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Care Sheet for Mice and Rats or other Rodents

Average Rating Given To This Care Sheet Is 3.00    (1=lowest, 5=highest)    Last Updated: 06/08/2006

Main Category:

Misc

Sub Category:

Mice and Rats or other Rodents

 Care Sheet Submitted By:

Cheeks

Years Experience:

1 to 2 Years

Species:

Rats and mice

Other Species or Phases this Care Sheet May Cover:

mice

Sexing and Characteristics:

Itís very easy to tell.:)

Mostly Active During:

Night

Substrate and Water Needs:

I use carefresh pellets because regular carefresh makes them sneeze.give fresh water everyday and put vitamins

Lighting and UVB:

None

Temperatures and Humidity:

N/A

Heating and Equipment:

You need lab blocks and i use Sun Seed Vita RAT and MOUSE FORMULA Garden Vegetables,water bottle rat vitamins bedding and a ferret cage and lots of TOYS!

Caging Provided:

I use a huge 2 story ferret cage for my rat Moo and for Charlotte a 10-gallon tank with a hamster wire top with carpeting so she doesnít get bumble foot.she acts weird when she is in big cages and likes smaller cages.They also have lots and lots of TOYS!Like chew blocks,cat balls,rat balls,perches and sometimes bird toys.

Diet:

N/A

Description of Diet:

They eat veggies,fruit sometimes and rat food.

Supplements, Nutrition and Usage:

Rat vitamins

Maintenance:

Clean cage twice a week or more.

Some Words on this Species:

Very friendly good for beginner pet keepers.
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