Category: Rats

Are Pet Rats Right For You?

Rats are like any other living being, they can get sick. Rats can get injured such as a torn toenail, tail injury, broken or sprained bones or even deep bite wounds. Rats are prone to respiratory infections and may need medication to aid in breathing and recovery. It is very important to be aware that [...]

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A History of Pet Rats

By Phyllis O’Beollain When humans ceased their wanderings and became farmers, their lives became connected to those of rats. Humans grew and stored grains, and rats learned to feed off these stores, and found that the human habitats provided great shelter and nesting places as well. At some point, someone caught a rat and decided [...]

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