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Uhh, probably some clarification?

Is the "resident" a person or another animal?
 

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Sorry for the confusion,,,,,,,resident rat(Mouse) seems very afraid of the new rat(Helix) , Mouse was a pet store guy,,probably spent his first time alone and did not develope any social/rats skills,Mouse is twice the size of Helix,,,Helix, is very social,,,just wants to meet Mouse,,,Mouse still puffs up, and snorts when I try to introduce the 2,,,Helix very laid back,,have tried 5 times to bring them together,,,,using methods I read and watched,,,,I'm the one getting bit,
 

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Have you tried cage switching? Introducing them some place that doesnt smell like rat? Such as a bathroom tub? It takes weeks some times to introduce them. If he is only being dominating twards Helix and there is no fighting then you can do the carrier method. Put them some place small like a cat carrier and take them for a walk. The fear of being in a new place will make them take comfort from eachother
 
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