Rat Cage Accessory Roundup #2 | serribrat's pet rat page
Good accessories for pet rat cage; low cost, easy to clean! by serribrat
Now you've got the perfect cage for your pampered pet -- it's time to decorate it! We offer a growing line of cage accessories for many different pet types. From bedding to bowls, and even cage furniture - we've got just what you need to spruce up your pet's space!
Once you have acquired your pet rat and purchased a suitable rat cage, you may wish to outfit his new home with a few rat toys and accessories to make life more stimulating and comfortable for your pet. The following points should be considered when fitting out a cage for your pet rat.
Rat Cage Accessory Roundup Post – serribrat's pet rat page
Homemade Toys, Beds, Cages, and Accessories for Pet Rats
Fortunately there are many ways to outfit a rat cage to turn it into a comfortable and interesting environment using both home made and store bought items. When shopping at the pet stores check out the accessories for other animals besides rats such as ferrets, chinchillas, birds, etc. Even the local hardware store and the dollar store can be a source of cage accessories. Creativity is the key to setting up a happy and safe environment for your rats. Rats spend quite a bit of time sleeping and lounging around. Warm cozy beds and lofty sleeping spots are both equally important for your rat. You will need to provide your rat with a nest box that he can hide in to sleep. You can find items at the pet store such as large igloos, chinchilla bathhouses, roll-a-nest beds, ferret ball connectors, roll-a-nest balls, and log cabin homes among others. On a more creative side you can use plastic bowls turned upside down with a large hole drilled in it, 4” PVC pipe, sturdy cardboard boxes, and even plastic storage boxes with holes notched into them. There are many possibilities.We offer a wide line of cages and custom pet supplies for your chinchilla, guinea pig (cavy), ferret, rat, rabbit, hamster and bird. Check out our wide line of cage accessories to add some flare to your pet’s home. Fleece cage liners, wire floor conversion kits, organic supplements, fleece hammocks, fleece tubes and ledges, wood houses and wood shelves are only a few of the many items we carry.Once you have acquired your pet rat and purchased a suitable rat cage, you may wish to outfit his new home with a few rat toys and accessories to make life more stimulating and comfortable for your pet. Follow these guidelines to help you choose wisely.Whether it is a double unit or single unit, the critter nation has so much to offer pet rats. It has unbelievable amounts of floor space, super safe pans that don’t hurt little paws, and massive doors that make playtime easy. However, the cage looks super plain if you’re not sure about how to decorate it! We’re going to talk about several critter nation supplies and accessories that will come in handy for any rat owner.