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07/30/2013 05:15 pm ET

Pick-Pocketing Ferret Is Extremely Sneaky (VIDEO)

Never underestimate your pet, no matter how fluffy it is.

Ferrets are actually naturally prone to thieving. The name "ferret" is appropriately derived from the Latin furittus, meaning "little thief." It likely came from the animals' habit for hoarding small items. If you're a critter owner, this might help identify your main suspect next time your valuables go missing.

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