Therapy Rat Information

Jasper & Oliver's 1st Birthday!


Wow, it is so unbelievable that these two little boys I got in May 2016 are now a year old! Since rats only live a couple of years, we celebrated big!...Read More

What is a Therapy Rat?


So what exactly is a therapy rat? What do they do? Can you go anywhere you want with them?...Read More

We Passed: Official Therapy Rat Status Achieved!


Yes, that's right. Oliver and I are now an official Pet Partner team. Oliver is a therapy rat!...Read More

Getting Your Therapy Rat's Health Checked for Evaluation


For Pet Partners, you need to have a certificate of health completed before you and your pet are able to be evaluated for therapy work. We went off to the vet for a wellness check!...Read More

Why Jasper Can't be a Therapy Rat


Seizures are a terrible thing and I've only seen a handful in my life, but it is very rare in young rats. Jasper has had 3 seizure up to the time I am writing this post and hopefully he won't have anymore but you can never be sure with them since we don't know a cause. The first one was once he was settled at home, the second was at PetSmart HQ, and the third was just at home again....Read More

Why Therapy Rats?


So yes, I finally made the plunge and got another pair of rats. For those who don't know, I also have a blog called The Chesnut Mutts where we have a couple of other rats named Everett and Delmar. So why did I feel like it was the right time to add to my mischief? Let me give you a little backstory...Read More
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