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Post by CallaLily on Wed 22 Jun 2016, 2:46 pm

I don't have any advice but wanted to wish you luck and thank you for trying to help these poor babies. Heart

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Post by River on Wed 22 Jun 2016, 3:18 pm

@AnonymousMouseOwner wrote:On the TFM link it says you have to help them go to the bathroom though, right? I don't know much about baby mice/rats but that's what it said on TFM.

That would be true - as it is with most mammal babies I've had to care for.

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Post by Lacysowner on Wed 22 Jun 2016, 10:50 pm

Thank you all for the help! 3 of the 4 survived the night. The 4th died some time between 1am and 4am. The 3rd was still struggling but did eat some and at 9am finally went to the bathroom. The other 2 were pretty active - ate willingly and went to the bathroom. A vet tech at our vet has rats as pets and said he would take them. As of noon today, the 3 babies were alive. Hopefully they will make it. Thanks again for the help!

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Post by Lacysowner on Wed 22 Jun 2016, 10:53 pm

I did have to help them go to the bathroom. 3 survived the night and were alive at noon when I dropped them off. Thank you all for the help.

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Post by scaredymouse on Wed 22 Jun 2016, 11:44 pm

Great job! I am so happy to help.

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Post by CinnamonPearl on Thu 23 Jun 2016, 8:29 am

A good outcome! With orphaned mice, rarely do all of them survive. I'm guessing it's the same for rats. You did a wonderful job.

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Post by Brynne on Thu 23 Jun 2016, 7:11 pm

Thanks for helping them!

This won't be important now, but did you see moving bugs, or just white flakes?  When the fur first pokes throught, it gives baby rodents terrible dandruff for  a few days.

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