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This page includes links to some of our favourite sites. Most have their own extensive links sections, so don't forget to take a look at those too. If you know of any websites that should be here, drop us a line and let us know.
Rat Fancier's Society - The name says it
Fancy Rat Society - UK based rat club.
Rats UK - UK based forum, click on "Home" to
see the rest of the website.
- South African Rat Club website with a wealth of info on
all things ratty.
R Us - UK based site with a lot of good information,
a semi busy forum.
Rule Forum - Formerly RFC forum. Has over 5,000 members.
Fan Club - Helpful site run by Debbie Ducommun, "The
Rat lady". Debbie is is internationally recognised as
an expert on pet rats. She's also the author of The Rat
Health Care Booklet.
Mouse Club of America - Extensive
site with lots of info, and a great rat drug chart.
Rat Rescue - A wonderful rescue situated throughout NZ. Check them out
if looking to adopt some rats, or wanting to donate to a worthy
Sanctuary - Auckland based rattery specialising in ruby-eyed rats, including down under.
Rattery - Dunedin based rattery breeding most colours
and markings, including down under. Taking a break from breeding
Ratties Rattery - Dunedin based rattery specialising in
mink and DUs. Not breeding at the moment.
Stuff - A site for NZ pet loves. Includes a small animals
section in the forum, and links to other rat related websites.
Vets - Hamilton based vets. Knowledgeble vets and very
friendly staff and atmosphere.
Veterinary Centre - Auckland Vet recommended by other
South Veterinary Clinic - Clinic in Dunedin
Dapper Rat - An awesome (Aussie) site full
of many many toy ideas, cage ideas, rat care articles, photos,
stories, and many links.
- An experienced rattery based in Brisbane, Australia.
Mad Ratter Rattery - Rattery based in Victoria,
Sale - NZ
New Zealand - Nutro is recommended in Suebee's
rat diet, and I recently got a free sample from them.
Cages - Based in Tauranga. Currently has one
chinchilla/rat cage, but will also make cages to custom orders.
Has come recommended by rat owners in the former NZ rat club.
Groovy - New Zealand's answer to Amazon.com. If
you do a search for Rats, they have many rat care books,
Debbie Ducommun's "Rats - For Today's Pet Owner"
as well as the Rats of NIMH books and Terry Pratchett's
"The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents." Well
worth a look.
Sites from Around the World
Guide - "A Layman's
Guide to Health, Medication Use, and Responsible
Care of Pet Rats." An awesome resource.
Ratbehavior.org - An educational website with articles
about rat behavior and biology.
Aid for Small Furries - All you need
to know about basic nursing care.
of Rat - A very handy site
to have bookmarked. The best rat-variety page I've
seen. (note that a number of varieties overseas are different to that in NZ)
Cage Gallery - The website
is in German, but has a very cool cage gallery.
Rat Page - A vast amount of
links to do with nearly everything ratty.
Rule - Has a ton of info,
and many many links.
Rat -Another cool personal site with toy ideas
Bureau of Rats - An amusing
site detailing the bad rat crime rings of the world.
Sadly no longer being updated, but well worth a look.
Pet Rat Photos -
Name says it all. UK based site.
- Very cool UK site with
video clips of rats...and really cool alien rat hoodies