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by RFarrell93
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Visit to a rodent farm (with pics!)
Replies: 601
Views: 36469

Re: Visit to a rodent farm (with pics!)

:( i saw the box with Silver hooded fawns which is what my rat Silvia is its not very nice looking at those pictures especially seeing as they hardly have any room to move at all
by RFarrell93
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:21 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: What Are Your Rats Favourite 'Human' Foods?
Replies: 78
Views: 4115

Re: What Are Your Rats Favourite 'Human' Foods?

My rats love fruit and veg the best like apples and tomatoes etc
by RFarrell93
Mon Jul 18, 2011 10:19 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: has anyone used this website
Replies: 6
Views: 639

Re: has anyone used this website

It has the Trusted logo at the bottom right which means that it has been checked and is a trusted website
by RFarrell93
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:39 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Cute behaviour
Replies: 4
Views: 446

Cute behaviour

I believe this is the right part of the forum to put this but i notice whenever i walk into my room (where my rats are kept) no matter how nosily or what time, they are always stood on the cage trying to greet me and when i open the cage run all over me and i just wondered if anyone elses rats did a...
by RFarrell93
Sun Jul 17, 2011 3:16 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: grinding teeth and biting bars
Replies: 7
Views: 578

Re: grinding teeth and biting bars

I read somewere cant remember were now that when they grind there teeth it means theyre happy by investigating something or sniffing around i always thought this was true because then when i watched my rats when i got them out they did this teeth grinding noise whilst smelling different things like ...
by RFarrell93
Tue Jul 12, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: My First Rats - Some Help Required...
Replies: 5
Views: 593

Re: My First Rats - Some Help Required...

Sounds very similar to the rescue rats I have which ive had a month now and still they can be jumpy at times when someone moves quickly or loudly, i presume it takes some rats longer to get confidence than others or maybe their background could influence it like how they were treated before you got ...
by RFarrell93
Tue Jul 12, 2011 6:48 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Playing or fighting?
Replies: 2
Views: 283

Re: Playing or fighting?

ahhh :) thats good thank you, there was no blood so all is well
by RFarrell93
Tue Jul 12, 2011 1:59 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Playing or fighting?
Replies: 2
Views: 283

Playing or fighting?

Last night i heard quite loud squeaks from one of my rats and when i looked in the cage found them fighting. I was just wondering if someone could tell me if it was genuine fighting or a play fight that got out of hand or wether rats normally squeak when they playfight. Ive noticed them doing it qui...
by RFarrell93
Tue Jul 05, 2011 2:11 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Fruit and Veg
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Re: Fruit and Veg

ok thanks for your help, so im guessing pretty much anything that can grow in a garden like tomatoes etc are edible
by RFarrell93
Mon Jul 04, 2011 1:11 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: Fruit and Veg
Replies: 2
Views: 311

Fruit and Veg

Apart from citrus fruits can rats eat any fruit and veg or are there others you have to avoid?