Baby Season 2017

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 read it carefully…

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Skunk Kit Death

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 my email to…

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Baby Season 2016

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 the mistake of…

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Junior Skunks

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 just like a…

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4 Month Old Skunk Kits

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 changes in the…

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Prolapses

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 huge parasite load….

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De-Worming Your Baby Skunk

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, that you will…

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Baby Season 2015

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 baby here.

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