Browsing Tag


  • rats!

    What I’m breeding now (velvet rats…!)

    Well…I was all ready to breed Kronk to Saffy and Elsa when suddenly something changed! Nothing bad. In fact, it’s kind of great. I was playing with the girls one night when I looked at them and realised that Elsa had started moulting. And she…

  • rats!

    How to Breed for Good Temperament

    All breeders try to breed for a “good temperament” but not all breeders agree on what a good temperament is! Some breed for rats that are active and always on the move. Others may wish for “lap rats” that tend to be more mellow and…