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  1. Rat Health
    So I have a male hairless rat called Georgie and he has started to scratch himself until he bleeds in large areas on his sides none of my other 9 rats are itchy or anything. It just looks very painful for him he only does it on one side usually first he did it on the right side now the left and...
  2. Rat Behavior
    I just rescued two male rats they were to be snake food but the snake refused to eat them (so they were in the cage with the snake for a period of time). They are about 4 months and 6 months. The larger one(6m) is more curious but very bite-y he doesn't seem to be scared because he'll willingly...
  3. Rat Health
    Im not sure where else to go with this, I recently returned from a trip out of town and I had my roommates look over my two rats for me while I was gone, everything was completely fine when I left, when I returned home after two weeks one of my rats had a giant abscess on his side, it is...
  4. Rat Health
    I have a rat with cancer and she’s around 2 years old. She has a big tumour on her side and she’s lost a lot of weight recently, probably because of declining health. I’ve been feeding her high-fat foods, like avocado, recently to try and help put on some weight but I think it might be making...
  5. Rat Health
    I have two PEW brothers Edgar and Herbert, Adopted on 01/02/22 from a rescue. I went to let Edgar out for some free roam time and He's Bleeding. A big spot behind his left ear is all bloody, it's wet so it seems fresh. the wound isn't dripping, and i cant see any blood around the cage or on his...
  6. Rat Health
    Mori, my roughly 2 year old rat, just got out of surgery a few hours ago and bit at her stitches. Its bleeding quite a bit, I'm wondering if I can put cornstarch on the area that's bleeding or if it will cause infection? Also is it normal for rats to be lethargic after surgery? She's eaten some...
  7. Rat Health
    I apologize for the gross content of this post, but I was wondering if anyone could help us. My 9 month old male rat has been bleeding on and off for the last 10 days or so from his penis, bright red blood, and it sometimes stains his bedding. He went to the emergency vet 10 days ago and they...
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