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Jeff has a great point...............more.


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Posted by Brett Beiner on May 05, 2003 at 12:22:58:

In Reply to: question about boas refusing rats posted by peteralbrian on May 05, 2003 at 09:07:40:

I thaw my rats in hot (120 degrees) water. After an hour or so the water has cooled to 95-100 degrees. Even my once finiky eaters always take their food now.
I think that many need to sense heat to excite their feeding response. Before, when I would thaw to room temperature, some would refuse. Hope this helps. Good luck!!


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