Hilton is distracted at school: his head is filled with animal facts, and his parents are worried about money and his
dad’s fondness of gambling. For a change of scenery, he is
off to spend the summer on his Uncle Norbert’s ramshackle ferret farm. The business is failing, but the root of the problem is rival breeder Huxley, renowned for stealing
prize-winning animals. Soon, Norbert’s ferrets are winning prizes again, but is his rival, Huxley, up to no good?