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All About Rat Myths

Pet rats sometimes battle a bad reputation based on long-time rat myths. Find out why pet rats are more amazing than many people know.

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Fun Facts About Rats You May Not Know

Rats are compassionate, intelligent, heroic, and honored. They also lack a gallbladder and tonsils. These and other fun rat facts will impress you, or at least make great conversation starters!

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Keep Pet Rats Cool When It’s Hot

When temperatures soar above 80, your rats must keep cool or be at risk for heatstroke or worse. Find out the signs of discomfort, how to keep rats cool, and what to do if a vet visit is needed.

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Is My Rat Sick Or In Pain? Know The Signs

By learning these signs of rat sickness or pain, you have a better chance or recognizing when your furry friend needs help. Your rat won’t be able to speak and tell you when it’s not feeling well.

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Let Rat Play Rule In A Rat Playground

A rat play area outside the cage offers benefits for both you and your rats, and these tips and tricks help you create safe, fun spaces for all to enjoy.

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What Makes Pet Rats Happy?

The key to happiness for pet rats rests with you, because you control your furry friend’s food, environment, companionship, and more. Here’s how to make your rats happy.

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Top Tips For Cleaning Rat Tails

One grooming task that rats sometimes need help with is keeping their tail clean, and these tips show you how easy it is to help your rat have a wonderful tail.

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Enjoy The Holidays With Your Rats

Rats are part of your family, so it’s natural to want to include them in your holiday celebrations. Use these ideas to spoil them, keep them safe, and enjoy their company this season.

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