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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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    DavidF DavidF started ratatats?
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    "Hello all! (Happy halloween!) We've got two cages here in Brooklyn (one large, one small) that aren't being used anymore, and would like to get rid of them.. We've got a "critter nation double" and a "kaytee habitat defined rat"....."

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    "Hi, Location: NYC (Brooklyn) Contact: Millie via meetup message:­ Millie has rats for adoption. She's moving to Cali and can't take them with her unless someone else is driving that way (She..."

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    Raquel Raquel replied to 2 rat brothers for adoption--8 months old (latest of 2)
    October 27

    "Jen, I am messaging you Zoe's email so you may kindly get an update from her on the availability of the boys. I added pictures to the original post. Thank you, Raquel"

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    "Hi Zoe, Thank you for responding to Michael! However, that post is a year old. The confusion is that a member added a post to this thread instead of starting a new thread, so the original post seems to be current. Thank you, Raquel"

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    "Hi Zoe, Have you been able to place your boys? Thank you, Raquel"

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    Raquel Raquel replied to RATS for Adoption
    October 25

    "Tony, Sorry for delayed response. Help with this type of situation is found in my message board post on finding a home for rats:­[maske­d] For example, this Facebook rat group, ..."

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