Rats have been bred as pets for the past 100 years. Descended from the wild brown rat, pet rats are friendly and easy to tame. They come in many different colors and varieties.

Varieties: Standard, Rex, Tailless, Hairless, Satin and Dumbo

Breed Details

Country of Origin:
England late 19th century
4-11 inches
Life Expectancy:
1 to 3 years