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When rats lick wounds ...

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If pet rats have wounds, is said often by veterinarians, that you should avoid, lick the animals from their wounds. Allegedly leaking to delay wound healing. It is exactly ...

Treatment of bite wounds in pet rats

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Wound treatment in rats is an issue, became the already very much written. Many researchers have focused on the topic, which is mainly because, that the color rat as an animal model ...

Infectious diseases in rats

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Charles River provides on its website to an excellent resource with information on infectious diseases in rats. In the Technical Sheets dissemination are, Symptoms and diagnoses summarized. Alle Technical Sheets ...

Rat too thin? Tips for coddling

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When the segments of the spine protruding at a rat, it has only a thin layer of muscle over the pelvis, Beck peaks are visible and they have little subcutaneous fat on the ...

Hantavirus - a topic in pet rats attitude?

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Hnantaviren cause, depending on the type of virus various diseases. These include severe lung disease (Pneumonia), acute renal failure (Nephrotisches Syndrom) or hemorrhagic fevers. The type of virus is distributed worldwide and is primarily by rodents ...

zoonoses or: Can rats carry diseases?

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List of diseases, that can be transmitted from rats to humans, and vice versa zoonoses (from the Greek zoon "creatures" and nosos "disease") are from animals to humans and from humans to ...

Emergency Pharmacy rats

First-aid kit for rats

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An emergency is indeed such a thing ... it is preparing intensively and then hopes to, that you will never need these preparations. At this point, I once summarized, ...