The first rat of this colour, born in 1994. This colour was thought to be a type of blue & due to it's appearance was originally christened Smoke.
A pic of this Smoke type they were seeing interstate.
Lavender, next to a mink. At first it was thought that both of these colours were variations of a type of blue.
[This photo used with kind permission from Eva Johansson-COPYRIGHT APPLIES-]
BLUE AGOUTI(front rat)
or as it is often called
"SORREL", ONE OF OUR FIRST FAWN RATTIES.
RIP (05.12.96 - 07.04.2000)
"ARIEL" - BERKSHIRE LAVENDER
THE PALE SHADE OF LAVENDER
THE MEDIUM (& MOST COMMON) SHADE OF LAVENDER
THE DARKEST SHADE OF LAVENDER