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not again


This time, Tiny is the mother.


This time, Tiny had 10 kittens.


This time, the other rat was removed from the cage.


This time, Tiny ate 3 of her own babies. So far.


This time, I got better pictures. We call this one "Thumb."

Today they're four days old. Maybe she eats one a day, so by this time next week there won't be any left.

I'll keep you posted.

Comments

Nannie said…
Ok last time I did not say anything, but now that the nasty rat has had nasty looking little rat babies I can no longer hold my piece. Those are the most gross looking little young any rat has ever eaten.

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