Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
×




Details

Submitted on
June 12, 2010
Image Size
524 KB
Resolution
746×746
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
12,971 (2 today)
Favourites
788 (who?)
Comments
85
Downloads
213

Camera Data

Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Shutter Speed
1/160 second
Aperture
F/2.8
Focal Length
60 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
Jun 11, 2010, 3:35:08 PM
×
Arkanys 7 - Fancy rat by DianePhotos Arkanys 7 - Fancy rat by DianePhotos
:bulletred::bulletorange::bulletyellow::bulletgreen::bulletblue: WANT TO KNOW MORE ABOUT RATS? :bulletblue::bulletgreen::bulletyellow::bulletorange::bulletred:
:star: READ MY F.A.Q. (handling, care, behavior, etc...)
:star:

________________________


Something a bit more artsy than my previous Arkanys shot (the one where he's giving me a kiss) :heart:

Arkanys, black irish dumbo rex rat, born April the 16th 2010.

He is the sweetest baby rat, the most cuddly, licky, playful and loving boy I've ever had (he can sleep on my boyfriend and I for hours then licks our hands when he wakes up, always asks for cuddles and adores to play with us).
I have always wanted to adopt black or agouti rats but I had never had the opportunity to adopt one as I do not chose my rescue ratties colors/coat/ear shape at all, I just take them home the way they are. Since Ægir is always asking for rattie friends to play, I thought it would be great to adopt young rats for once (my old ones are not playful enough).

Arkanys comes from an unwanted litter from a rescue doe, Harley, who had been abandonned by her previous owner. The foster family who rescued her didn't seem to know males and female rats shouldn't play on the same area together and the girl who adopted Harley soon discovered that she was pregnant...
I saw a video showing Harley's pups and my boyfriend and I just melt when we saw Arkanys cute little nose and white socks... So we adopted and I must say this rattie is the cutest thingie ever and I can't believe such a small rat has so much love to give :heart:


Canon EOS 350D
Canon EF-S 60mm macro lens
Philips Living Colors lamp


________________________

:star: YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE : :star:


:bulletorange: SEE MORE IN MY GALLERY :bulletorange:
Add a Comment:
 
:iconnightengaleneedles:
NightengaleNeedles Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2010  Professional Artisan Crafter
OMG his eyes are so so beautiful....the whole picture is, but that especially :D
Reply
:iconignatian-mystic:
Ignatian-Mystic Featured By Owner Sep 24, 2010
"I LUUUUURVES JALAPEņOS!! OM NOM NOM NOM!"
Reply
:icondranor44:
dranor44 Featured By Owner Sep 16, 2010  Student General Artist
awwwwwwww cuter ^^
Reply
:iconashleyleephotography:
AshleyLeePhotography Featured By Owner Aug 24, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
The way you photographed this is just... phenomenal. Wonderful work!
Reply
:iconpeachgirl123:
PeachGirl123 Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2010
It's cute !
Reply
:iconpsabat:
psabat Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2010
Phenomenal. He is so beautiful! :D
Reply
:iconsake906:
Sake906 Featured By Owner Aug 7, 2010  Professional Filmographer
..My rat used to be just like this.. 'cause now he is a big grumpy buck :XD:
Reply
:iconcountess-a-m:
Countess-A-M Featured By Owner Aug 5, 2010  Student General Artist
His eyes are always so shiny! Love it!
Reply
:iconsilouxa:
Silouxa Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2010
All of your photos involving rats are so positively adorable, it just brightened my evening right up. The quality is excellent, and their poses are just way too cute for words--I love them all. <3 Many favs for you!
Reply
:icondeclaudi:
declaudi Featured By Owner Jul 30, 2010  Hobbyist Photographer
Is this the little Knuff?
Reply
Add a Comment: