Found ferret will be up for adoption

By Sharna Johnson: CNJ staff writer

Alerted by her dogs barking, April Macias found an unusual visitor in her yard — a ferret.

She said she found the slender, white and black-tipped creature in the corner of her dog’s kennel. Macias said she picked up the domesticated mammal, took it in the house, put it in a cage and called animal control.

“At first I thought it was like a rat …