Rat Breeders

Rat Breeding Information

Ethical Rat Breeders, and Breeding Info
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Have questions on rat breeding? Want to learn about the process an ethical breeder takes to get started on a litter? Are you an established breeder, and want to discuss ethical rat breeding? Come and join!

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Helpful Breeder Links

Rat Reproduction
Rat Breeding
Rat Breeding FAQ
Rat Pregnancy and Birth
Breeding: Can YOU Live With It?
Think before you breed
Breeding: Beyond the Basics - Ethics
A Responsible Breeder's Code of Ethics
High-White and High-Risk
Baby rat growth journal
Sexing rats
Sexing baby rats
More on sexing baby rats
Even more on sexing baby rats
Fostering young
Raising Orphaned Rats
Caring for orphans
Caring for Orphaned Baby Rats or Mice
Curly Coat Genetics
Genetics Tutorial 101
The Genetics of Rat Coat Colour and Pattern Part 1
The Genetics of Rat Coat Colour and Pattern Part 2
The Genetics of Rat Coat Colour and Pattern Part 3
Rat Genetics Part 1
Rat Genetics Part 2
Rat Genetics Part 3
Rat Genetics - The WHAT IF Chart
Genetics engine
The Ratster (List of breeders)
The Rat Info Packet