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Family Fun Day (9/26/20) Announcement

Posted on Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

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 the event.  You can look for Musky’s adventures on her Facebook page as well.



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New Date for the 2020 Family Fun Day Fundraiser

Posted on Wednesday, May 27th, 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 on your behalf. We have great ferret and non ferret items. Please support the rescue by buying raffle tickets, or placing bids for the auction items. Doors open at 12 with the raffle starting about 1 p.m. and the live auction will  follow raffles. We will have great food, cake walks, vendors, a yard sale and great friends. Hope to see you all there. If you have any questions, Call Claudia at 443-350-7245. 

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Oxford Ferret Rescue is suspending adoption services until further notice

Posted on Monday, April 13th, 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 safe and healthy.  We appreciate your understanding.

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

Posted on Monday, April 13th, 2020

2020 Family Fun Day Donors

Allied Lock & Safe Co.
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
Karen Jocabs - MAS (Rescue in Baltimore)
Linda Hamel
Little Shop of Hairs (Danielle Dover - Owner)
Magooby's Joke House
My Name is Musky!  A Ferret's Story
Neiswenter Family Ferrets
Olive Garden (Christiana)
Pittsburgh Steelers
Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Salon Rispoli
Seven Bar & Grill
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
The Walters Art Museum
WSFS - Vernita Dorsey
Ziegler Family

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May 16, 2020 Family Fun Day Postponed

Posted on Wednesday, April 1st, 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 be able to reschedule the Family Fun Day for a Saturday in September and will let you know when the new date is decided and confirmed.  In the meantime, if you would like to help the shelter during their time of need, you can send donations to Chadwell Animal Hospital (3004 Emmorton Rd, Abingdon, MD 21009, (443) 512-8338) for their vet bill, contact the shelter to make a donation of items needed, or, make a monetary donations to the shelter via paypal.  Thank you for your understanding and continued support.  Please stay safe and healthy.

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Why We Do This

Posted on Monday, October 26th, 2009

video_imageMany 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 question better than we can put into words.

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