Where did you get your FR?

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by teresaisaacs » Thu Aug 19, 2010 10:08 am

1= rescued from pet shop
2= given to me by previous owner due to lack of interest
3= fromapetshopbutweretoocutetonotbringhome :oops:

6 in all :) wouldn't be without them! :lol:
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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by sutoroberi_sheku » Sat Aug 28, 2010 1:42 pm

2= petshop (my first two. will never buy from petshops again)
2= rescue
4= breeder

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Fumasivil » Wed Oct 06, 2010 2:50 pm

2 (16%) from pet-shop = the perennial mistake with newbie keepers
6 (46%) from breeders (3 different breeders)
5 (38%) from rescues (2 different rescues)
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13 (100%)
:smileyrat: Currently Ratless

:rainbow: Goodbye, never forgotten
Amy, Cinnamon, Tasha, Niobe, Blue, Tuck, Silas, Cobie, Spocky, Kammie, Bollie, Bruno, Seco

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Snippet » Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:14 pm

Nix is a breeder rat :D
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Owned by Willow, Fern and Nix
Missing Snippet and Frost

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by stormsmuggler » Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:32 pm

Just lately my fancy rats have come from a park :rollred: over 70%
Raz@hotel for rats. 23 boys, 11 girls :D Auntie Raz to 17 crazy girlies, 4 big boys and a mouse called Maurice.
Home of Chelsea bun mini muffins and some of park rats and parkies :)
to the 33 at the bridge I love and miss you all

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Amzy » Wed Oct 13, 2010 4:37 pm

Currently

1 Pet Shop
7 Rescue (87.5% :roll:)... (1 offspring from Park Rat, One fosterfail Mum and her daughter, 3 Bristol babies [ex snake food :roll:] and 1 from a rescue centre)

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stormsmuggler wrote:Just lately my fancy rats have come from a park :rollred: over 70%
:roll: :roll: :roll:
Amy&the girls: Mary Miffy Lily Cupcake Lucky Pickle Dina Seven Fortune Rowena Tianna Leila Aurora Enya Texalina Kiara :dumbogirly: & the boys!: Heinz Branston Hellmans & Dave
Aunty to 30 & Half-Mum to 4 :hearts:

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Naomi1984 » Wed Oct 13, 2010 6:14 pm

Sadie and Scarlett are from Hayleystar aka Lincoln rat rescue
Judi and Daisy are from Lillyland aka the young offenders insitute for rats :lol:
Thomas is from Felix aka Bath gerbil rescue

100% rescue lovelyness :hearts:
Love Naomi and The Gang xxx
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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by beff_face » Fri Oct 22, 2010 11:08 am

NewRat wrote:3 rats, all from breeder.
Same applies here :)
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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Lillyland » Fri Oct 22, 2010 4:56 pm

[quote="Naomi1984"]Judi and Daisy are from Lillyland aka the young offenders insitute for rats :lol:
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Hahahahahaha, that proper made me chuckle - you're so right. YOI Lillyland shall be the new name for my rescue side :lol: (sorry!! :oops: )

Of my rats currently:
2 are from Shunamite stud
2 are from Ratoon stud
3 are from Atlas rattery
1 is from Blairwitch rattery
1 is from Stovokor rattery
5 are from Spoiled Rat Rescue

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by little_rat_lover » Mon Nov 08, 2010 4:29 pm

So far:

RIP:
1 pet shop
3 rescues

Current:
5 PAH Adoption centre
1 Rehome
2 Pet Shop
4 rescues

(All but 2 of my rescues were from foster litters but I think it still counts?)
Mummy to Chrissy, Bramble, Amber, Vodka, Riley, Monkey, Stumpy, Princess, Mr Arthur Wiggins, Pixie and Farren.

RIP: Rambo, Rue, Dill, Coconut, Faith Mischief and Bonnie.

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Jenni23 » Fri Nov 12, 2010 9:10 pm

11 rats... all rescues

and 1 rat from pet shop when i was 13 didnt know any better then!
Bo, perky, Milly, Molly,niblet, bubble, squeak, Jesse, miley, babygirl, ruby, sapphire, dotty, Lilly, mercy.

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by Amzy » Sun Dec 05, 2010 9:56 pm

Thought I'd update since losses :( and GMR :).

1 pet shop, 13 rescue.

13 Rescues
A mum i fostered for Nicky and one of her keeper babies
3 x snake food escapees
1 x girly from a rescue centre who was on her own
7 x park rats :roll:

50% of my rats are park related :lol:
Amy&the girls: Mary Miffy Lily Cupcake Lucky Pickle Dina Seven Fortune Rowena Tianna Leila Aurora Enya Texalina Kiara :dumbogirly: & the boys!: Heinz Branston Hellmans & Dave
Aunty to 30 & Half-Mum to 4 :hearts:

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by !anna! » Sat Dec 11, 2010 11:37 pm

Four, rehomed to me from an unwanted litter from a newbie owner accidentally buying a pregnant pet shop ratty.
Currently a slave to - Jack, Viktor, Bill, Ben, Monty and Harry

:halo: Toby, Alex, Bobby and Charlie, :dumbohalo: Tom, Oscar, Sid, Olly, Boris and Theo

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by blackraven1975 » Sun Dec 12, 2010 9:20 am

Between 1990 & 2001-
Petshop- 7
Rehome- 5
Between 2006 & 2010-
Petshop- 5
Rehome- 4
Rescue (official)- 2
Rescue (me & others)- 3
Born here- 25, from the 3 we rescued!

I will never be buying from pet shops again, knowing what I know now
Virge & the Motley Crew- 6 girls- Hyldi, Lola, Tau, Pippin & Ki and 8 boys- Lennon, Irwin, Mr. Skyfish, Snape, Professor Nebulous, Tesla, Magnum & Mushu
Also 3 dogs, 3 cats & a rabbit

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Re: Where did you get your FR?

Post by qubicpotato » Mon Dec 13, 2010 7:30 pm

All 7 rats I've had/have were rescued/rehomed.

Thats mainly thanks to this forum, when I decided I wanted a rat I thankfully found this site to read up about ratties in advance. I then found the rehoming section and avoided buying from a pet shop altogether. Im so pleased I did.

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