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  1. General Rat Topics
    Hi! I recently got two 7 week old boys, but one of them died :(. We immeadietly got another one to keep sprout company, but they were tussling a lot, and I don't know what is playfighting VS real fighting. One will pin the other, and the pinned one will sqeak like they are in pain, but i dont...
  2. Rat Behavior
    so, just a couple days ago I got two 8 month old male rats from someone who needed to rehome them due to an allergy. she said they’re brothers and that they’re super friendly and cuddly. however, they seem to be behaving in a way that none of my googling has put my mind at ease about, and i hope...
  3. Rat Behavior
    Hi all, I have 3 x 15 week old boys who are from the same litter and a reputable breeder and are starting to squabble a bit too hard for my liking... I have seen 2/3 puffing up and 2/3 wagging tails, they've all been on their hind legs boxing each other, sidling, peeping and squeaking. I've...
  4. Rat Behavior
    I have 4 girls, one 2.5yo, 2 1.5yo's, and a 7 month old. The 2.5yo(katie) and 1.5yos (Cookie and Wrinkles) all live together peacefully and the 7mo(Agatha) is currently by herself in a cage next to the other girls. She is serprate because Wrinkles attacked her on multiple separate occasions and...
  5. Rat Behavior
    Hi all, We have three rats who live together in a large enclosure (one of them is slightly older and was bonded to the other two who are brothers), they are very happy in the cage and will play around together, groom each other, sleep in a rat pile, all good stuff. We wanted to start...
  6. Rat Behavior
    Can someone please describe the difference between play-fighting and actual fighting to me? Because recently my rats have been fighting and I’m not sure if I should be breaking it up or not
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