Search found 121 matches

by Abelia
Sun Jul 31, 2011 6:11 pm
Forum: Other Rat Care
Topic: Identifying 'twins' - food colouring?
Replies: 6
Views: 350

Re: Identifying 'twins' - food colouring?

I use a sharpie marker pen too :D I tried food colouring first, but they kept washing it off :lol:
by Abelia
Mon Jul 18, 2011 9:31 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: what was the strangest thing you`ve found your rat eating?
Replies: 53
Views: 1843

Re: what was the strangest thing you`ve found your rat eating?

Half of one of my curtains overnight! :lol: My mum was not impressed.... :roll:

My mum's filofax and the corners of my photo album with my old ratty pictures in it :D
by Abelia
Sat Jul 09, 2011 3:43 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Project Duetto [immense cage restoration] *img heavy*
Replies: 162
Views: 6735

Re: Project Duetto [immense cage restoration] *img heavy*

You are doing really well! :D
by Abelia
Mon Jul 04, 2011 5:36 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Advice please with ongoing respiratory problems
Replies: 0
Views: 162

Advice please with ongoing respiratory problems

Hello! :) I was wondering if someone can give me some advice, please? One of my rats seems to have ongoing respiratory problems :( He was unwell in June and was put on a course of Roxanan and Bisolvon, which he improved on. Last week he went downhill again along with one of my other rats and they we...
by Abelia
Fri Jul 01, 2011 12:41 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Shoe boxes
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: Shoe boxes

CatherineP wrote:Cut holes in them, join with double sided sellotape and make a castle-maze!
Hehe, I was just about to say something like that! :D :lol:

I cut holes in boxes and made this sort of tower maze! My boys loved it :D
by Abelia
Thu Jun 30, 2011 8:29 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: The big taste test..
Replies: 139
Views: 3788

Re: The big taste test..

Hehe, sounds fun! :D Good luck! I'll be interested in the results :lol:
by Abelia
Thu Jun 30, 2011 11:27 am
Forum: Health
Topic: heat stroke help
Replies: 75
Views: 1751

Re: heat stroke help

I am so sorry :( *hugs*
by Abelia
Wed Jun 29, 2011 1:33 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: heat stroke help
Replies: 75
Views: 1751

Re: heat stroke help

I'm glad to hear he's a bit brighter :) Sending lots of luck and best wishes :luck: Keep fighting Gaelan!
by Abelia
Tue Jun 28, 2011 2:40 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: heat stroke help
Replies: 75
Views: 1751

Re: heat stroke help

I'm so sorry :(
You should definitely complain...
by Abelia
Tue Jun 28, 2011 2:32 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: heat stroke help
Replies: 75
Views: 1751

Re: heat stroke help

Oh my goodness, that is awful :( I hope they give him some fluids, poor boy
Wishing you both all the best :hearts:
by Abelia
Tue Jun 28, 2011 1:23 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Respiratory problems again...
Replies: 0
Views: 157

Respiratory problems again...

Hello everyone, I was wondering if someone could tell me what mostly causes respiratory problems in rats please? My first rat to get a problem was Beanie at the end of April. It was touch and go for a bit and then he pulled through once we changed his medication. Then Marvin became unwell a few week...
by Abelia
Tue Jun 28, 2011 11:47 am
Forum: Health
Topic: heat stroke help
Replies: 75
Views: 1751

Re: heat stroke help

I'm sorry I can't add anything to help :( but my thoughts are with you and Gaelan :hearts:
by Abelia
Sat Jun 25, 2011 8:40 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Success!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 325

Re: Success!!!

Yay, well done! :D You both must be so happy :hearts:
by Abelia
Sat Jun 25, 2011 2:19 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: only 1 1/2 when tibbs got a stroke! is that normal?
Replies: 5
Views: 161

Re: only 1 1/2 when tibbs got a stroke! is that normal?

I agree with what Aquajen said. My first rats that I had when I was young were pet shop rats and 2 died of a stroke at 10months old :(

I'm sorry to hear about Tibbs, R.I.P :(
by Abelia
Fri Jun 24, 2011 7:56 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Has Pixel got a slight neurological problem?
Replies: 3
Views: 139

Re: Has Pixel got a slight neurological problem?

How old is Pixel? If he's older it could be he has HLD making things a little harder for him. On the vacant and jumpy thing you may be right about his eyesight, does he have pink eyes at all? My current fella's do and they can be a little vacant sometimes :roll: Thank you for your reply :D Pixel is...