1 0. raw, over easy, full scramble, hardboiled. This means they are partially predatory and have a high requirement for some nutrients that are most abundant from animal sources. Rats will eat it raw, boiled or steamed. Frozen peas and corn kernels. One of the best protein sources you can give, and an egg provides vitamin A, B group, D, iron, and selenium. If you are not comfortable giving raw egg you could always give them hard boiled egg instead. However, mold and bacteria can be extremely toxic to rats, just as they can be to humans. I’ve not given mine raw eggs as this might be a bit too messy. Rats love eating rice, only give small amounts in a serving. Strawberries – A healthy treat food for rats. let them eat the shells if they want. Anonymous. Some people think that just because rats are stereotyped as scavengers, they can eat moldy food. Useful treats to hand feed or use in water to encourage water play. One word of warning however, an egg has a lot of protein in so the you don’t want to give egg to often. This isn't a full list, but contains the most common food items that are safe for rats, and which should be avoided. Both the outer and the white parts of orange peels can be harmful for male rats. They will still have the same fun trying to get into it. I'd be really surprised. Wild rats eat nuts, seeds, grains, vegetables, fruits, insects, worms, eggs, dead animals, and even frogs, fish, reptiles, birds and mammals that they catch and kill. Whole Grain Bread/Crackers – All the ingredients are safe and healthy for rats. Cauliflower. You should still supply lab blocks as well. Jul 31, 2011 #2 HEChicken Crowing. Azuki beans Apple (pips removed) Apricots (no stone) Asparagus Aubergine (eggplant) Avocado (flesh … 10 years ago. Rats along with any animal can eat raw egg yolk. Aug 12, 2009 7,552 205 356 BuCo, KS My Coop. Bacteris can enter the egg and survive in the yolk. They'll be fine. Eggshells are porous and permeable so the chick embryo can get oxygen and get rid of carbon dioxide. Quite fatty nuts but one every once in a while is fine. Here’s a fairly extensive one. I can just see them getting covered in raw egg and having to be washed. The mice we have here are maybe 2 inches long at most. It can be any way you want. Need a list of things that are safe for your rats? All my rats have been given raw egg. Vegetables that are safe Carrots Cauliflower Celery Choy Corn Cucumber Broccoli Butternut squash Green beans Kale Mushrooms Peas Peppers Potatoes Cashews. Just put one whole in the cage and have fun watching them trying to break into it. They soon get the idea and break away the rest of the shell until they can get the egg out. NOT ADVISABLE!!! Same as with broccoli, rats will eat cauliflower cooked or raw. The ultimate group treat for your rats. It's never caused problems and apparently is good for a nice shiny coat. The worst possible thing is that since I saw the rats for the first time I have been getting at max 3 eggs from 19 hens. Raw onions. Remember, only 20% of their diet should consist of veggies and fruits. Tip: if you are peeling carrots, save the skins and give to your ratties to munch on! Oranges. Scrambled Eggs – Like boiled eggs, rats love this food. Rats can eat lots of things that you can too. 2 years ago. Can they eat eggs? Chicken Bones When the hen passes the egg there can be some fecal contamination of the shell. It’s a staple in any rat diet. Not very big at all. We also set some snap traps but I can't put them in the coop with the chickens because I don't want to hurt them with it so we have to put them in the hay room instead and where we can put them might not be where they go. These can cause anemia and give rats upset stomachs. Mind you we are talking little field mice not rats. Stereotyped as scavengers, they can be some fecal contamination of the shell they will have. 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