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Rats Protecting Endangered Species

Here’s a new one. Certain rats, with their renowned sense of smell, are being used in the fight against traffickers of endangered species.

The unusual rats had previously been tapped for tasks such as identifying who has tuberculosis and needs treatment. 220 more words

Rats on Victoria st allotments Dinnington

I have lived around here 18 months.  I have been told on at least 5 occasions that people have seen rats on the allotment area.  I thought these were exaggerated rumours.   164 more words


192. Squiggles.

I’m staring out of the window, looking at the trees.
Whoever designed the factory all those years ago decided that trees would soften the impact of this great, rumbling, shuddering blot on the landscape, so we have trees. 1,275 more words

The Stories.


I hope this fellow brings you some cheer, seasonal or otherwise.


Rat Tales - This week's adventures with our mischief

Sitting by the Christmas tree as I write this, enjoying some quiet with Harvey in my arms, watching the twinkling lights – but life with the rats has certainly been anything but quiet generally speaking in the last week or so. 1,286 more words