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Posts Tagged ‘ASF rat litter’

Monkey Mailbag #1 – ASF rat litter loss

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

Uploaded on April 27, 2008 by wwarby via Flickr.com
by wwarby via Flickr.com

Alright, I probably won't use that name for this new segment, but I thought it might be useful to post up a Q&A segment using real questions we've received.


Today's subject:

Unexplained ASF rat litter loss

I have a 1.5 group of ASFs that have started to breed. There are 2 females that are large enough, and have been breeding. As of yesterday, one female had a litter of 8 3-day-old babies. The other had a litter of 9 3-WEEK-old babies. I started to notice the female with the older babies has spent less time with her babies and hardly make any effort to "protect" them when I am around. This left the other mom to take care of the bad mom's babies.

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