I'd say rats for sure. I hope mom came back for them. Try not to disturb them much.
That's great that you were able to find the source!
The vet said his lungs were clear? I would see another vet. And cipro is just not good enough for respiratory distress. This is serious. He's...
Ok, so everyone has said their piece about this. I will close it.
Also, I'd like to remind everyone to remain polite in their posts.
Welcome to the Rat Shack! Congrats on your new babies. Those babies look very young, how old are they?
Does he have any buddies in his cage? How does he do with them?
My own rules with rats is if they bite me or they bite their buddies, they get...
Ok, that makes more sense. You were definitely in a predicament. I know what you mean about that ammonia smell. Great that your boys did very well!
What exactly is a CNA?
Please keep us posted. I've never seen this before.
Rocket99, can you clarify for us your credentials? I think we might be missing something here. Are you a vet or vet tech? If so, we truly...
Most like what happened is the babies passed away and moms do clean up the mess and area, this is highly instinctual with rats in the wild not...
OMG... that video of her chilling next to your laptop turned me into goo. Best laptop mouse ever. lol
Welcome to the Rat Shack!
Right, I didn't realize he was that old.
By the way Rocket99, did you make an intro post? I would be very interested in knowing more about you, you sound very intelligent and quite...
Back in 2001, I wanted something different as a pet. I wanted a small critter in a cage but definitely not hamsters. I did some research for about...
Wow! You've got your hands full for sure. That happened to us once a long time ago. We rescued 2 males and 3 females. The lady had lied to us and...
Hi! Welcome! Sorry I missed this post. Did you get your new babies?
Welcome to the Rat Shack! It's always exciting bringing new buddies into the home. Congrats!
Welcome, I love your rattie names! And they are adorable.
Separate names with a comma.