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by LeapingRat
Sun Aug 07, 2011 11:29 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Fighting, group of 5
Replies: 1
Views: 253

Fighting, group of 5

So my group of 5 boys get on reasonably well most of the time, except in the night I can hear lots of squeaking and the rats are obviously fighting. so I get up and turn the light on and they all stop. But today I found two of my rats had injuries, one (Padfoot) a small wound above his eye, the othe...
by LeapingRat
Mon Jul 18, 2011 12:54 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Long Toenails
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Long Toenails

My rats (5) all have long toenails to the point where they scratch, hurt and more often than not draw blood when they jump from my hand. I have considered Clipping them but have no idea how to go about it, should I take them to the vets to get it done or is that unnessicary? Or could I do it at home...
by LeapingRat
Sat Jun 04, 2011 7:46 am
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Hemcore in Litter box?
Replies: 1
Views: 136

Hemcore in Litter box?

So I use Green Mile as a substrate, but I can't decide which type of litter to use in the litter tray, Is Hemcore absorbent and odour controlling? or is there a better option for the litter trays, like are there any good pelleted sort? maybe Megazorb?
by LeapingRat
Wed May 25, 2011 4:39 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Which Cage?
Replies: 11
Views: 519

Which Cage?

I'm completely torn, I don't know which cage to get? I'm torn between the Savic Freddy 2 and a Liberta Tower Type cage (fake version) here are links to the two cages: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B00178JAQO/ref=ox_sc_act_title_2?ie=UTF8&m=A3P5ROKL5A1OLE http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B003E...