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wroberts189 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-20-09 05:33 PM
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9. I hope he keeps it alive and protected. nt
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  -Giant rat caught in China Duer 157099  Feb-20-09 05:21 PM   #0 
  - Interesting...If the story is accurate  rpannier   Feb-20-09 05:23 PM   #1 
  - wow.... wow. that just gives me chills looking at it. yuk.... n/t  seabeyond   Feb-20-09 05:23 PM   #2 
  - Ditto. n/t  ihavenobias   Feb-20-09 09:44 PM   #39 
  - That will be dinner for a couple nites at least... n/t  LakeSamish706   Feb-20-09 05:26 PM   #3 
  - Biggest rat I've ever treated was about 1.5 lb, but he was just a  kestrel91316   Feb-20-09 05:26 PM   #4 
  - LOL, you are a vet?  Sultana   Feb-20-09 05:44 PM   #18 
     - Yep. I have a cat hospital, but I also treat the occasional pet rabbit or rat.  kestrel91316   Feb-20-09 10:37 PM   #44 
        - Tres cool  Sultana   Feb-21-09 09:19 AM   #56 
           - Cats make VERY nice little homebuddies. I have two boy cats at  kestrel91316   Feb-21-09 11:12 AM   #57 
  - Mmmm... I'll bet cha there's some good eatin there...  notadmblnd   Feb-20-09 05:26 PM   #5 
  - Ew  sakabatou   Feb-20-09 05:27 PM   #6 
  - darn, I thought they caught Cheney... :-(  G_j   Feb-20-09 05:28 PM   #7 
  - somebody is making rat stew tonight.  SpartanDem   Feb-20-09 05:31 PM   #8 
  - I hope he keeps it alive and protected. nt  wroberts189   Feb-20-09 05:33 PM   #9 
  - That's how most animials probably see us.  EFerrari   Feb-20-09 05:36 PM   #10 
  - Fuzhou People are Crazy  On the Road   Feb-20-09 05:36 PM   #11 
  - They aren't their ancestors, and there's nothing wrong with sailors or tradesmen.  DavidDvorkin   Feb-20-09 05:43 PM   #17 
  - Save the rats!!!  jaksavage   Feb-20-09 05:37 PM   #12 
  - The worms are going to save us, in the end, if we're savable.  Sal Minella   Feb-20-09 10:32 PM   #43 
  - Could it be a nutria?  Batgirl   Feb-20-09 05:39 PM   #13 
  - Hmmm, don't think so.  Beacool   Feb-20-09 05:48 PM   #21 
  - i think you're right.  shireen   Feb-20-09 05:58 PM   #26 
  - Also has the very yellow teeth. Are those back feet webbed?  Sal Minella   Feb-20-09 07:01 PM   #30 
     - interesting ...  shireen   Feb-20-09 07:46 PM   #33 
        - Thanks for finding the pix! Considering the responses of some people here, I'm having a wicked urge  Sal Minella   Feb-20-09 10:55 PM   #46 
        - i'll one-up you ...  shireen   Feb-21-09 02:25 PM   #65 
           - This is just too wild and wonderful. Had no idea such a thing existed.  Sal Minella   Feb-21-09 02:40 PM   #67 
           - Meanwhile, at the opposite end of the approach-withdraw response:  Sal Minella   Feb-22-09 09:14 AM   #72 
           - Amazing adaptations the mole rat critters have -- social organization of a beehive, for one thing.  Sal Minella   Feb-22-09 12:33 PM   #74 
        - I think you might be right.  emmadoggy   Feb-21-09 03:31 PM   #71 
  - Or an opossum  creeksneakers2   Feb-21-09 12:18 PM   #59 
  - Ok well there's a sign of the end times thank you for posting...  bridgit   Feb-20-09 05:40 PM   #14 
  - Ew  DearAbby   Feb-20-09 05:42 PM   #15 
  - AAAANNNDDDD? I remember rats that size in Mexico City  nadinbrzezinski   Feb-20-09 05:43 PM   #16 
  - i hope it's examined by a taxonomist  shireen   Feb-20-09 05:45 PM   #19 
  - Psss, that's nothing......................  Beacool   Feb-20-09 05:45 PM   #20 
  - I've live in NYC and I have seen rats there, but none the size of a possum. nt  demodonkey   Feb-20-09 05:59 PM   #27 
     - In Central Park you can see some the size of cats.  Beacool   Feb-20-09 06:20 PM   #29 
        - Well, I have spent plenty of time in Central Park & haven't been lucky enough to see one. Sorry. nt  demodonkey   Feb-20-09 07:16 PM   #31 
           - Well, I've only seen them at night and the first time I saw them thought they were cats.  Beacool   Feb-20-09 07:55 PM   #35 
              - Are you sure they weren't possums?  demodonkey   Feb-20-09 10:26 PM   #42 
                 - No, they were rats.  Beacool   Feb-21-09 01:18 AM   #54 
  - He could name it Fluffy teach it to fetch  azurnoir   Feb-20-09 05:52 PM   #22 
  - What are the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles going to do without Splinter?  NOW tense   Feb-20-09 05:55 PM   #23 
  - lol. you win. nt.  mb7588a   Feb-20-09 08:16 PM   #37 
  - Can't be Rove. He has an alibi: he was out drinking with his GOP buddies.  DemoTex   Feb-20-09 05:56 PM   #24 
  - that's Rat Temple in India  JI7   Feb-21-09 12:01 AM   #51 
  - hey.. it's Ari Fleischer!  fascisthunter   Feb-20-09 05:57 PM   #25 
  - a rat that big would weigh more than 6 pounds nt  msongs   Feb-20-09 06:09 PM   #28 
  - go weigh some typical domestic cats. Surprising how little a lot of them weigh  havocmom   Feb-21-09 12:23 PM   #60 
  - Gross  ampad   Feb-20-09 07:28 PM   #32 
  - capybara: world's largest rodent species. cute!  shireen   Feb-20-09 07:51 PM   #34 
  - Yes! Capybaras are cute!  emmadoggy   Feb-21-09 03:29 PM   #70 
  - Rodents of Unusual Size?...  SidDithers   Feb-20-09 08:13 PM   #36 
  - damn you beat me to it...  midnight armadillo   Feb-20-09 10:23 PM   #41 
  - well shit, I wanted to post that! I'm watching this right now!!! :)  Doctor_Horrible   Feb-22-09 01:52 PM   #79 
  - When did he escape from Major League Baseball?  fortyfeetunder   Feb-20-09 09:02 PM   #38 
  - What's Joe Lieberman doing over there?  L0oniX   Feb-20-09 09:46 PM   #40 
  - It could be an African or Gambian giant pouched rat  csziggy   Feb-20-09 10:42 PM   #45 
  - KILL IT KILL IT NOW!!!!!  Blue_Tires   Feb-20-09 11:00 PM   #47 
  - Grandpa Rat was going to die of kidney failure anyway, from the melamine. (no text)  Quantess   Feb-20-09 11:02 PM   #48 
  - And my fearless  8 track mind   Feb-20-09 11:35 PM   #49 
  - Yuck!  Kind of Blue   Feb-20-09 11:54 PM   #50 
  - Uh, Oh, Don't tell PETA.  Warren DeMontague   Feb-21-09 12:43 AM   #52 
  - That's an impressive rodent.  bluedawg12   Feb-21-09 12:49 AM   #53 
  - I thought bush moved to Dallas  Skittles   Feb-21-09 01:19 AM   #55 
  - Grease it up, send it to county fairs and let the kids try to catch it. n/t  Uncle Joe   Feb-21-09 11:34 AM   #58 
  - Not much bigger than one I saw in Detroit many years ago.  JNelson6563   Feb-21-09 12:25 PM   #61 
  - I saw one in Miami one night that was as big as a good sized housecat.  ThomWV   Feb-21-09 02:44 PM   #69 
  - China's next export to the United States.....  lib2DaBone   Feb-21-09 01:30 PM   #62 
  - That's a nutria  LeftofU   Feb-21-09 01:39 PM   #63 
  - It wasn't caught in Sumatra? (picture)  tomreedtoon   Feb-21-09 02:07 PM   #64 
  - Ugly Endangered Things blog (not mine)...  uppityperson   Feb-21-09 02:33 PM   #66 
  - Destined for Wal-Mart's prepared foods section.....  marmar   Feb-21-09 02:41 PM   #68 
  - Huh??? I didn't know Karl Rove was visiting China this week.... n/t  radfringe   Feb-22-09 09:24 AM   #73 
  - oh good. something else they can export to the u.s. n/t  orleans   Feb-22-09 12:36 PM   #75 
  - Ummmmm... Ratatouille for everyone!  Buns_of_Fire   Feb-22-09 01:42 PM   #76 
  - Aww, isn't it cute.  book_worm   Feb-22-09 01:48 PM   #77 
  - Kenny Boy!  Octafish   Feb-22-09 01:50 PM   #78 
 

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