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  1. General Rat Topics
    Hello, I’m new here and I’m looking for a small soft animal. I saw that Rex rats tend to lose their hair as they age, and was wondering if the same happens to Velveteens? I’d rather have a rat that keeps all of its soft fur throughout its life.
  2. Rat Health
    Hey guys, I’m super new here but just needed some advise. One of my older girls, Squeak (she’s about 2 and a half now) has been deteriorating fairly quickly. She’s lost a lot of fur, can feel her bones prominently, isn’t really eating or drinking. She isn’t cleaning herself properly & just seems...
  3. Rat Health
    A month ago I noticed Luna had lost the fur on her left front leg, and she had been scratching more. The hair loss is restricted to the outside of the front leg, as seen below. It was recommended I switch to a lower protein food. They were acting like the new food was treats, and I didn't want...
  4. Blog
    I'm proud to say that my little girl, Amalia, has just given birth to 13 beautiful pups *pregnancy was not intended*and I have to say that I'm just glad that she's been such a good mother! Here's the problem, the pups are over a week old, so she's been relaxing a lot more when my fiance and I...
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