Fact Sheet

Agency:

(for mail ONLY)

Rattie Ratz
5433 Clayton Road
Suite K #276
Clayton, CA 94517

Description:

Rattie Ratz was established in 1998 and has grown into one of the largest non-profit rescue organizations in the country dedicated exclusively to domestic pet RATS and other small animals. Rattie Ratz operates a limited access rescue and accepts needy rats from local overwhelmed shelters. We are dedicated to responsible pet guardianship, a lifelong commitment to companion animals and a respect for all animal life. Improving the lives of small animal companions and their guardians is the primary focus of our rescue efforts.

Motto:

Dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and adoption of domestic pet rats

Mission:

To improve the lives of small animal companions and their guardians by promoting value and respect for all animal life.

Vision:

To promote rats as pets to new and experienced rat guardians.

Funding:

Rattie Ratz is a non-profit organization supported by individual goodwill donations, adoption donations, and special events. The organization is governed by a volunteer board of directors, which oversees an annual operating budget of approximately $10,000.

Employees:

Rattie Ratz is an all-volunteer organization and currently has 10-15 regular volunteers and about 20 casual volunteers.

Board of Directors:

Tahna Myers, Diane Nesom, and Shannon Carr

Management:

Tahna Myers – Bay Area Lead
Shannon Carr – South Bay Lead
Diane Nesom – Founder