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General topics about rats that do not fit in other sections, such as coloration questions and multiple questions in one thread. Any topics belonging in other sections will be moved.

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Toys and Fun Ideas for Rats

    please only post if you have something to contribute, such as toy ideas, improvements on existing toys, photographs, etc. any chat will be deleted....

    Started by littlematchstick‎, 01-14-2010 01:54 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: The Rat Forum's Beginner's Guide (Work in Progress)

    Hey guys, so a couple of you may have seen in the Lounge that we're starting a Beginner's Guide to rat ownership, an FAQ, if you will, and we need...

    Started by RatAtat2693‎, 04-14-2016 12:09 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rat Vacation Guide

    As I'm about to leave on vacation myself, I thought I'd share my routine for leaving my rats behind. I see this topic often enough that I felt the...

    Started by cagedbirdsinging‎, 09-26-2014 10:03 AM
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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: RatForum Facebook Page - Due to Popular Demand

    hey guys! due to popular demand i've started up an official fan page for ratforum on facebook! bear in mind the page is new, and so there is not much...

    Started by Jaguar‎, 04-06-2011 06:02 PM
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  5. Sticky Thread Sticky: Want to help support RatForum? Link to us!

    hey guys, jaguar here with some banners and buttons you can add to alternate forum sites and other areas to help show your support of ratforum :D...

    Started by Jaguar‎, 04-07-2011 06:50 PM
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  6. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rat variations, markings, and colors

    Which Rat Is That? Markings: Self The coat is all the one colour, with no white markings on the belly, feet or tail. The belly may appear...

    Started by littlematchstick‎, 01-14-2010 01:33 AM
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  7. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rat Merchandise

    Heres a list of websites that sell rat merchandise. If you have a site or know of a good one you want added PM an MOD. If you find out any of these...

    Started by AMJ087‎, 01-16-2010 12:44 PM
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  8. Sticky Thread Sticky: Rat Facts you may not know!

    Rat Facts! (taken from http://wererat.net/ratfacts.htm) Rats have poor vision. To compensate for this, a red or pink eyed rat will often weave...

    Started by Kiko‎, 01-14-2010 02:18 AM
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  1. My rat predicts when the others will pass away.

    Aoife is 3 years and 3 months old now. She's had sinus congestion and URIs since she was a tiny baby and is now officially the oldest rat I've ever...

    Started by Finnebon‎, 10-17-2016 12:49 AM
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  2. Bringing a rat onto an airplane??

    So, I live in California and will be flying to Utah to be with my family for Christmas this year. I'm choosing to fly there rather than drive because...

    Started by gingerspice‎, 11-02-2016 09:33 PM
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    11-04-2016, 12:57 AM Go to last post
  3. Do your rats have any little quirky traits?

    My fat little girl stares INTENSELY at me whenever I eat in her presence. Tell me some of your funny stories about your rats

    Started by Ladylazerstar702‎, 10-26-2016 04:54 PM
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    11-03-2016, 06:14 PM Go to last post
  4. Fur rusting

    Around what age does rusting typically happen? I've noticed that my black Berkshire female has some chocolate colored patches on her back thighs and...

    Started by Ladylazerstar702‎, 11-02-2016 12:21 PM
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    11-02-2016, 07:12 PM Go to last post
  5. What age do siamese and himalayans develop their color points?

    I'm thinking about adding to my mischief and there is someone nearby who has a litter of what they say are himalayans and siamese rats. They are...

    Started by DamselChum‎, 10-31-2016 08:01 PM
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    11-01-2016, 02:16 PM Go to last post
  6. Is anyone here a Vet? [non-medical question]

    Hi all, I have been feeling a new drive to change my life for the better. I am thinking of pursuing a DVM. Edit: hopefully will become an...

    Started by rottengirl‎, 10-24-2016 12:45 PM
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    10-31-2016, 01:41 AM Go to last post
  7. October Rescue of the Month!

    The Travelin' Rat's October 2016 Rescue of the Month is MN Pocket Pet Rescue from St Paul, MN! ...

    Started by ratluver372‎, 09-30-2016 11:22 PM
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    10-31-2016, 12:15 AM Go to last post
  8. 4 week old rat

    Hey! Long story short, last week I came home with a 4 week old rat (his name is Ratchet Clank, decided by my partner and he's adorable) against my...

    Started by notbritney‎, 10-10-2016 07:00 PM
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    10-28-2016, 03:47 PM Go to last post
  9. I'm back to five, now

    I made the difficult decision to rehome 3 of my rats, today they are now gone to their new home. I'm back to five now, it's upsetting, but I'm...

    Started by Fraido‎, 10-26-2016 01:22 AM
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  10. Back Scratcher!

    That feeling when one of your rats climbs down your shirt, loses their grip, and slides claws first down your back... OUCH

    Started by Kenowhereman‎, 10-26-2016 02:32 AM
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    10-27-2016, 07:32 AM Go to last post
  11. Are rat mites biting me? I've been getting bitten everyday for two weeks.

    The other day when we came home from shopping and I changed into my house clothing, I noticed five bites on my right hip. The next day I got two on...

    Started by luvmy4rats‎, 10-18-2016 11:53 PM
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    10-25-2016, 09:39 PM Go to last post
  12. Rat genetics? Litter outcome

    I have baby ratties on the way. (It was an accident) and I was just wondering if anyone would know what the babies will look like? The mother is a...

    Started by Rattieqxeennn‎, 10-24-2016 11:49 PM
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    10-25-2016, 01:20 AM Go to last post
  13. What would you do?

    Someone has posted a pregnant rat for sale on my local Craigslist. There is a picture attached (which is adorable) but all that more devastating. And...

    Started by Nico‎, 10-21-2016 12:34 PM
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    10-24-2016, 08:10 PM Go to last post
  14. Exclamation Rat emergency please help

    Hi all! I don't know what is wrong with my rat, George. He has a roommate, Fred, who is much fatter than him. I figured Fred was just greedy but I...

    Started by noxqs‎, 10-21-2016 12:16 AM
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  15. I did something risky

    So I took a risk, a risk I probably shouldn't have and I introduced Chappie and Grimlock to Ratchet early. Ratchet was only 5 weeks old at the time....

    Started by notbritney‎, 10-23-2016 04:37 PM
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  16. Litter training

    I recently adopted two baby boys both almost 6 weeks and have been in my care for almost 2 weeks. I began trying to little train them at day 3...

    Started by Skoomakitty‎, 10-23-2016 02:57 AM
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    10-23-2016, 02:25 PM Go to last post
  17. DIY rat grotto paint

    So i decided to build one of those "grotto" cages for my girls and i need to find white paint that's non toxic. does anyone have any suggestions?

    Started by mjneptune‎, 10-22-2016 06:36 PM
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    10-22-2016, 09:01 PM Go to last post
  18. When was your first rat love moment?

    Okay, so after my first mischief only ever got to the point where i could handle them (rescues!) I have had four females, very skittish and wouldn't...

    Started by AmbientWanderer‎, 10-15-2016 05:27 PM
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    10-16-2016, 08:05 PM Go to last post
  19. My Girls' Hair is Turning Curly?

    Hello! My two princesses, Anastasia and Tatiana, are getting into their golden years. As they get a bit stiffer and less able to reach their back...

    Started by Fidget‎, 10-16-2016 02:35 AM
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    10-16-2016, 03:17 AM Go to last post
  20. PSA: Cheap fleece! Walmart has their holiday blankets out now

    Wal-mart has put out their $2.50 50 X 60 inch fleece holiday blankets. I picked up a bunch of the zebra print ones for my girls. Just a heads up...

    Started by DamselChum‎, 10-13-2016 08:07 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    10-15-2016, 10:16 PM Go to last post

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