Colours

Markings

Coat types

Body types

Genetics

Dumbo

Dumbo rats originated in the North West of America in the 1990s, and finally made their way over to the UK in May 1999. The initial imports of Siamese dumbos were quickly followed by a rainbow of different dumbos being imported, and we now have dumbos in pretty much every possible colour and marking.

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Tailless

Despite their rarity in the fancy, Tailless rats are actually a very old variety. Papers regarding Tailless rats appeared as early as 1915, but it was in the 1980s that they emerged as a variety in the modern fancy. While Tailless rats do occasionally crop up in random litters in the UK, they are not […]