AFRMA

American Fancy Rat & Mouse Association

The AFRMA Rat and Mouse Information Pages - General

Here is where you will find information on the care of Rats and Mice. We have taken this information from our newsletters and flyers.


Rat reading book
  • General Information
  • Educational Posters
    These are posters that we use at our displays and have had people asking for copies. These are in PDF format and are ready to hand out in classrooms, etc., that you can print to your printer.
  • Body Size - a comparison of sizes of house mouse, black rat, Norway rat (11x17 size); drawings by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Diet - showing drawings of food and water requirements (8½x11); drawings by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Fancy - what the term “fancy” means (8½x11); drawing by Liz Mullender.
  • Determining Gender - drawings of male and female (11x17 size) by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Physiological Facts - table of physiological facts of rats and mice (8½x11); drawings by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Reproduction Facts - table of reproductive facts of rats and mice (8½x11); drawing top by Lorryta Bowker, bottom babies by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Skeleton - drawings of mouse and rat skeletal systems (11x17 size) by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Taxonomy - table of taxonomy facts of rats and mice (8½x11); rat yawning drawing by Dean Norton, rest of drawings by Sheryl Leisure.
  • Why Pet Rats? - list of pros and cons of having rats as pets (8½x11); drawings by Sheryl Leisure.
     
  • More Educational Posters
    More posters that we use at our displays. These are in PDF format and are ready to hand out or use in displays that you can print to your printer.
  • Handout Flyers
    These are our handout flyers that we use at our shows and displays. These are in PDF format that you can print to your printer. Most are double sided (1 flyer on one side, similar on other side, e.g. History Rats and History Mice)
  • Our Pets & Friends
  • Beginners’ Corner
  • Kids Q & A
  • Tidbits

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Updated September 30, 2014