> Hi everyone!!
> At present I have two girl ratties - Isabella (Izi) and Mckenzie
> aged around 4 and a half months although Izi's the eldest by
> around 2 weeks. Izi is grey with downy fur but has an umbilical
> hernia that I have to watch closely. Mckenzie is a brown and white
> hooded. The pair have totally opposite personalities. The best way
> I can think of descibing them is that if they were people Izi
> would be aristocrisy and Mckenzie would be a page three girl!
> x x x x x x
said one thing that caught me... What is an Umbilical Hernia? My
son was just pointing out to me that Otis is the only one of our
rats with an "outie." When I touched it, not only did the lump seem
way too large to be a belly button, but Otis appeared agitated.
"I am not a trouble maker; I'm catalyst for change."