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by mandypandy
Sat May 18, 2013 12:02 am
Forum: Physique
Topic: copper or hormonal deficient ??
Replies: 6
Views: 1942

Re: copper or hormonal deficient ??

hes still the same, but i have decided to not worry about it. i think it maybe age. but forgot to add, he stared sneezing at the same time and hasnt really stopped. so could be allergy, not sure
by mandypandy
Thu May 09, 2013 11:46 am
Forum: Physique
Topic: copper or hormonal deficient ??
Replies: 6
Views: 1942

Re: copper or hormonal deficient ??

yes hes a black hooded. im trying to get photo up but as usual photobucket playing up. perhaps .. i have put them on my face book https://www.facebook.com/mandy.cardnodavies?ref=tn_tnmn. dont know if it will work. but sounding slightly relieved, lets hope its the latter. and rito has been enjoying t...
by mandypandy
Thu May 09, 2013 11:07 am
Forum: Physique
Topic: copper or hormonal deficient ??
Replies: 6
Views: 1942

copper or hormonal deficient ??

i have a male rat approx 18 months old. he was neutered about 2 months ago. operation went well with no complecations. so about 6 weeks ago i noticed that he was slightly balding around 1 eye, and a teeny bit on the other. 1. i checked for mites and treated accordingly 2. diet... they have ( i have ...
by mandypandy
Wed Apr 24, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Young rat is starving himself
Replies: 33
Views: 1426

Re: Young rat is starving himself

thinking of you both, just wanted to let you know xxx
by mandypandy
Tue Apr 23, 2013 7:21 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Young rat is starving himself
Replies: 33
Views: 1426

Re: Young rat is starving himself

i have just read this thread, just want to wish you all the best with your rattie. i had a rat with pneumonia and i too had difficulties getting fluids and food down him, he was so ill he didnt want to eat or drink. you can only try your best. Jam and a tiny bit of bread sometimes worked. chicken,th...
by mandypandy
Mon Apr 08, 2013 1:57 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat
Replies: 8
Views: 272

Re: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat

i havent cancelled the appointment, as hes back sounding like a steam train again, but, fingers crossed, i did the rattie telephone and to me his lungs dont actually sound that bad, in fact it sound all upper. so i am going to go to the vets and see what they advise, tell them where im at, what i wa...
by mandypandy
Sun Apr 07, 2013 6:42 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat
Replies: 8
Views: 272

Re: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat

thank you for your advice, i have removed the hammocks up top, and yes there are sleeping further down the cage, its sods law, but i really cant believe this, i have a slight miracle on my hands... he doesnt sound as bad, and hes seems more energetic and hungry, came out last night in free range and...
by mandypandy
Sat Apr 06, 2013 4:44 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat
Replies: 8
Views: 272

Re: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat

thank you both xxx
by mandypandy
Sat Apr 06, 2013 2:42 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat
Replies: 8
Views: 272

Re: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat

thanks tori, appreciate that but as he alone in the bottom of the cage, i thought it would be better to move him with a friend. he is in a liberta tower so very large and not able or has the strength to climb to the top. i dont have the original ladders and shelves and it is all set out for climbing...
by mandypandy
Sat Apr 06, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Help please- seizures *multiple rats affected*
Replies: 31
Views: 927

Re: Help please- seizures *multiple rats affected*

they may also have an ultra sonic device that deters spiders, i had one yonks ago, until i was told it could affect fish and rodents ect... check for that as well. epilepsy in humans can be set off by flashing lights, it maybe an unfortunate thing that two brothers have a form of epilepsy. hopefully...
by mandypandy
Sat Apr 06, 2013 8:02 am
Forum: Health
Topic: what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat
Replies: 8
Views: 272

what type of friend to put in with my poorly rat

Right im not sure this should go here, but its a combination of both health and habitat so if it needs to be moved, please do. i have a resp rat who has been ill since day one of getting ( rescue at 6 months) he is now approx 14 months. he has been on numerous antibiotics and combined stuff from the...
by mandypandy
Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:45 am
Forum: Health
Topic: Help please- seizures *multiple rats affected*
Replies: 31
Views: 927

Re: Help please- seizures *multiple rats affected*

I dont have any experience with rats fitting, but my heart goes out to you and your two boys. praying for good news and that you get to the bottom of what ever is causing it, and something that can be easily solved.
by mandypandy
Fri Apr 05, 2013 5:06 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: ? ETA Sudafed question
Replies: 6
Views: 277

Re: ? ETA Sudafed question

hi can i jump in here, sorry. the sudafed, what age is it from on the box, the only one i have is one from 6 years and up. i cant get my hands on anything lower in age. i have a chesty rat who has been on loadsof stuff and not worked, would love to give this a try
by mandypandy
Wed Mar 20, 2013 7:53 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Castration swelling
Replies: 42
Views: 777

Re: Castration swelling

Hope hes ok, poor thing, but good news about the lump post neutering, how is he now ?
by mandypandy
Sun Mar 10, 2013 5:40 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Sick rat help
Replies: 45
Views: 762

Re: Sick rat help

Being reading this thread, so sorry about Theo, poor lad, you did all you could. xx

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