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This is the place for pet rat information: care, veterinarians, rats for adoption, etc. Pet rat owners and lovers meet to talk about these wonderful creatures. We want everybody to know that pet rats make excellent pets and we want to educate ourselves about their proper care, as well as to have socials, shows, and other fun activities. 917.887.5169; 908.330.2579 (text anytime and calls preferred after 5 PM to this number). Local vets:
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    Gwen S. Gwen S. replied to Rat Babysitter needed!
    5 days ago
    Gwen S.

    "feel free to drop me a line if you still need a rat sitter. im in centereach. lie 62...>[masked]"

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    Raquel Raquel replied to Rat Babysitter needed!
    6 days ago

    "Hi Tori, You might also email our mailing list, email: rat-30 at meetup dot com In the following post, you may find links to a couple of large Facebook rat groups, where you may also post for help: Rats Are Awesome and The Rat Fan Club: http://www...."

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    Tori T.

    "Hello fellow rat lovers! I am a current physical therapy student out on Long Island and just found out my next clinical rotation will take me to Arizona for the summer. I have looked at this every way but I can't bring my babies with me :(...."

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    "Hi, Location: Queens NY Contact: Chris: Email: AF1Bird at gmail dot com 5 boys and 3 girls need homes. Chris had a male rat for whom he purchased a male companion that turned out to be female and deliver..."

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    "I am very sorry for your loss. Karen, Asst. Host Moderated on-line chat pet loss and anticipatory grief support Visit for chat room schedule."

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