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by Amzy
Thu Feb 25, 2010 9:34 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: PT??
Replies: 7
Views: 311

Re: PT??

Having just spoken to my sister she always falls to the left but the unbalancedness has got worse so not sure whether its a serious of strokes or something? =/

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by Amzy
Thu Feb 25, 2010 9:17 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: PT??
Replies: 7
Views: 311

PT??

Ive never had a ratty with a pituitary tumour before so a little unsure of symptoms. My Mum has two does, 15 months. I bought a rat from a pet shop :oops: and she ended up having 6 babies.. and these two went to live with my mum... so I would assume these are inbred and not exactly the best genetica...
by Amzy
Tue Feb 23, 2010 6:21 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Found a Lump
Replies: 6
Views: 294

Re: Found a Lump

Haiii =] Went to the vets today and they felt the lump and she said it doesnt feel like its in her abdomen but its hard and deattached.. It isnt a mammory one which is what I first intially thought. Two of mine are now on baytril to clear up some respy problems.. one of which is my girl with the lum...
by Amzy
Sun Feb 14, 2010 10:45 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Possible over reaction...
Replies: 1
Views: 157

Possible over reaction...

....Butttt one of my girls (about 18 months) isnt looking too great.. she does have Porphyrin around her eyes, and one eye in particular looks pretty bad... and she seems very quiet... her breathing is fairly fast and shes taking pretty short breaths... I cant particularly hear respy stuff going on ...
by Amzy
Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:47 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Calpol or Metacam and babies?
Replies: 15
Views: 422

Re: Calpol or Metacam and babies?

Yeah.. I was told I could give 0.5 ml twice a day to my doe as pain relief for her tumour - even though she wasnt showing signs of pain it was just as a safety net
by Amzy
Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:36 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: How long to let rat go on with tumour?
Replies: 11
Views: 585

Re: How long to let rat go on with tumour?

Im in the same position with two of mine... one of my girls is very very old, and I think she might pass naturally before the tumour gets v big, shes quite content, loves food and potters around yet my other girl is a bag of bones, fairly big tumour yet still runs and loves free range... I think the...
by Amzy
Thu Feb 11, 2010 10:28 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Calpol or Metacam and babies?
Replies: 15
Views: 422

Re: Calpol or Metacam and babies?

Ive got baby calpol if needed and my vets knew about it as they are the ones that recommended it :wink:

Ive only just read these messages and its a bit late now

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by Amzy
Thu Feb 11, 2010 8:53 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Calpol or Metacam and babies?
Replies: 15
Views: 422

Re: Calpol or Metacam and babies?

Could you give the emergency vets a ring? I would have thought the tiniest drop of calpol should be ok.. but I wouldnt quote me :roll:

Does that mean you have the other litter? *might just appear*

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by Amzy
Thu Feb 11, 2010 8:50 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Will they pine?
Replies: 3
Views: 207

Re: Will they pine?

We had two close brothers... and we took one to the vets to have surgery, we had to drag him out the hammock he was asleep in so they werent happy to begin with... he seemed fine, was his usual self... he died while having the surgery and we brought him back in the carrier, and his brother just sat ...
by Amzy
Wed Feb 10, 2010 10:45 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Wilkinsons: YAY
Replies: 19
Views: 1122

Re: Wilkinsons: YAY

And this is the result :lol:

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by Amzy
Wed Feb 10, 2010 10:40 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Found a Lump
Replies: 6
Views: 294

Found a Lump

Found a lump on one of my dumbo does... Its not so visable you can see it visably through the skin, I swore very loudly when she was climbing the bars and i spotted it as she was a wierd angle :roll: . Its quite small, between back legs but it feels quite hard =/ Though shes 2 now so I check for lum...
by Amzy
Wed Feb 10, 2010 5:49 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Wilkinsons: YAY
Replies: 19
Views: 1122

Re: Wilkinsons: YAY

I bought two today :D

They were with the kitchen stuff in mine

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by Amzy
Tue Feb 09, 2010 11:39 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: What colour am i?!
Replies: 17
Views: 699

What colour am i?!

Just got back from Nicky’s after showing off my babies :) Were discussing their colourings and markings and would like to know what this littleun would be classed as :D Mum is a black berkie, Dad is blue (berkie? Can’t remember!) This one has a black tail http://photos-f.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc3...
by Amzy
Sat Feb 06, 2010 3:17 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Nipping babies - advice please.
Replies: 6
Views: 432

Re: Nipping babies - advice please.

Mine were licking a nibbling me a couple of days ago but not sure whether that was because they were hungary or not... they havent done it since though :) x
by Amzy
Sat Feb 06, 2010 1:40 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: :( Rat Bite..
Replies: 10
Views: 460

Re: :( Rat Bite..

Ive had to come home from work early a) cos the anti-biotics are making me feel like I want to puke and b) its hard working behind a bar with only one working hand :roll:

The bite doesnt hurt the swelling and bruising killlssss!

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