THE FERRET AND FERRETING GUIDE. By Graham Wellstead.
(1981) later reprint. 8vo (140 x 222mm). Pp157. B/w photographs, bibliography. Brown boards, spine titled in and here gives full details, in easy, humorous style. He discusses the selection of your first ferrets, housing and feeding them, breeding from them, avoiding and treating their minor illnesses, training them for work and using them out in the field - and the legal aspects of taking rabbits. The various techniques and equipment for rabbiting with ferrets are fully described, along with anecdotes of successful ferreting expeditions - and of mishaps! Much advice, the result of long experience of different conditions, is given on both the owner's role and that of the ferrets. The use of dogs, guns and even hawks is also covered, as is the technique of ratting with ferrets".
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|Author||Wellstead (Graham P.).|
|ISBN||0715380133 / 0715380133.|
|Book Description||Very good in dust-wrapper.|
|Publisher||David and Charles.|
|Place||Newton Abbot, Devon.|