mask, darker points (legs and tail), and a dark “zipper” on her stomach. After a year or two,… Continue reading FOW: Meet Pandora
Just to get the ball rolling on this blog, I have decided to put up some photos and stories about our ferrets, one ferret a week. Although I will run out of ferrets to talk about in five weeks, I am hoping that in the meantime I will have gotten used to this blogging thing,… Continue reading Ferret of the Week: Pandora