What Are Mustelids
Mustelids have a slender body, a flexible backbone and thick fur that consists of a dense under coat and a less dense outer coat. In this article, we'll explore basic facts about mustelids including how they are classified, what they eat, where they live and the characteristics that make them different from other carnivore groups.
The black-footed ferret is North America's most endangered mammal. Black-footed ferrets have light yellow-buff fur and a pale underside, a white face, snout and throat, and black feet. They also have a black mask around their eyes.