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@  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*

@  Caryn : (11 October 2018 - 07:21 AM)

Glad to hear he's still holding strong. Sending :goodvibes: :)

@  DiscoMoose : (08 October 2018 - 10:24 AM)

after a scare with Tobi's condition on the weekend I can see that he is still OK and enjoying life... poor boy, he is a bit hard to look at with the big tumour but I will know when it is time and itsn't quite yet. :tummykiss:


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Looking for 2 rescue girls


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Hi all.

 

My Charlie passed away this weekend at a really good age :( .  He was a rescue rat who hated other rats so I had to keep him by himself.  I would love to buy two girls from a breeder but finances won't allow that at present so am looking for 2 rescue girls.  I have a big 3 tier cage which is suitable for 2 girls and they will be on my shoulders or running around when ever I am at home.  We have cats and dogs who are all used to rats running all over them and are very protective towards them.  Please contact me if you know of 2 girls who are in need of a loving home.  I would love to adopt 2 young girls as all my adopted rats have tended to be older and really miss raising them from young.


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Hi I have some looking for homes, if you'd like to get your name in line for some girls (they're being booked fairly quickly) then visit this page and submit an application :)

 

http://www.ratanooga...escue-missions/

 

http://www.ratanooga...on-application/

 

Sorry I see you're already in the list for these babies, I'll be in touch shortly (can't do much from work atm)


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Hi Gillies. Check this post that was posted yesterday. http://forums.ratano...-needing-homes/

 

Tails has some babies looking for a home. :)


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lol 1 minute after tails post.lol


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lol!


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Love seeing people looking for rats as opposed to so many rats needing homes.
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Thanks Tails - am most certainly on the list.  It is so weird not having a rat on my shoulder or to cuddle, feel as if something is missing.


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Awww, hope all works out and you get some lovely little girls from Tails :D


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Sorry was so busy cleaning cages last night I didnt get a chance to reply :( I only finished dinner at 21h30!

 

Will reply tonight :)


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I don't know what I would do with myself if I didn't have rats any more. Your best bet is to get rescues from Tails. We don't have other rescue rats available on the Mischief side. Plus Tails has babies and you said you wanted youngsters :P But wouldn't you rather get 3 rats so that if one dies unexpectedly the other one is not left alone? 


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Love you always: Timothy, Butterscotch, Nutmeg, Arwen, Eowyn, Gryffen, Pegasus, Hazel, Macadamia, Indigo, Bear, Milo, Cocoa, Nesquik, Rosie, Valancy, Stirling, Chocolate, Trufflehunter, Reepicheep, Puzzle, Jewel, Poggin, Fledge, Mr Tumnus, Numair, Polly, Sir Henry, Tinkerbelle, Scarlett, George, Alanna, Mini, Meg, Luna, Flower, Belle, Mei, Mulan, Claidheamh mor, Sgian dubh, Norbert, Smaug, Firedrake. 


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lol Morbid, but sadly true to think about lol RTG!


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lol Morbid, but sadly true to think about lol RTG!

If you saw how many times the rescue and the breeders are messaged by someone urgently needing a rat NOW to keep theirs company, you would see why we advocate a trio so much. It's not that we are trying to home more babies but that it happens so often, and half the time we don't have any available rats so they are left waiting weeks for a companion. 


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Sho then luckily I JUST scraped by with 6  lol  lol  lol



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No no, I agree 100% lol that's why I'm keeping two babies myself haha


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I would happily take 3 but their cage is only big enough for 2 girls.  The cage I have is the Lady Rat Cage (Dimensions: 60cm x 35.5 x 58.5 cm).  I had a large mansion which I had made but it would not fit into our very tiny house.  What is your opinion - is this do-able for 3 girls or not?  I just don't have the money or space for a larger cage as also recently rescued a rabbit and had to get him a mansion and am still looking for a neutered mate for him as well.  My husband wants to know what I am going to bring home next :cry:


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Two might be ok, I have had more interest in the girls so may not actually have enough to go around haha! Will check when I get home :)


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Oh no Tails - I am starting to suffer from withdrawal symptoms.  My rats are my "happy place".  If I am upset, sad, down, miserable, angry - I go to my rats ....... then my family know that I will soon be a happier person.   Hope I am high on your list for at least 2 little girls :crossfingers:


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No no, you're on there for 2 at least :) No worries xx


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I am getting 3 girls :yay:  :yay: :yay:  This is what I have been doing all morning, will have to do some work this afternoon or I will have a very unhappy boss but he has been shown the one photo I have of the babies and understands how I am about my animals 


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Yay :D great news... I started with three and in a space of two weeks it doubled to 6 haha.. ask me if I would double again and I would say yes in a heart beat :D just dont have enough time to give 12 ratties individual attention :D one day when im older




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