Rat Types

There are lot of different types of rats, here are a few favourite rat types…

 

Berkshire

Has white feet, tummy and tail and only has a colour on the top half of their body.

Variegated

Similar to hooded rats but has spots going down the back.

Bare back

Similar to hooded but has no line going down it’s back.

masked

Body colour is pure, clean white with a mask around the eyes.

Hooded

White body with a coloured hood-like thing over their head an shoulders.Also has a stripe or linec of dots or colour a long their back.

red eyed white

Eye colour is bright ruby red and coat is white.

Black eyed white

Coat colour is pure, clean white and eye colour is solid black

Dalmation

White with spots of black

Sky blue

Clear sparking blue coat and should be between blue and power blue.

Dove

Eye colour is black and coat is warm dove.

Platinum

Light gray coat and should be a similar to platinum paint

Mink

Black eyed. Even mid gray-brown with silvering or patches.

Lilac

Medium dove gray, mixed with brown. Eyes dark ruby or black

Chocolate

Deep, rich chocolate colour with black eyes

Champagne

Red eyed and coat colour is evenly warm beige

Blue

Eye colour black or dark ruby.Coat is isstate blue & as dark as possible.

Black

Eye colour is black and coat should be solid

Beige

Warm grayish tan

Dumbo

Large ears that are round and lower down than other rats.

Satin

Hair is fine to touch and coat should have a sparkling glow.

Hairless

Should be thin, bright and free of scars or pimples. Has as little hair as possible.

Tailless

Has no tail what so ever.

Rex

Curly coated and should be evenly dense. Coat is not exessively harsh.

Standard

Coat is short,smooth and glossy and should show a natural shine and densely covers the body.