Baby rats, West Sussex

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Baby rats, West Sussex

Post by Rootigger » Mon May 07, 2018 4:16 pm

Original source of rats: Preloved ad / private rehome

Contact details: PM Rootigger or email charlotte.owen16[at]gmail.com

Location: Rustington, West Sussex

Number of groups of rats: 2

Group number: 1
Number of rats in group: 9
Gender: 5 girls and 4 boys
Age(s): 2 weeks (born 21 or 22 April) - these will not be ready to go until mid-late June
Name(s): N/A
Colours/varieties: mix of topaz, mink and black. Dumbo ears.
Neutered: No

Reason for rehoming: Rescued from a poor situation where Mum had just given birth

Temperament: Unknown but now receiving regular handling and human interaction
Medical problems: None
Will the group be split (only relevant for groups of 4 and over): Yes into same-sex pairs or trios

Transport available: Possibly, please ask. Collection also possible from Henfield, West Sussex
Other: Not yet ready for rehoming but would like to gauge interest early and line up homes ready for mid-late June. Mum is only young (c.3 months) but doing a great job and these babies are thriving. Mum is a beautiful topaz dumbo.

Group number: 2
Number of rats in group: 8
Gender: boys and girls - ratio as yet unknown, will update
Age(s): Newborn (born 4 May) - these will not be ready to go until early July
Name(s): N/A
Colours/varieties: as yet unknown - will update
Neutered: No

Reason for rehoming: Rescued from a poor situation and Mum was already pregnant.

Temperament: Unknown but will receive regular handling and human interaction
Medical problems: None
Will the group be split (only relevant for groups of 4 and over): Yes into same-sex pairs or trios

Transport available: Possibly, please ask. Collection also possible from Henfield, West Sussex
Other: Not yet ready for rehoming but would like to gauge interest early and line up homes ready for early July. Mum is only young (c. 3 months) but doing a great job. Mum is a beautiful top-eared roan.
Owned by Merryn,Bee, Timber, Mouse & Wren
34 loved and lost
Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart - A.A. Milne

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Re: Baby rats, West Sussex

Post by Rootigger » Sun May 20, 2018 10:59 am

Photos!

Litter 1 is now four weeks old
Here are the boys - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9xd0U ... sp=sharing
And the girls - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B9xd0U ... sp=sharing

Litter 2 is two weeks old, they all look to be top-eared roans
A glimpse into the nest - https://drive.google.com/file/d/1QTSu76 ... sp=sharing
Owned by Merryn,Bee, Timber, Mouse & Wren
34 loved and lost
Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart - A.A. Milne

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Re: Baby rats, West Sussex

Post by Rootigger » Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:59 pm

All now homed :D
Owned by Merryn,Bee, Timber, Mouse & Wren
34 loved and lost
Sometimes the smallest things take up the most room in your heart - A.A. Milne

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