introductions

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newbie1522
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introductions

Post by newbie1522 » Tue Jul 11, 2017 5:55 pm

Hi all,
Just a quick question. How long after an operation should I wait to do introductions? (between adult does)
Thank you :?:

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Re: introductions

Post by [cub] » Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:19 pm

It really depends on the op as healing times vary. I've never introduced an immediately post-op rat before, but at a guess, if they look like they're healed well enough for a normal height cage, they're probably healed well enough for introductions, seeing as you're generally starting them off in a tightly confined space anyway so the amount of movement is going to be significantly minimised.
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