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    Rat Breeding?

    Does anyone breed rats for their snakes? I have some questions regarding getting started - It would be a heck of a lot more cost effective than buying.
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    In this section there are several examples of breeding rats and mice. Maybe this will help you. http://reptile-parrots.com/forums/fo...-Breeding-Care
    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    Thanks!
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    Well I don't breed them but I do have them and know the basics so I will try to answer any questions.
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    I used to breed rats by the hundreds. You can ask me anything you like.
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    Hooray! There was a chief consultant on rats breeding. Name:  Да.gif
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    My name is Irina. Sorry my mistakes in English.

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    My room mate's dad used to breed rats all the time, but he does have an account here. Basically, all I know is remove the dad after breeding is successful as he will kill the babies too early.
    I am a bird breeder who is far from experienced, but learning quickly.
    My iguana's name is Eldin, he is the best lizard ever for me.

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