black-footed ferret

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n black-footed ferret musteline mammal of prairie regions of United States; nearly extinct
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Usage

In literature:

Then in some places there is a cousin of Shadow the Weasel called the Black-footed Ferret.
"The Burgess Animal Book for Children" by Thornton W. Burgess
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In news:

Some adorable animal news to end your day: The National Zoo is seeking a name for its latest webcam star, a female black-footed ferret born April 15.
Help Name the National Zoo's Baby Black-Footed Ferret .
A black-footed ferret , a small nocturnal carnivore thought to be extinct, was found by John and Lucille Hogg's dog Shep.
Wildlife Experts Re-Train Endangered Black-Footed Ferrets to Survive in the Wild.
Prairie Wildlife Research is a non-profit group which monitors black-footed ferrets that have been released from captivity back into the wild inside recovery sites located in several Western states, including South Dakota and Colorado.
Smithsonian.com and the National Zoo have partnered to bring readers the opportunity to name one of the newest black-footed ferrets .
In 2007, his land became one of just 19 recovery sites in the US, Canada and Mexico for the black-footed ferret , and 74 ferrets have since been released on his property.
This event led to the dramatic discovery of a small group of about 130 black-footed ferrets and offered a ray of hope for the species.
Wildlife Experts Re-Train Endangered Black- Footed Ferrets to Survive in the Wild.
Some adorable animal news to end your day: The National Zoo is seeking a name for its latest webcam star, a female black- footed ferret born April 15.
Help Name the National Zoo's Baby Black- Footed Ferret.
A black- footed ferret, a small nocturnal carnivore thought to be extinct, was found by John and Lucille Hogg's dog Shep.
The black-footed ferret, once thought extinct, has been successfully reintroduced to parts of its former habitat.
I was intrigued by a recent news release about spotlighting the endangered black-footed ferrets in Aubrey Valley, near Seligman.
Prairie Dog restoration and black-footed ferret video.
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