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@  DiscoMoose : (21 November 2018 - 06:48 PM)

hello *hugs*

@  Caryn : (21 November 2018 - 07:32 AM)

:wave: Hello! :D

@  lollyh : (20 November 2018 - 01:57 PM)

hello all. :wave: :ggmr:

@  Caryn : (09 November 2018 - 07:49 AM)

Me too! :)

@  lollyh : (08 November 2018 - 08:28 PM)

I see that. :ratgiggle: .Yes it is.i loved all the interaction on here but i will keep checking in weekly. :ggmr:

@  Caryn : (07 November 2018 - 10:22 AM)

Everybody is missing in action! lol Such a pity, these forums used to be so fantastic when everyone was still around :(

@  lollyh : (05 November 2018 - 08:52 PM)

so how is everybody doing? :ggmr:

@  DiscoMoose : (24 October 2018 - 06:11 PM)

thanks Lolly and Caryn... I miss him, he was a small boy with a big presence :thud:

@  Caryn : (19 October 2018 - 08:38 PM)

Oh no :ratsad: So sorry to both of you Lollyh and Discomoose for your losses :cry: I'm sure they're playing hard :ratangel:

@  lollyh : (17 October 2018 - 10:32 PM)

Big hugs moosie.i can just imagine what a hard Decision it was for you to make today.you fought so hard for him & gave him a wonderful life.a baby boy tobi & a brave momma. *hugs*

@  lollyh : (17 October 2018 - 10:29 PM)

Oh moosie!!. :bigeyecry: :bigeyecry: I am so so so very sorry my dear friend. Sweet precious tobi.play hard up their big boy. We will miss you.:ratangel: :ratangel:

@  DiscoMoose : (17 October 2018 - 03:40 PM)

We had to let Tobi go today :bigeyecry: I'll do a tribute post later. Rest well my boy, you were such a good and brave boy.

@  lollyh : (15 October 2018 - 09:55 AM)

well maybe put a post up caryn & hey if its only us 3,well i will at least get two xmas cards still. :clap: :happydance:

@  lollyh : (15 October 2018 - 09:54 AM)

Thanks moosie. *hugs* .he was 2yrs & 4 months.sadly my smokey is all by himself now.although smokey is jumping around the cage now.darn un-caring,non grieving cage mate. :ratgiggle:

@  Caryn : (15 October 2018 - 07:31 AM)

Don't think we have anyone around to do it :( I basically did my own via Facebook last year

@  DiscoMoose : (14 October 2018 - 07:55 PM)

does y'all think we might do a greeting card exchange this year? Who is up for that...?

@  DiscoMoose : (14 October 2018 - 07:09 PM)

I'm so sorry Lolly :bigeyecry: *hugs*

@  lollyh : (13 October 2018 - 07:53 PM)

Sadly this morning i woke up & found my sweet old man milo had passed away. :bigeyecry: :bigeyecry: .Rip my sweet boy.

@  lollyh : (13 October 2018 - 07:51 PM)

glad to hear hes still ok moosie.i know what you mean,*beep* tumor was huge & not nice to look at but you know him best.when it is time you will know. *hugs* :goodvibes: :goodvibes:

@  DiscoMoose : (11 October 2018 - 08:04 AM)

Thanks Caryn *hugs*


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Mine got raw cauliflower and broccoli (the tiny bits that fall through the steamer) and then cooked chicken, broccoli and some cauliflower fritters. Iso went MAD for the food tonight :thud:

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Strawberry flavoured purity baby cereal for breakfast and tonight my bunch got grapes, rice and savoury mince for supper :)
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cauliflower fritters.

Mmm, that sounds good! I went to Simply Asia last night for supper and had those devine corn fritters - my boys would have gone mad for them!
Very interesting to see the different ratty tastes.

my bunch got grapes,

lol Thought we had another "mice crispies / chicken soap" typo

Edited by MadRatter, 22 February 2012 - 08:56 AM.


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lol well mines easy. They get Morvite ( Vanilla/ Banana/ honey, depending which bag is opened) every morning. Added to the morvite is some Moducare and crumbed up bread. ( I have some skinnies that just is not putting up weight so the fatties don't get bread) Mondays they also get fish oil added to breakfast. They also get a choice of bran, milleted cereal, linseed or crushed almonds added to the mix) Sometimes hipp or olli baby food is also mixed in, depending on what Luther doesn't want to eat. Then with that they get avi rodent pellets to last them through the day...or throw out the bars in ten minutes...their choice. Three days a week they get frozen or fresh veggies ( Depends what I have available) in the evening. Usually broccoli, mealies, peas or spinach. On weekends they only get their Avi pellets. But then they tend to get leftovers so its not like they are suffering. lol Oh yes, and these days they also get a dose of sticky baby fingers...no casualties so far...even Sugar seems to have some decency...or maybe she just has no suicidal tendencies...

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cauliflower fritters.

Mmm, that sounds good!


OT but http://www.skinnytas...ritters-25.html :D

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cauliflower fritters.

Mmm, that sounds good!


OT but http://www.skinnytas...ritters-25.html :D

Oooh, I have just got lost in this site and my mouth is watering - lol . Thanks.

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Nice site Tails. Today my girls got some leftover mac & cheese, tomato flesh, raspberries and some mash with green beans with a bit of boerewors.

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Every day the same for my boys BUT last night I gave them each a baby spinach leaf which they seemed to really enjoy - came back for seconds. THen tried half a grape each and they ate that too ..... so perhaps they are becoming more health conscious lol

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I find my girls often dont care for wet or drippy foods lol so if its cold and wet from being rinsed, they're not too keen lol

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Mine usually don't like cold food from the fridge either but they go nuts for litchis!

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Do you give them litchies with the stone in?

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Funny, mine aren't fond of litchi. They love plums though (just the flesh of course, not pit) Mine are getting macaroni, dried cranberries, cheerios and grapes for supper tonight :)
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Do you give them litchies with the stone in?


Definitely not! I bite bits off the flesh and drop them on "rat plates". Parmalat yoghurt lids :)

I Googled it and saw on a few sites that it's very good for them. Blueberries too.

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Ahh ok, cos I've been reading that people just toss the litchies in and let them nomnom it all. According to these people they end up leaving the stones, but I was unsure I'd be confident enough in them to do that lol

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Boys definately on a health fad this week - in addition to their normal fruit/veg I gave them another baby spinach leaf last night and ended up putting a whole handfull in their cage at bed time where I left them nonnomming happily. :rolleyes:

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Macro had coconut, grapes and a chickenbone (she's been ignoring her main mix so letting her eat that before more fresh snacks) and Iso had butternut, rice and cauliflower, chewed coconut (i chewed it for her *blush*), a grape and this morning some ensure and porridge. Edited to add I was going to give them some cooked asaparagus but I didnt know if they could have. Turns out, it should be fine for them :)

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Ahh ok, cos I've been reading that people just toss the litchies in and let them nomnom it all. According to these people they end up leaving the stones, but I was unsure I'd be confident enough in them to do that lol


If they were my bunch...I'd say definitely not!

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Iso got some spaghetti bolognaise last night (her last meal unbeknown to me :() and Macro only a smidgen (so she can lose weight) of it so she didnt miss out :)

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Mashed potato and sweetcorn for Macro last night :ratcookie:

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Mine are getting their favourite supper snacks tonight... sweetcorn, peas, carrots and green beans :)

Edited by Caryn, 01 March 2012 - 01:43 PM.

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