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by ScattieMcRattie
Sun Aug 07, 2011 9:30 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: A new type of coat?? *TONS of pictures and info*
Replies: 25
Views: 1460

Re: A new type of coat?? *TONS of pictures and info*

How old is he now? to me he looks like a particularly hairy, hairless. i wouldn't be surprised if with future moults he became totally hairless. but then i'm definitely no expert on varieties. he's certainly a cutie anyway. i hope you get some more answers soon. also if your in the UK Ht would proba...
by ScattieMcRattie
Sun Aug 07, 2011 12:36 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Hairless rats eye
Replies: 7
Views: 354

Re: Hairless rats eye

if there is still infection in it which there probably is it may be worth getting a week or twos course of antibiotics to get the germs out and continue on with the eye drops also. i know vets bill are expensive but thats the responsibility we take on when we get pets. if there is bacteria in or aro...
by ScattieMcRattie
Sat Aug 06, 2011 9:29 am
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Joining explorers together - Single level!
Replies: 21
Views: 734

Re: Joining explorers together - Single level!

i hadnt thought of that great idea...............looking at my explorer .......the back panel has the legs so turning that upside down i dont think will be a problem. however, the normal top edge of the back and front panels have drilled holes for the roof grid struts to fit into........if you turn ...
by ScattieMcRattie
Fri Aug 05, 2011 5:15 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Charity Shop Bargain
Replies: 10
Views: 607

Re: Charity Shop Bargain

that is awesome i bet it would make a ferrets day too...............would love to see some pics/vids of your ratties playing with it if they like it :D
by ScattieMcRattie
Fri Aug 05, 2011 4:43 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Joining explorers together - Single level!
Replies: 21
Views: 734

Re: Joining explorers together - Single level!

looking at my explorer i think it could work but there are going to be a few problem areas where it may weeken the integrity of the cage. ok so if you start from scratchs and do away with any floor grids (and use them as ceilings) as the cage is going to sit on the floor. you will have a problem as ...
by ScattieMcRattie
Thu Aug 04, 2011 5:50 am
Forum: Health
Topic: blood in eye?
Replies: 3
Views: 115

Re: blood in eye?

Thats so strange i've neve seen anything like it. i hope you and the vets figure it out and hope the poor wee one gets well soon :luck:
by ScattieMcRattie
Sat Jul 30, 2011 8:42 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: I Think I Might've Found The Ultimate Intro Method.....
Replies: 7
Views: 373

Re: I Think I Might've Found The Ultimate Intro Method.....

i've used the bath method before and it always made the initial intro go very smooth indeed :D but later when they all calmed down from the bath....they eventually notice the strangers in the camp.....and the squabbling starts.....but if they get through the next 24 hours without blood shed......tho...
by ScattieMcRattie
Thu Jul 28, 2011 6:15 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Levels for an Explorer? Any suggestions?
Replies: 11
Views: 493

Re: Levels for an Explorer? Any suggestions?

my lot have two litter trays one at the top and one at the botom of the cage that way the lazy bones dont have to go all the way to the bottom to use the loo.this works great for poops........none of mine poop on the shelves ( i have taken out the ones that come with the explorer and use ferplast co...
by ScattieMcRattie
Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:44 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: John Hopewell Galvanised Clean out trays
Replies: 155
Views: 3582

Re: John Hopewell Galvanised Clean out trays

Does any one know whats going on i havent heard anything for a while and my girls have all but destroyed their correx base :rollred:
by ScattieMcRattie
Sun Jul 24, 2011 11:18 am
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Freddy 2
Replies: 9
Views: 284

Re: Freddy 2

There are so many second hand ones on the market these days you can get them for about £20. usually without the accesories but unless your just starting out and have no accesories it doesnt matter. i dont think i'd but a new oneconsidering what else you can get for the same price but saying that Fre...
by ScattieMcRattie
Sun Jul 17, 2011 7:41 am
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Feeding live insects?
Replies: 23
Views: 892

Re: Feeding live insects?

i know the ratties love their live food the same as any other carnivourouse animal, my boys often used to catch or find spiders and moths and nom on them like i would a juicy cream cake. when i had a large group in an outside shed on free range they used to hunt the woodlice in the panneling...........
by ScattieMcRattie
Sun Jul 17, 2011 12:05 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: anyone got HAIRLESS rats? i have 1
Replies: 14
Views: 694

Re: anyone got HAIRLESS rats? i have 1

hes gorgeous. i hate people who say ''errrrrrrrr there ugly'' they so are NOT. there beautiful way cuter than humans haha. bless him. sorry hes no longer here. awwwww Thanks he was a real treasure a dodery old man that lived till i think over 3years (he was a rescue so i cant be 100%) i'm afraid th...
by ScattieMcRattie
Sat Jul 16, 2011 9:13 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: anyone got HAIRLESS rats? i have 1
Replies: 14
Views: 694

Re: anyone got HAIRLESS rats? i have 1

Aww lovely i will go an dcheck them out i love looking at ratty pictures but it always makes me want more lol :D hers a pic of my naked boy Ringo sadly now departed. he was the love of my life :love: (click for bigger picture) http://i559.photobucket.com/albums/ss34/LilMissHev/FR%20Pics/th_RingoX.jpg
by ScattieMcRattie
Sat Jul 16, 2011 7:19 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: anyone got HAIRLESS rats? i have 1
Replies: 14
Views: 694

Re: anyone got HAIRLESS rats? i have 1

lots of people on here have hairless rats :D i absolutely adore them.
i was wondering though when you say you have one. does he/she have a companion?

do you have any photo's i love photos:D
by ScattieMcRattie
Wed Jul 13, 2011 10:55 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Plastic Corner Shelves - Design Flaws & Suggestions
Replies: 69
Views: 1313

Re: Plastic Corner Shelves - Design Flaws & Suggestions

i agree, my thoughts exactly. i mean you have the opportunity and the money obviousely to design and make whatever kind of shelf you want. and yet you have chose to copy whats already on the market. i understand you trying to make an improvement but its still a corner shelf the same as ferplast make...