#13 Ferrets Can Die After a Year of No Sex
Death due to lack of sex is a thing in the case of female ferrets. Female ferrets attain sexual maturity at 4-6 months of age. And from then, there’s no going back!
Unless they breed, they go into extended heat. Over time, lengthy high doses of estrogen lead to aplastic anemia, which can lead to death. We hope there are enough male ferrets to keep our lovely ladies alive!