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by Amzy
Fri Feb 05, 2010 1:12 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: :( Rat Bite..
Replies: 10
Views: 460

Re: :( Rat Bite..

It was quite amusing explaining to everyone that a pet rat im looking after for someone bit me so hard i now cant move my finger :lol:

Its still quite big this morning Nowhere near as puffy as last night though!

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by Amzy
Fri Feb 05, 2010 1:01 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: :( Rat Bite..
Replies: 10
Views: 460

Re: :( Rat Bite..

Thanks :)

We've had a routine where i let her freerange for a bit cos i think she needs it and ive been able to pcik her up and stuff.. she was nowhere near the babies when this happened :(

I didnt want to go hospital but housemate made me and the emergency gp said i should go to >.<

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by Amzy
Fri Feb 05, 2010 5:10 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: :( Rat Bite..
Replies: 10
Views: 460

:( Rat Bite..

Just got back from a+e after a v. nasty bite from my foster Mum... it swelled up so much I couldnt move my finger and the swelling went down my palm :( Given anti-biotics and got to wear a sling :( I picked her up and she just sunk her teeth in... it was gross I've had bites before but never had to ...
by Amzy
Sun Jan 31, 2010 4:31 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Help with Aggressive Female please
Replies: 14
Views: 672

Re: Help with Aggressive Female please

Re: the mice problem. We had mice when we first moved in [Student house] and our landlord got around a man from the council to give us poison [I was trying humane traps but failed massively...] and have a look. He asked if we had pet rats... he said he loved them, great pets :lol: BUT having pet rat...
by Amzy
Sat Jan 30, 2010 4:26 am
Forum: Other Rat Care
Topic: one thing ya shouldn't be without
Replies: 12
Views: 819

Re: one thing ya shouldn't be without

http://www.ratwarehouse.com/shop_detail ... 164&cat=11

I was just about to order one but out of stock :(
by Amzy
Fri Jan 29, 2010 5:21 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: What my rats ate today.....
Replies: 1302
Views: 55515

Re: What my rats ate today.....

Mummy rat has some cat food, cat biscuits, a tiny bit of goats milk, shunamite food with some PaH pellets, grapes and some salmon... She loves the buffet!

We have some melon for later :)

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by Amzy
Fri Jan 29, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Other Rat Care
Topic: Looking for 2 young does, pref black!
Replies: 5
Views: 303

Re: Looking for 2 young does, pref black!

I'd keep your eye on the rehoming boards for the next few weeks, there will probably be an influx of kittens needing homes in 6-7 weeks, from the big pregnant doe rescue recently, and fosterers are scattered around the country so there may be some near to you :) I reckon the rehoming boards might c...
by Amzy
Wed Jan 27, 2010 8:32 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Cleaning one of those rope bridge thingies??
Replies: 30
Views: 1212

Re: Cleaning one of those rope bridge thingies??

I just put mine in the washing machine and put it on a delicates cycle and its come out clean and shiney :lol:
by Amzy
Wed Jan 27, 2010 3:08 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Freeranging during intros?
Replies: 17
Views: 808

Re: Freeranging during intros?

I free range mine during intros as I put the newbie on the bed as they havent yet worked out how to come down, i sit on the bed with the newbie, let the others out and they generally climb on the bed, and i can moniter and they usually run off again...

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by Amzy
Sat Jan 23, 2010 3:23 pm
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Rat wheels..
Replies: 14
Views: 789

Re: Rat wheels..

Yeah shes comfortable running in it... shes also a little dot of a baby! I just put it in as an experiment as didnt want to spend lots on a new wheel which they wouldnt use...
by Amzy
Sat Jan 23, 2010 2:32 am
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Rat wheels..
Replies: 14
Views: 789

Re: Rat wheels..

Ive currently got the one out of the Pennine "rat starter kit" :-? and littleun loves it.. its only littleun which uses it and size seems ok as shes only 3 months old.. just wanted something better than that one! x
by Amzy
Sat Jan 23, 2010 1:18 am
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: Sleeping with Rats
Replies: 34
Views: 1778

Re: Sleeping with Rats

The most amusing time for me was work Xmas party... I came in my room, god knows what time.. steaming off my face! Collapsed in my bed, fully clothed, woke up the next morning with Nala licking my face... My head hurt so much, I felt like I was going to hurl, I couldnt physically move and Nala would...
by Amzy
Sat Jan 23, 2010 1:05 am
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Yay my Silent Spinner came!
Replies: 11
Views: 411

Re: Yay my Silent Spinner came!

Pet shops are RUBBISH for rat things. Seriouslyyyy! I have a rat ball but that doesnt go down very well atall... *ponders whether she could attach it to the cage or something* Rat cages should come with wheels :roll: I might have a cheeky order later :roll: Pink nosey ratty is my little princess Bij...
by Amzy
Sat Jan 23, 2010 12:20 am
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: introducing auntie to new babies.
Replies: 2
Views: 199

Re: introducing auntie to new babies.

When this happened to me there were other girls living in the same cage and they got on ok... The litter was born while they were in the cage... Mum was protective and the other does just left her alone.. I did catch the girls trying to take a peak a few times and Mum told them to stay well away. I ...
by Amzy
Sat Jan 23, 2010 12:12 am
Forum: Habitat
Topic: Yay my Silent Spinner came!
Replies: 11
Views: 411

Re: Yay my Silent Spinner came!

Oohhhh where did you get that one from?! *is looking for a wheel* Looks cool and purple rocks :D xx