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21 Reasons Rats Actually Make Amazing Pets

Not all rats are subway rats.

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10. Rats can make anywhere their home:

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11. They're peaceful little angels:

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12. Rats have extremely boop-able faces:

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15. Rats are downright expressive:

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16. You can dress them up in tiny lil' clothes:

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18. They are easy to care for, so having more than one is totally manageable:

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19. Their eyes are pools of pure affection:

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20. They aren't all one color and actually have a variety of fur patterns:

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21. And finally, all they want in return is your love:

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