Welcome to Oxford Ferret Rescue

Oxford Ferret Rescue is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization located in Fawn Grove, Pa., near the Maryland/Pennsylvania line.  Our mission is to advance the education of domestic ferrets by teaching about ferrets and helping owners care for their ferrets. We also provide rescue and adoption services in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and Delaware.

Your support helps us maintain our facilities, create new educational programs and promote good experiences for ferrets and owners.

We welcome your questions or comments – please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance to you. Thank you!

Latest News & Events

Family Fun Day (9/26/20) Announcement

Posted on July 8, 2020


Family Fun Day (9/26/20) Announcement

My Name Is Musky! is a children’s book about Musky the ferret.  We are pleased to announce that Musky’s Dad will be at our fundraiser and will be bringing pawedagragh copies of the book with him to sell.  Musky has authorized her dad to donate to Oxford Ferret Rescue, $7.00 from every book sold at […]

New Date for the 2020 Family Fun Day Fundraiser

Posted on May 27, 2020


Our big fundraiser of the year will be held on September 26, 2020, at The Calvert Grange, 2357 Telegraph Road, Rising Sun, MD 21911. We know not everyone can make it, but you still can participate. Raffle tickets are $1.00 and we can arrange for someone to make auction bids for the live auction items […]

Oxford Ferret Rescue is suspending adoption services until further notice

Posted on April 13, 2020


During these challenging times, we will not be providing adoption services for the welfare, safety and health of the animals and our community.   If you want to help animals during this critical time, you can make a donation, via the link on our page, which will help our pets during this suspension of services.  Stay […]

A Huge Thank You Goes Out to the People and Companies That Donated to Our Fundraiser.

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2020 Family Fun Day Donors Allied Lock & Safe Co. Bertucci’s BJs – Elsmere – Store #354 Bluestone Restaurant Concord Pet The Corner Stable DeBaufre Bakeries Debbie Gerst Dunkin Donuts Erica Hohing Home Depot (Christiana) Iron Hill Brewery WSFS Bank Karen Jocabs – MAS (Rescue in Baltimore) Linda Hamel Little Shop of Hairs (Danielle Dover […]

May 16, 2020 Family Fun Day Postponed

Posted on April 1, 2020


In light of the ongoing pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the uncertainty of the upcoming months, Oxford Ferret Rescue (A.K.A. Zeke & Moose’s Miracle Animal Haven) has decided that it is in the best interest of its volunteers and supporters that they postpone the May 16, 2020 Family Fun Day.  They hope to […]

Why We Do This

Posted on October 26, 2009


Why We Do This

Many people ask how we keep going, day after day, taking care of so many needy ferrets.  Running a shelter, we see some very difficult things, and we also experience beautiful moments. Watch our short video showing some of the ferrets who have come through Oxford Ferret Rescue. Through these images, they can answer that […]