CTRR rats are assessed for temperament and we will always assign a score from the chart below to each rat available for adoption.
0: Cannot tolerate being handled at this time.
1-2: Very timid & scared. Not hand tame.
3-4: Tentatively interacts, but does not want to be held.
5-6: Calm, and/or friendly. May come to cage door to interact.
7-8: Likes attention. Interactive. Hand tame.
9-10: Adept socialization: kisses, cuddles and/or craves attention.
Pinkie / Nursing: A wee nugget that still needs it’s mama.
Baby: 6-11 weeks old
Juvenile: 3-5 months old
Teen: 5-8 months old
Adult: 8 months to 1.5 years old
Senior: 1.5+ years old