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Ok this is really weird but my new baby rat has normal solid poos in hids cage but then when I take him out he seems to get diarrhea....anyone know what is going on...this has been happening since I got him(about 9 days ago)
 

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if they are really squishy smelly poops outside the cage, we call them fear poops. Your rat is frightened. Work with him inside the cage til he gets used to you a bit more. Go slow, be patient and he will settle down. You and your new home are big and scary.
 

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That must be what is going on because the poops when I hold him are squishy and very smelly! :) I'll work with him more
 
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