Shelter Information

Adoptions

The GCFA follows strict guidelines when we adopt out ferrets; we want to make sure they're going to a loving and FOREVER home. Our adoption program is the heart and soul of the GCFA shelter.As much as we love each and every one of the ferrets tha...

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Need to Surrender

If you are surrendering your ferret or have rescued a ferret that needs a home, call the Shelter at 708.442.8650 to arrange a drop off time or an emergency rescue pickup. If necessary, please leave a detailed message and we will return your c...

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FAQs

1. Does the GCFA board ferrets? There are various ways to volunteer with the GCFA. Please check out our Volunteering page for information about volunteering at the GCFA Shelter or our events page to get an idea of some of our events that need vol...

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Volunteering

Volunteering is a great way to learn more about ferret care, health, medication, and meet some of us crazy ferret people. It's fun, educational and rewarding. We are looking for volunteers that can come in on a regular schedule. Call shelter at...

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Veterinarians

Animal Ark3235 N. KedzieChicago, IL 60618774-442-6500 Animal Care and Medical Center438 Peterson Rd.Libertyville, IL 60048847-362-5954 The Animal Doctor815 Feinberg CourtCary, IL 60013847-516-8190 Animal ER of Arlington Heights1195 E. Palatine ...

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