Archive for the ‘Rats’ Category

Rats in a Bath

The weather was warm and the rats were hot which meant one thing: bath time! ¬†They’re still deathly afraid of baths, but I don’t know why considering how well they know how to swim instinctively.

New Rats!

I wanted to find a new friend for Sheldon after Gregory passed away since Sheldon seemed a bit bored. I contacted Family Affair Ratz, a rattery near my house after I found out they had some rats from a litter available. When I visited the rattery, even though I planned on just getting one rat, […]

Bye bye Dr. Gregory Mouse

I’m sad to say that one of my rats, Dr. Gregory Mouse has gone to the big yogurt factory in the sky where I hope he can have all the yogurt he wants. He passed away so suddenly that every time I look at the cage, I still expect to see him poking his head […]

We’re Moving!

We have boxes all over the place but half our stuff isn’t packed up yet. The movers are coming tomorrow to move all the heavy stuff. We’re moving! Not that far from our old place though. My commute will be worse. No more biking to work. More traffic. But hey, we’ll have a washer and […]


We were showing Sheldon some rat porn last night. He didn’t seem that interested. I always wonder if animals look at videos the way we do. Does he know that there are rats on the screen?

Goodbye Year of the Rat

It’s the eve of Chinese New Year, so I made a banner for the rats that says, “Goodbye year of the rat!”. The BF got some banners made from our front door to invite in an auspicious new year, so why shouldn’t the rats have one too?

Jailbroken iPhone = video recording

I jailbroke my iPhone last night and signed up for qik, which is a video-to-web service. It works pretty well and the quality is passable.