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by Livyaahh
Thu Sep 27, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

alright I'll get to the vets before it runs out and get some more :) Thanks, Nellynoodle.
by Livyaahh
Thu Sep 27, 2012 9:25 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

wow I don't think I'll have enough baytril for that long. If I ask the vets for more, will they give me some?
by Livyaahh
Thu Sep 27, 2012 7:56 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

I put it on bits of digestive biscuits. They nommed them right up. Honestly, I was expecting them to reject it! How many days should I be giving them it?
by Livyaahh
Wed Sep 26, 2012 8:21 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

wow my rats are fatter than I thought. All between 400g and 455g
by Livyaahh
Wed Sep 26, 2012 8:05 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

ooohh I see! A very good baytril calculator. So this is a daily dosage then?

What are tasty foods that I can put this into?
by Livyaahh
Wed Sep 26, 2012 8:01 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

Giving antibiotics in water is an outdated an ineffective practice, you can't be sure he much each rat is drinking, you could be treating rats who don't need it and, as said, baytril is so foul tasting your rats would rather be thirsty than go near it. Each rat who is sick needs ball park 20mg bayt...
by Livyaahh
Wed Sep 26, 2012 7:26 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

and it's baytril 2.5%
by Livyaahh
Wed Sep 26, 2012 7:25 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Re: Am I not giving them enough baytril?

I was just told to put it in the water. I just tried to weigh them, it was difficult, but I think that they are all between 200 and 400g
by Livyaahh
Wed Sep 26, 2012 6:47 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Am I not giving them enough baytril?
Replies: 18
Views: 1240

Am I not giving them enough baytril?

last thursday, I took Ben to the vets because he has been sneezing a lot, and I assumed that he had caught what his brother, Jerry had (he ended up not being able to breathe through his nose and got thin because he couldn't eat without breathing through his nose, he wouldn't take his medication whic...
by Livyaahh
Sun Sep 02, 2012 1:13 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: medication cabinet essentials?
Replies: 28
Views: 1701

Re: medication cabinet essentials?

I'll definitely get some purple spray then, and some ivermectin and some polyaid just in case maybe? Is it any good?
by Livyaahh
Sat Sep 01, 2012 8:53 am
Forum: Health
Topic: medication cabinet essentials?
Replies: 28
Views: 1701

Re: medication cabinet essentials?

I'll probably get hammered for this, but....superglue (when a visit to the emergency vet just isn't an option). Yup, it's been a godsend for both me and the rats! (i decided to customise my finger a few months ago on a carving knife - the results weren't as pretty as i was expecting... :| ), and al...
by Livyaahh
Sat Sep 01, 2012 8:51 am
Forum: Health
Topic: medication cabinet essentials?
Replies: 28
Views: 1701

Re: medication cabinet essentials?

SadakoStacey wrote:It's a spray that's purple really :lol: it contains chlorhexidine, the same antiseptic that's in hibiscrub. It's a horse product mostly, and although handy it gets EVERYWHERE and dyes whatever it touches a delightful colour :roll:
ooh, where can I buy this stuff from?
by Livyaahh
Fri Aug 31, 2012 11:16 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: medication cabinet essentials?
Replies: 28
Views: 1701

Re: medication cabinet essentials?

Athena wrote: It's already been said but purple spray is a must have
what is that? :)
by Livyaahh
Fri Aug 31, 2012 10:39 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: medication cabinet essentials?
Replies: 28
Views: 1701

Re: medication cabinet essentials?

Thanks guys :) you all helped a lot xx

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