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by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 10:09 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: My rats all live together now and its going good so far.
Replies: 7
Views: 524

Re: My rats all live together now and its going good so far.

Bazu wrote:Glad to hear you've got your boy in with them now :) It must be so nice to see him cuddled up with friends!
yeah it is :-) how many u got?
by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:06 pm
Forum: Behaviour
Topic: My rats all live together now and its going good so far.
Replies: 7
Views: 524

My rats all live together now and its going good so far.

5 fur rats all adult male, 1 baby rat male. finally introducted them and they are all cuddling up with eachother
by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 2:54 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Re: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help

There can be a lot of reasons for sneezing - illness is one possible cause, as already covered. They can also get "new home sneezes" where the new smells, new dust, new air quality etc can irritate them - they do adjust over time, but I can't tell you how long this'd take I'm afraid. Dusty bedding ...
by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:46 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Re: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help

thank u hun x hope urs are ok too.
by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:44 am
Forum: Health
Topic: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.
Replies: 21
Views: 1464

Re: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.

thank you very much for your reply. its been helpful. will pop down to B&Q today. yeah i dont like it when he said ''mutant'' they are rats all the same to me. will buy some kitchen scales as i want to find out hes ok.
by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 12:32 am
Forum: Health
Topic: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.
Replies: 21
Views: 1464

Re: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.

rat mix i have is like seeds, like crispy sweetcorn and green and orange biscuit things theres a few wierd looking stuff in it. its just a clear back that says on a sticker on the top 'rat mix'.


no good?

do i need to change?
by casw
Sat Jul 23, 2011 12:29 am
Forum: Health
Topic: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.
Replies: 21
Views: 1464

Re: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.

What exactly do you mean by "rat food"? Like, is it a pre-made shop-bought mix, or nuggets, or your own mix? There might be a clue in there. Do you know how big he is? Weight's probably the best guide to go by, if you can give us that :) hes about 4 or 5inches body length. i dont believe he was 8 w...
by casw
Fri Jul 22, 2011 11:09 pm
Forum: Breeding & Varieties
Topic: Visit to a rodent farm (with pics!)
Replies: 601
Views: 38869

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

cruel. very cruel.
by casw
Fri Jul 22, 2011 8:56 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.
Replies: 21
Views: 1464

Re: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.

How old was he when you got him, and what are you feeding him on. Some rats grow very slowly and some faster, as long as he looks healthy then he's probably ok, a lot of hairless rats i've met have been small and never really filled out in the way most furred rats do. the guy said he was 8 weeks. i...
by casw
Fri Jul 22, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.
Replies: 21
Views: 1464

My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing.

My hairless rat doesnt seem to be growing. ive had him 2 or 3 week and hes still tiny. i thought he might have grown abit but hes still tiny.
by casw
Fri Jul 22, 2011 6:36 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Re: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help

awww know the feeling its so worrying. hope ur baby darlings are ok too hun. hope we get some answers
by casw
Fri Jul 22, 2011 6:08 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Re: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help

someone please help . thanks in advance. worried about his sneezing all the time.
by casw
Thu Jul 21, 2011 8:09 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help
Replies: 9
Views: 601

Sneeeeeeeezing rat. Help

My baby boy is sneezing all the time. is he ill? whys he doing this? ive had him 2 weeks and hes not grown much and doesnt eat much yet he seems very active and lively and playing with my other rats.
by casw
Sun Jul 17, 2011 10:45 pm
Forum: Feeding
Topic: what was the strangest thing you`ve found your rat eating?
Replies: 53
Views: 4386

Re: what was the strangest thing you`ve found your rat eating?

Strangest thing mine has eaten ........tab ends (the ash) from my boyfriends ashtray. (he smokes cannabis i dont tho) ewwwwww. if were not looking for a second Spike will run to the ashtray and run off with a tab end when i finally get him hes eaten it so we make sure we remove the ashtray when hes ...