Freddy is a main character in the Back at the Barnyard franchise. He is a ferret who is an honorary member of the farm and one of Otis' best friends. Freddy is neurotic, jittery, and appears to suffer from multiple personality disorder at some points. He is best friends with Peck, but constantly has to resist his carnivorous instincts to avoid eating his best friend. Nevertheless, he is very kind and is willing to do anything for his friends.