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  1. Rat Behavior
    Hi! I have 2 girl rats both from shop. Older one i saw alone in a shop and cant leave her there ,she was big already and i think she was treated bad there. Second one i bought little. Older girl is so skittish and scared all the time and i think the little one is like that because of here or...
  2. General Rat Topics
    Helloooo! I left for a vacation last Saturday and left my rats at home. Of course, I have someone checking in on them every day and making sure they have had playtime, but from what I have heard, they are a little bit skittish. They know the person who is taking care of them but they don't seem...
  3. Rat Behavior
    I’ve had my pet rats for about 3 weeks, I take them out regularly but they try to scurry away when I hold them. They are quite skittish around me, they’ll happily sniff me and will approach for treats. However, they always snatch their food and when it comes to them taking food out the palm of...
  4. Rat Behavior
    Hey y'all! So I recently got a pet rat (Roquefort) and I'm a bit worried about her. She's always hiding in her little tent and only comes out to eat/drink water when the lights are out or when she thinks I'm not there. I decided to start taming her, and it was kind of a disaster. Every time I...
  5. Blog
    so about a week ago i visited my sister and saw that she was trying to feed her snake a rat that was much to large. she had knocked out the rat by hitting it on the head with a ruler. he was out for about 4 hours before coming to.... (poor thing) i took the rat home and fed it and gave it water...
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