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  1. 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...
  2. Rat Health
    To add context Fyo has 4 tumors, she's old but she still thinks she's 8 months old (lmao). Her mammary tumor under her ear is growing bigger and bigger and I feel like it is taking all her weight away.. So I wanted to ask you what could I give her to to try make her regain some weight ?
  3. Rat Health
    I weighted my oldest girl and It seems like she lost weight. So I have two questions: 1- she has two mammary tumors, could her weight loss be caused by them? 2- my two other girls are always hiding their food where my oldest girl can’t reach (hind leg degeneration), could she be starving...
  4. Rat Health
    I currently have one rat (the other recently died) and he is VERY overweight. He has always struggled with weight, but it has recently gotten worse because we have been giving him lots of treats since his brother died. I haven’t been able to get him out of his cage in a few weeks because his...
  5. Rat Health
    My daughter has a pair of male rats that are about 8 months old. One has had a few days of diarrhea and I’m starting to be concerned. We changed from baby to adult Oxbow maybe a week and a half ago (finishing off the bag), but he seemed to be fine initially. I’m giving pedialyte and trying...
  6. 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...
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