Time for new cage?

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Magicmirror661
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Time for new cage?

Post by Magicmirror661 » Wed Jan 18, 2017 6:49 pm

im currently in the process of getting 3 new baby rats to go with my other rat for company my cage right now is 2 foot wide and 2.5 foot height woudl that be big enough for 4 rats or would it be time to get a new cage?

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Re: Time for new cage?

Post by ElizabethW » Wed Jan 18, 2017 7:46 pm

The cage calculator is very helpful:

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Re: Time for new cage?

Post by cyber ratty » Sat Jan 21, 2017 10:47 am

Your current cage does sound small, so yes, now would be a good time to upgrade - have a look through the cage set up section for some ideas, and if you let us know what restrictions you have in terms of space and budget, we can recommend some specific options. :)

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Re: Time for new cage?

Post by petty254- » Fri Feb 03, 2017 12:59 pm

Yeah you might want to upgrade your cage, you don't want your rats getting crowded in one corner. Adequate space is vital.

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