Bumblefoot Prevention

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Bumblefoot Prevention [/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] Photo credits: http://ratguide.com/health/ [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Okay, so this topic came up while I was prowling my fave rat forum. I see more and more post about people worried about their rats getting bumblefoot from uncovered wire mesh cages. Apparently, mesh wire cages are under a huge debate…to cover or not to […]

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Hairless Rat Skin Care

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Hairless Rat Skin Care Hairless rats need a bit more special care than your typical furred ratty. For more info on their special needs, you can check out this great post about Hairless Rat Care.[/vc_column_text][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text] Cassius, another hairless cutie owned by A.ngelF.eathers on RatForum.com [/vc_column_text][/vc_column_inner][vc_column_inner width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]wo of the main ailments of hairless rats […]

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US Breeders/ Ratteries

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] US Breeders/ Ratteries Please note that I am providing this list of breeders/ratteries as a courtesy to those who may be of interest in obtaining a rat with known background, lineage, or a particular variety, such as some of the harder to find types such as Dwarf, Dumbo, Hairless, Harley coat, etc. My hopes […]

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ATTENTION- YOUR RAT’S FOOD MIGHT KILL THEM!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] ATTENTION- YOUR RAT’S FOOD MIGHT KILL THEM! (Part 1 and a half) So as you know I contacted Harlan Teklad and Oxbow regarding the issue of HMO and their products. As of now, I have received a response from Oxbow only. They replied on my Facebook page and this was the conversation: Me: A […]

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Ratty Lifespan and Age Calculator

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Ratty Lifespan and Age Calculator Ever wonder how old your rat is in human years? Did you know a 2 year old rat is a little over 56 years of age in human years, where as a 5 week old rat is equivalent to a 8 year old, and a 5 day old rattie […]

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