Name Of Rescue: Scritches Rat and Rodent Rescue
Website of rescue: http://scritches.webs.com
Where rescue is based (Town, County): Southampton, Hampshire
Where rescue rehome to: Local area primarily but nationwide is possible when a transport run can be organised.
Type of animal(s) Rescue deals with: Rats and rodents
Is Rescue breed specific? Please explain either way: Primarily rats but also smaller rodents. We cannot take guinea pigs, bunnies or larger animals.
Do you neuter all animals before leaving for forever homes where applicable? Please explain either way: Not applicable for these species, although neutering will be considered for medical or behavioural reasons in rats.
Do you always home check?: Yes, although we may not carry out a homecheck ourselves if a valid homecheck has already been carried out by a reputable rescue. Any homecheck has to be recent to the application to our rescue and this will be verified.
If applicable do you always vaccinate?: Not applicable
If applicable do you always worm/flea treat?: Mite treatment will be given where necessary.
If applicable do you microchip?: Not applicable
Do you provide insurance when rehoming to new owners?: Not applicable
Will you always take the animal back no matter what? If not please explain under what circumstances etc: Every animal will have full back up from us for the remainder of their lives.
Rough ‘donation’ guide per animal, please also explain what this involves: Whatever the prospective home can afford would be greatly appreciated and all donations go to fund the care of future rescue animals.
- County: Hampshire
- Link to RHU policies thread: Rescue Policies Link (*login required)