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by Amzy
Tue Jul 26, 2011 9:15 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: My new baby rat got out of cage and.....
Replies: 6
Views: 668

Re: My new baby rat got out of cage and.....

Two of my girls opened their cage one night. It happened to be a night I went out and was fairly drunk! I woke up the next morning with a stonking hangover with Nala licking and grooming my face :roll:
by Amzy
Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:58 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?
Replies: 7
Views: 441

Re: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?

How did it go at the vet? I saw Kerry (not the vet of choice - was told I was seeing Sinead and got there and it had changed) however she was very good. I ended up having to take 3 down there - Lily needed a steroid and duretic for an on-going resp problem which I'm trying to shift. Wendy unfortuna...
by Amzy
Fri Jul 22, 2011 11:32 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?
Replies: 7
Views: 441

Re: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?

She's in the carrier - very shallow breathing and not interested in food etc.

Will see what the vet says
by Amzy
Fri Jul 22, 2011 10:04 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?
Replies: 7
Views: 441

Re: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?

sorry she's so poorly-it sounds like heart -the purple is lack of oxygen and that makes them react quite violently -hope vet can help -needs a diuretic probably to reduce fluid I lost one to a heart attack 6 weeks ago - it was all very sudden - and she was purple so I assumed this was heart also :(...
by Amzy
Fri Jul 22, 2011 9:51 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?
Replies: 7
Views: 441

Seizures, fits - Heart? Meds?

As if I hadnt had enough problems recently Treacle is now poorly! She hasnt been 'right' over the past couple of days but on Monday I lost Winston who was the alpha of the cage.... and two weeks prior to that I had Mollie (whom she came into rescue with) PTS.... I put her not being right down to gri...
by Amzy
Thu Jul 21, 2011 4:57 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Bleeding from ear?
Replies: 9
Views: 680

Re: Bleeding from ear?

lots of info

I've never had to deal with one so my advice would be pants - hope the vets goes ok!

x
by Amzy
Mon Jul 18, 2011 5:31 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: My Parkies are biting!
Replies: 13
Views: 1028

Re: My Parkies are biting!

I am sat typing this reply with Raz now and we've just had a lengthy discussion about this. We have 20 parkies between us - Raz has Chelsea, and two of the girls caught in the park, 4 bucks from Chelsea's second litter, 4 park babies (bucks) and 2 bucks caught in the park (one 3rd generation and one...
by Amzy
Fri Jul 15, 2011 5:39 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Carrier recommendations please :)
Replies: 4
Views: 470

Re: Carrier recommendations please :)

izzerie wrote: Anyone have any recommendations? I did think about a cabrio, I have one for my bunny and I quite like it but it's quite pricey!
Do you specifically want separate carriers? You could just use your cabrio for the rats to?
by Amzy
Fri Jul 15, 2011 11:54 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Mazey is trying to mount her mum!!
Replies: 3
Views: 339

Re: Mazey is trying to mount her mum!!

Girls will do this when they are in season - perfectly normal behaviour :D
by Amzy
Fri Jul 15, 2011 10:33 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Genetic Books
Replies: 8
Views: 737

Re: Genetic Books

by Amzy
Fri Jul 15, 2011 10:19 am
Forum: Health
Topic: New and frequent choking episodes
Replies: 28
Views: 1439

Re: New and frequent choking episodes

Oh Jude, I am so so so sorry :( I can't even imagine how you must be feeling :( *big hugs* xxx
by Amzy
Thu Jul 14, 2011 9:22 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Which is your favourite hammock maker?
Replies: 91
Views: 6178

Re: Which is your favourite hammock maker?

philosophyfox wrote:
Sarah_B wrote:
And Lisa - it's a yes!!
Yay! You get to wear the dress...but will it be white? ;)
can i come can i come can i come :D
by Amzy
Thu Jul 14, 2011 8:50 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Which is your favourite hammock maker?
Replies: 91
Views: 6178

Re: Which is your favourite hammock maker?

:P Just call me a hammock tart. And let's face it, i buy that many that buying from, ahem, other sources, doesn't actually reduce the number I buy from you... I know!! And I like giving your girls presents :) I hope the babies like their new hammock! BABY SIZE COOOBS! :lol: I know they grow. But it...
by Amzy
Thu Jul 14, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Which is your favourite hammock maker?
Replies: 91
Views: 6178

Re: Which is your favourite hammock maker?

siberiankiss wrote:I love Fuzzbutts but think it is terribly overpriced.
I love Fuzzbutts but my rats think its dinner at The Ritz.