I'd like your opinion and even new suggestions, too. In case you plan to bring a pair, we have some suggestions on what to call them.

Pick a name that goes with their mischievous, playful nature, or choose a name that suits their size and color. Keeping pairs or groups same sex is ideal, and males usually get along fine with other males. I am a fan of unorthodox names. We also use third-party cookies that help us analyze and understand how you use this website. I recently got a very sweet female rat. Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. But opting out of some of these cookies may have an effect on your browsing experience. For those who own rats in pairs, here are some interesting name combinations; some that rhyme, and some that go perfectly well with each other. You can sign in to vote the answer.
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Get your answers by asking now. Keep this in mind when selecting names for your rat or rats; it can be fun to have a cohesive theme for all your rats, like multiple names of characters from one book or movie. Often rat owners compare their curious rats to the fun and curiosity of a pet dog.
Why Does My Rat Leave Drops of Urine Everywhere When He Is Playing? Research says that rats prefer a social environment as much as humans do.

just got 2 baby hairless rats. They each have such unique personalities that it would be difficult to pick a name without meeting them. =), Hairy. !

Dr. Jensen is the best upper cervical Chiropractor in all of Utah and proudly serves all of Salt Lake City I don't know if I'm getting boys or girls yet. While naming your rat, you could build around aspects such as its color, nature, or the food it loves.

Lianne is a veterinarian, epidemiologist, and freelance writer who's written nearly 400 articles for The Spruce Pets. Why do hamsters balls bulge out behind them? I hope that these really helped. I am getting a hairless rat today and I need to find a good name.

It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website. I just think these are cute names. Once you decide to bring a cute little rat home, you will also have to find a good name for it. Would you like to write for us?

A lonely rat is an unhappy rat.

If you do get two, congratulations! As you consider rat names, review this list of famous fictional rats. If rats are your choice of pets, allow us to help you with some cute and funny names for them. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. She is a hairless dumbo. Read this PetPonder article for cute and funny names for your little 'nibble' friend.