How often do rats moult?

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How often do rats moult?

Post by Hatty » Thu Jul 21, 2011 4:25 pm

And is it normal for them to leave a vast amount of hairs on your clothes? Admittedly it was on black trousers but there were literally hundreds of hairs - I'm hoping this is OK?!
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Re: How often do rats moult?

Post by annc » Thu Jul 21, 2011 8:34 pm

I was amazed by how much my smeezes moult - and also how much my kittens roaned in their kitten moult!
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Re: How often do rats moult?

Post by Lostgirl08 » Fri Jul 22, 2011 11:28 pm

My adult bucks loose loads but the adults girls don't seem to?
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