Birth is a natural process and more often than not it proceeds normally without any intervention needed. In fact, it is not unusual for does to give birth at night, when we are sleeping, or when we are away.
Even so, when we choose to breed rats it is imperative that we take the time to learn about the birth process. That way we can be prepared to act if there are pre-birthing or delivery complications.
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