Alternative Design Ferret Housing Unit

Alternative Design’s ferret housing unit provides an excellent environment for housing ferrets with exceptional durability, ventilation, and visibility. The cage and frame are constructed from stainless steel and provide up to 5 square feet of floor area. The design is an open style for visibility and ventilation. Finally, the cages are autoclavable for sterility and animal health.

Optional Accessories


Standard features include:

• Made from 304 stainless steel including the frame, feeders and pans
• Autoclavable
• Side and back panels have solid lower with wire rod upper section for more light and visibility with better ventilation
• J feeder and 32 oz. external mount water bottle
• Removable polypropylene floors for animal comfort and quieter housing
• Clean or disinfect up to 180 F
• Swing up divider panel within cage for breeder units
• Unique circle latch easy open and secure close for convenience
• Urine deflector on door as well as all other walls
• 5” Stainless steel swivel casters, 2 with brakes

Additional information

Cage Number

• 2.5 sq. ft. floor
• 6-Cage Rack Dimensions – 45″ W x 24″ D x 75″ H
• Cage Dimensions – 20″ W x 18″ D x 18″ H

Alternative Design offers a 5-year warranty on all stainless-steel fabricated products the company makes. These products are warranted to be free from material and workmanship defects during this period.

The 5-year warranty includes:
• Individually Ventilated Caging (IVC) rack frames and fabricated components
• All other stainless steel fabricated caging systems
• Fabricated material handling, storage and processing equipment made of stainless steel