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post #1 of 16 (permalink) Old 08-09-2008, 08:02 PM Thread Starter
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Well tommorrow I am excited to say - I will be taking in a foster rat!


I normally would not take in an animal so soon after having one pass...my beloved Stanley! But this rat NEEDS a foster home.He is currently at the SPCA,but they say he has to be moved by tommorrow...or well...


Anne from the small animal rescue (the place I was fostering the piggies for and adopted my pig Stuart) agreed to take the little rat,but needs a foster home that KNOWS rats,so she asked me if I could take him and even have first chance at adoption (if I want).


So tommorrow I will be bringing him home.I was going to go to the SPCA and pick him up,but Anne's friend is going to pick him up and drop him off to me (altho she admitted she is nervous doing it...haha...she is not used to rats).


Anyway I am excited!




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post #2 of 16 (permalink) Old 08-09-2008, 08:37 PM
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ooh! post pics please!


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I will tommorrow...once I get him.
I don't know if he has a name.Everyone seems to just call him "Ratatouille".




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post #4 of 16 (permalink) Old 08-09-2008, 08:55 PM
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lol, like the movie.


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Yup! I love that movie.




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post #6 of 16 (permalink) Old 08-10-2008, 01:26 AM
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Never seen it yet. lol

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Aww thats a good movie!!!! Congrats on the foster i hope it all goes well for you hun xxxx

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YAY, aww thats fab! Cant wait for piccies! I'm glad you can foster him for now


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That's great news! Are you going to try to introduce him to your other boys after quarantine, or are you just going to keep him isolated because he's a foster?

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Well the shelter called and the poor little rat is very ill and not going to make it the day.So I won't be fostering now.Poor little guy.




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Oh no! That's really sad.

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Aww no poor little ratty

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awww that's sad to hear. I'm sorry

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Poor rat didn't make it.
I was looking forward to fostering him,but he got really ill.




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Probably why they gave him up. Sad to hear!!

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