Pet's Let's Travel

Rat Transportation Services UK by Pets Let's Travel

Why Choose Pets Let's Travel for Rat Transportation.

At Pets Let’s Travel, we specialise in providing dedicated Rat Transportation Services across the UK and EU. Understanding the specific needs and delicate nature of rats as pets, our services are meticulously designed to ensure their safe, comfortable, and stress-free transport, whether you’re relocating, attending shows, or need reliable transport solutions. Trust us to care for your rats with the attention and expertise they deserve throughout their journey.

Why Choose Pets Let's Travel for Rat Transportation.

Expert Handling of Rats: Our handlers are extensively trained in the care and handling of rats, known for their intelligence and curiosity. We use gentle techniques that minimise stress and anxiety, ensuring a calm and secure travel environment.

Customised Travel Solutions: Each rat is unique, and we provide tailored transport solutions to meet their specific needs. Our travel enclosures are designed to be comfortable and secure, preventing escapes and ensuring the rats have ample space to move around safely.

Health and Safety Prioritization: Our vehicles, equipped with climate-controlled systems, maintain the perfect environment for rats, preventing heat stress and cold spells. Comprehensive health checks are performed before the journey, and all our practices comply with the latest UK and EU pet transportation regulations.

Transparent and Communicative Approach: We keep you informed throughout transportation. Our real-time GPS tracking lets you monitor your rat’s journey, providing peace of mind about their safety and well-being.

Specialised Rat Transportation Services

Secure and Comfortable Travel Enclosures

Our enclosures are specifically designed for rats’ safety and comfort. They feature adjustable ventilation, optimal temperature control, and soft bedding to simulate a cosy environment akin to their home setups.

Secure and Comfortable Travel Enclosures
Comprehensive Health Monitoring and Veterinary Care

Health Monitoring and Veterinary Care

We ensure the well-being of your rats by conducting regular health checks throughout their journey. Our handlers are trained to provide fresh water and appropriate nutrition, adhering closely to your rat’s regular diet. Immediate access to veterinary services is available to address any health concerns during transport.

Customised Nutrition Plans

Rats have specific dietary needs, and we cater to these by providing customised meal plans that include a variety of fresh, suitable foods to keep them healthy and hydrated throughout their journey.

Extended Services for Rat Owners

Pre-Travel Consultation and Customization

A detailed pre-travel consultation helps us gather essential information about your rat’s health history, behavioural patterns, and specific requirements, ensuring their travel plan perfectly suits their needs.

Post-Travel Care and Feedback

After the journey, we offer comprehensive advice on helping your rats adjust to their new environment and offer feedback opportunities to help us continually improve our services.

Extended Services for Rat Owners

Environmental Commitment

Dedicated to sustainability, we use fuel-efficient vehicles and eco-friendly materials throughout our operations, ensuring our environmental footprint is as minimal as possible.

Specialised Environmental Controls for Rat Comfort

Optimised Travel Conditions: We recognise that environmental factors play a significant role in the comfort and health of rats during transport. Our vehicles are equipped with advanced environmental controls that maintain optimal temperature and humidity levels tailored to the physiological needs of rats. This ensures they are not exposed to conditions that could induce stress or health issues.

Noise Reduction Technology: Our transportation units incorporate noise reduction technology to create a quieter travel environment, which is crucial for rats’ sensitive hearing. This minimises the potential stress caused by the ambient noise of travel, allowing rats to remain calm and relaxed throughout their journey.

Enhanced Safety Protocols for Rat Transportation

Safety-First Design: The safety of your rats is paramount. Our travel enclosures are engineered with robust safety features, including secure latches and fine mesh to prevent escape or injury. Each enclosure is also fitted with non-slip surfaces to ensure stability and comfort for the rats during movement.

Enhanced Safety Protocols for Rat Transportation
Behavioral and Enrichment Focus During Transit

Emergency Preparedness: Our team is trained in emergency response specific to the needs of rat transportation. Each vehicle has an emergency kit for small pets, including first aid supplies and essentials for rapid response in unexpected situations.

Behavioral and Enrichment Focus During Transit

Enrichment During Travel: Understanding the active and curious nature of rats, we provide enrichment opportunities within the travel enclosures, including chew toys, tunnels, and nesting materials. These items are essential for mental stimulation and help keep the rats engaged and less focused on travel stress.

Behavioral Monitoring: Our handlers are skilled at observing and interpreting rat behavior. Continuous monitoring allows us to adjust care and handling tactics in real time to address any signs of distress or discomfort, ensuring a responsive and adaptive travel environment for each rat.

Post-Travel Rat Acclimatization Support

Acclimatization Guidance: After the journey, adjusting to a new environment can be challenging for rats. We provide comprehensive guidance on how to acclimatise your rats to their new surroundings, including advice on reintroduction to stationary enclosures, dietary adjustments, and behavioural observation post-travel.

Follow-Up Support: Our commitment to the welfare of your rats extends beyond the journey. We offer follow-up support to address any post-travel concerns you might have. Our team can provide advice, answer questions, and ensure your rats are settling well into their new home.

Post-Travel Rat Acclimatization Support
Community and Educational Initiatives

Community and Educational Initiatives

Engagement with Rat Owner Communities: We actively engage with Rat Owner communities through workshops, online forums, and events to share knowledge and best practices in rat care during pet transportation. These initiatives help educate rat owners on safe and stress-free travel for their pets.

Educational Resources: Pets Let’s Travel offers a range of educational resources, including brochures, online articles, and videos that cover various aspects of rat transportation. These resources help rat owners prepare for travel, understand the transportation process, and care for their rats before, during, and after transit.

Rat Fun Facts and Popularity in the UK

Rats are becoming increasingly popular as pets in the UK due to their intelligent and affectionate nature. Here are some fun facts about these fascinating creatures:

  • Intelligent Companions: Rats are highly intelligent and capable of learning tricks and navigating mazes. They recognise their names and can come when called.
  • Social Animals: Rats require social interaction and thrive in environments where they can engage with owners and other rats. They are known to develop strong bonds with their human families.
  • Long Lifespan: With proper care, domestic rats can live up to 2-3 years, providing ample time to develop deep and rewarding relationships with their owners.


Acclimatise your rats to their travel enclosure several days before the journey. Ensure they are healthy with a vet check-up and keep their stress levels low.

The cost includes the travel consultation, customised travel enclosure, regular health checks, real-time GPS tracking, and specialised nutrition plans during the journey.

Our vehicles are equipped with first-aid kits, and our handlers are trained in veterinary first aid. We have protocols for immediate response and access to veterinary services along the route.

Yes, rats can be transported together. We provide spacious enclosures that allow them to interact and comfort each other during the journey.

You can track your rat’s journey through our real-time GPS tracking system, which updates your smartphone or computer.

Discuss any medical conditions or requirements with us during the pre-travel consultation. We accommodate all medical needs, ensuring your rat receives the necessary medications and care.

Absolutely! We encourage you to send along any favorite items that will help your rat feel secure and at home during its journey.

Our enclosures have security features that prevent escape and protect against external dangers, ensuring your rat’s safety throughout the transport.

We provide continuous access to fresh water and frequent, balanced meals based on your rat’s dietary requirements, monitored by our trained handlers.

We provide a detailed post-travel care guide and support to help your rat adjust to the new environment, ensuring a smooth transition and continued well-being.