baby season 2017

Baby Season 2017

June 11, 2017 Maria 0

Welcome all 2017 kits. Baby season is so exciting! The updated care booklet is located here: Care Booklet for Skunk Kits 2017 New owners, please […]

Skunk Kit Death

Skunk Kit Death

July 6, 2016 Maria 3

The first year mortality rate is high with pet skunks, and I dread hearing about the kits that don’t make it. This morning I opened […]

Baby Season 2016-Choosing a Veterinarian

Choosing a Veterinarian

June 26, 2016 Maria 0

If you are new to the skunk world, you may not know just how important it is to choose your skunk’s Veterinarian carefully! A Veterinarian […]

Baby Season

Baby Season 2016

June 15, 2016 Maria 4

How exciting, the kits are in pet stores now! While personally, I think nothing is cuter than a baby skunk, every year some people make […]

species appropriate foods for pet skunks

Junior Skunks

November 21, 2015 Maria 0

Fall is here and for those who got a kit in the spring, your baby is officially a junior skunk. He or she should look […]

Oregon skunk ownership

4 Month Old Skunk Kits

August 29, 2015 Maria 0

September is a busy month for new skunk owners! In September, the kits born in May will be turning 4 months. There were lots of […]

skunk prolapse


June 18, 2015 Maria 4

Prolapses in skunks most often occur because of improper or incomplete de-worming. This can happen a day or so after de-worming a skunk with a […]

De-Worming Your Baby Skunk

De-Worming Your Baby Skunk

June 18, 2015 Maria 1

All baby skunks come with roundworms! Some will come with coccidia (small single cell parasites). Please do not assume that if your skunk has parasites, […]

species appropriate foods for pet skunks

Baby Season 2015

June 16, 2015 Maria 2

Baby season 2015 has officially arrived! Skunk people know there is nothing more exciting than getting a new baby skunk! Send pictures of your new […]