Episode 7: Monday 06-03-2017

Liz and Matt talk about new fosters, Wonder Woman and more.

DC Eagle cam
It’s a Rat’s World Magazine
List of food for diabetic cats with carb listing
Gigantic computer game
Sheriff Eli

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

Episode 6: Thursday 05-25-2017

 

Matt and Liz talk about their new rat Toro, traveling with Kitten, Guardians of the Galaxy 2, Alien Covenant, Flash, Shield, and Doctor Who.

The Fifth Element is 20 years old
DC Eagle Cam Watchers

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

Episode 5: Sunday 05-01-2017

Liz and Matt talk about our new foster Toro, video games and more.

Grommet tool for making rat hammocks
Marty Mouse House
Playerunknown’s Battle Grounds
Nintendo announces they are stopping production of NES mini
Bon Jovi fan karaoke video
Nintendo’s Restrictive Licensing History

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

Episode 4: Sunday 04-16-2017

Matt and Liz discuss caring for elderly rats, local DC eagle news, Ghost in the Shell, Batgirl movie announcement, gaming, and more. 

Baking clay recipe for pawprints

DC bald eagles

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

Episode 3: Sunday 04-02-2017

Liz and Matt talk about weight gain in pet rats, why exercise balls are no good, and what to do if you cannot keep your pet any longer.

We also talk about the Iron Fist show on Netflix, Legion and the Flash musical episode.

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

Episode 2: Sunday 03-19-2017

We answer the question: Why pet rats? We also talk about Kong: Skull Island, Get Out, and Iron Fist.

Bald eagles nesting in DC – sitting on their nest in the snow! Dawwwww. And the egg just hatched this week.

Patrick Stewart and his foster pit bull, Ginger.

 

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

Episode 1: Monday 3-6-17

Matt and Liz talk about introducing new rats to a mischief, the movie Logan (spoilers end at 36 min mark), the future of Doctor Who, and more.

Thanks for listening! If you want to support The Nerdy Rat please consider donating to one of our charities. Links are found on the side bar at thenerdyrat.com

Matt’s Rat Hoodie from Unconditional Fashion
Rat Patches from SpiderStitchesParlor
Rat Bonding Pouch Pattern from PetHelpful

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

 

Episode 0: Sunday 2-19-17

Matt and Liz talk about some considerations before adopting a rat and give lots of helpful advice for brand new pet rat owners! Then we discuss the Lego Batman movie and The Flash.

Small Angels Rescue, Inc., is a Frederick County, MD based 501(c)(3) non-profit, no-kill, all-volunteer organization dedicated to rescuing and re-homing gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, and rats.

Extra Life unites thousands of players around the world in a 24 hour gaming marathon to support Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Email us questions and feedback at thenerdyrat@gmail.com !

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Welcome to The Nerdy Rat.

A podcast about pet rats and the nerds that love them. Your hosts Liz and Matt have been fostering rats for Small Angels Rescue since 2013. Small Angels is a rescue for rats, mice, guinea pigs and hamsters serving the DC, Virginia, and Maryland Area.  If you are in the area and looking for a new family member, see their animals available for adoption right now. If you are not in our area but would like to adopt, here is a list of rescues around the country.

New episodes every 2 weeks.  You can email us any questions for the podcast to thenerdyrat@gmail.com

If you wish to support the podcast, please donate to one of our favorite charities. We support Small Angels Rescue and Extra Life. And Like us on Facebook!

Check out more of Matt’s rattie artwork on thenerdyrat.deviantart.com

Visit our Etsy shop for rat bonding pouches made by Liz.