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Leggy at rest

After some delay, Leggy McLegface has been laid to rest in a nice terracotta pot, with a small Canary palm planted above her. The palm isn’t fully hardy in Britain so will be in the greenhouse over winter. Advertisements

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Ends and beginnings

It’s been an interesting couple of weeks, and that’s putting it mildly. If you thought there hadn’t been much news about the new girls, well, there’s a reason for that. And along with everything else that’s happened recently, it’s made … Continue reading

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Losing Dotsie

The first of our three rescue girls to leave us. I know from others who had rats from the same rescue that they are starting to have health problems and a few have already died so I have been keeping … Continue reading

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Burials, at last

The last three of our old ladies have been patiently waiting for their resting places for some time. Today we finally bought some plants for them and gave them their burials. Sirocco and Scarecrow get a hebe each, while Misty … Continue reading

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Sam’s resting place

We have laid Sam to rest in the garden today, beneath a lovely salvia: This variety is called Hot Lips because of its striking flowers.

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Where did the last month go?

We seem to have been busy here! Not that I have much to show for it on the ratty front, but there’s no other explanation for the lack of posts… Anyway, I’m here now. The baby boys are growing fast … Continue reading

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A new plant for Cora

Things have mostly been quiet on the rat front here – since my last post, Sirocco has had some arguments with the bigger girls but they seem to have sorted themselves out, and Fitzroy and Cromarty have both been sniffly … Continue reading

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