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by popticle17
Mon Feb 07, 2011 8:51 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: The word 'bad' when use to describe markings?
Replies: 139
Views: 3876

Re: The word 'bad' when use to describe markings?

Also for the record, I've never had the word bad written on a critique at a show. And there's alot to showing that's nothing to do with the colour/markings. Having good type is the sign of a healthy rat. Sometimes it's nice being told they have fab type but they're a bad example of the variety. Whet...
by popticle17
Sun Feb 06, 2011 3:38 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: The word 'bad' when use to describe markings?
Replies: 139
Views: 3876

Re: The word 'bad' when use to describe markings?

I'm a bad example of a human, I have wobbly bits, I'm not in proportion, I dont have high cheekbones or a sculpted shape. So if humans were selectively bred then I wouldn't be chosen. So it wouldn't offend me to be referred too as a bad type of Human. Because it's factual. You can't call something "...
by popticle17
Sun Sep 20, 2009 8:40 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Show Me Your Cinnamon Ratties :)
Replies: 12
Views: 467

Re: Show Me Your Cinnamon Ratties :)

Odyssey Bigwig http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/odyssey/035.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/odyssey/044.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/sept%2009/DSC08466-1.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/...
by popticle17
Fri Jun 26, 2009 10:34 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Possible russian Silver
Replies: 20
Views: 689

Re: Possible russian Silver

i dont think its called russian dove its just called dove, as dove is basically russian mink.

sorry pointless post :oops:
by popticle17
Fri May 22, 2009 7:01 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Could a BYB ever produce `good` rats?
Replies: 245
Views: 5159

Re: Could a BYB ever produce `good` rats?

do you mean single rats or all their rats? (as in establishing a line)
by popticle17
Thu Apr 30, 2009 4:18 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Are there 'Dalmation rats' in the UK?
Replies: 29
Views: 1140

Re: Are there 'Dalmation rats' in the UK?

ive got maskies!!

will dig some pics out later

i got them from pegasus but im not sure if he is still breeding masked now *insert thinking smiley*
by popticle17
Fri Apr 10, 2009 4:49 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: what can be done *(facial abcess pics)*
Replies: 3
Views: 127

Re: what can be done *(facial abcess pics)*

ive just found a lump under one of my rats ears now too :( and the vets doesnt open until tuesday!!

brilliant, must be the week for them!!
by popticle17
Fri Apr 10, 2009 4:32 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: what can be done *(facial abcess pics)*
Replies: 3
Views: 127

what can be done *(facial abcess pics)*

i made a post about this a couple of weeks ago anyway the rat went to have his face lanced a week ago and this is what it looks like still: http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3585/3429445760_85991d2e47.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3343/3429450050_3e8b25f1b2.jpg http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3587/...
by popticle17
Fri Mar 27, 2009 10:05 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Place your bets now!
Replies: 48
Views: 805

Re: Place your bets now!

hehe hes my halcyon yummy, hes 2 in may :D

and all he has to show for his age is his cataracts.

i should take more photos of him really
by popticle17
Fri Mar 27, 2009 12:02 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Place your bets now!
Replies: 48
Views: 805

Re: Place your bets now!

right: Miss Tom (mismarked Masked/overmarked BEW) http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/maskie%20capped/020.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/maskie%20capped/029.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/maskie%20capped/022.jpg http://...
by popticle17
Fri Mar 27, 2009 11:08 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Place your bets now!
Replies: 48
Views: 805

Re: Place your bets now!

they are supposed to have that

but mine are mismarks
you cant go by what they are supposed to have as you have to allow for mismarks.

i have had mismarked hoodies, they are still hoodies, just not good ones

my girls are maskies, just not good ones.

i hope that explains it a bit better :lol:
by popticle17
Fri Mar 27, 2009 10:35 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Place your bets now!
Replies: 48
Views: 805

Re: Place your bets now!

they look no different to my maskie: except the mask goes further across the face.. http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/new%20cam/079.jpg heres my bad black http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/ff106/chelsea_ellison/towel%20shoot%20july/050.jpg http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/f...
by popticle17
Sun Mar 22, 2009 7:26 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: facial abcess - pus coming out of ear
Replies: 7
Views: 306

Re: facial abcess - pus coming out of ear

the abcess has gone above his ear now, not sure if tis the same one or not, 0.2ml of baytril twice a day into the ear is what she has been doing. she cant tell if thers an improvement as his ear is still wet and lumpy.
by popticle17
Fri Mar 20, 2009 2:26 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: facial abcess - pus coming out of ear
Replies: 7
Views: 306

Re: facial abcess - pus coming out of ear

thanks :)