Apparently my post never appeared... sending again just in case the info
is useful to anyone else in the future.
>My rat just gave birth to ten babies, all of them healthy, all of them
>fed. But it's been 7 hours now and my mama rat hasn't eaten. Is this
>normal/ok? I'm scared that something's wrong, but she's still active
>and cleaning all her babies. Help?
I have no personal experience, but...
"As the doe will have eaten a number of placentas and tidied up after
the birth she will often eat very little in the first 24 hours post
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