Savic Royal Suite XL

Rat housing

Rats are very active animals and need as much space as possible. They love hammocks & things to climb on. Choose a set-up that's as big as possible


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Pet Planet

Little Zoo Venturer

Savic Royal Suite 95

Mamble 100 - 100x54x64 suitable for a small group

Liberta Explorer

Coco Large - 100x70x54cm suitable for a small group

Freddy 2 Max - 80x50x80cm This is the minimum size set up we adopt rats out to

This isn't an exhaustive list, however please note the minimum floor space we adopt out to is 80x50cm (the base of the cage, not including levels). There are many cages on the market that are very tall but have less than 80x50cm base size, we will not adopt out to these. Height is important to rats but base floor space is too!


We tend to use paper based bedding (often Finacard) for rats but occasionally use Aubiose.

Rats have very sensitive respiratory systems so shouldn't be kept on the majority of woodshavings brands. However kiln dried wood shavings are ok for most rats such as Bedmax, Littlemax, Megaspread, Pure Flake Extra, Snowflake Supreme