Please find below the adoption agreement of the Brisbane Rat Rescue. If you wish to adopt a rat from the rescue and you meet all the requirements set out by this agreement, don't hesitate to contact us!
The adopter agrees to and understands the following conditions:
The rat/mouse shall not be used for breeding purposes of any kind
The rat/mouse shall not be sold, leased or given to any pet shop or research establishment.
The rat/mouse shall not be sold, given or donated to any person without the Organization's prior knowledge and consent.
In the event of the adopter being unable to maintain the rat/mouse, the organization shall be informed and shall reserve the right to repossess the rat/mouse at any stage.
The adopter further warrants that the rat/mouse:
Will be kept as a pet in appropriate conditions for its health and welfare and will be fed a suitable diets for its age and condition
Will receiver regular treatment for internal and external parasites
Will receive all necessary veterinary care to maintain its good heath
The adopter further understands that if there is a failure to keep any part of this contract, or if the rat/mouse is neglected, ill treated, or is failing to receive adequate medical care, the adopter will surrender said rat/mouse to the organization unconditionally and without financial restitution or compensation.
Please be aware that the rats that arrive at the BRR are rescues in need of forever homes. There is no control over what colours, markings or coat types arrive at the rescue. All rats that come through the rescue require loving forever homes, regardless of their appearance. Please keep that in mind when enquiring.