Rat Dream Meanings and Interpretations

Updated on April 15, 2016
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Dreaming about Rats

People commonly dream about rats. Rats can represent a variety of different things in our waking lives, depending upon the scenario of your dream. Each dream situation, with its accompanying emotion, can give insight into your subconsciousness.

Determining the meaning for your dream is not a simple task. It will require that you dig deeper into the circumstances of your dream and draw connections to your waking life. For example, did you dream about chasing a rat or did a rat bite you? In your dream, were you afraid of the rat or was it helping you in some way? Your answers to these questions will help you determine your dream's meaning.

In this article, we will discuss rat dreams and symbolism. We will also review rat dream meanings and hopefully guide you in the right direction so you are able to determine what your rat dream means to you.

What Do Rat Dreams Represent?

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Your dream's meaning might depend on how you view the rat in your waking life. How do rats make you feel? Do they terrify you or do you think they're cute? Many view rodents as nuisances or pests. Some people fear rats while others just hate them and still others have them as pets, so you'll want to consider your own feelings about rats when interpreting your dream.

Other things to consider: A rat might also represent a snitch or a thief (a "dirty rat"). Rats carry a variety of diseases (the Black Death is widely believed to have been an outbreak of bubonic plague spread by fleas that lived on rats). However, rats are also survivors that seem to thrive in harsh conditions.

If you see a rat, how does it make you feel? Each one of your answers to these questions can help in interpreting your dream about rats.

Rat Dream Meanings and Scenarios

For centuries, the rat has existed all over the world. It is an animal that is known and recognized everywhere, and it means different things in different cultures. As a symbol, the rat might represent a variety of different meanings, depending on your cultural interpretation.

Rat dreams often represent negative emotions and situations. However, some rat dreams may actually represent positive things in your life. Since rats are widely interpreted, your rat dream meaning can widely vary.

Biting, chewing, or gnawing rats: You rat dream may suggest someone or something is consuming or nibbling away at you. This might relate to anyone or anything that is bothering or "eating" you in your waking life. On the other hand, if you are bitten by a rat in your dream, it might be a warning that you should beware of your surroundings. This type of rat dream can symbolize that someone is out to get you or may suggest that someone close to you will betray you. It could be any meaningful person in your life, but it is possible that it may be someone that you don't know. In this rat dream, you are the target.

The "dirty rat," snitch, or informant: Dreaming about rats can also point to unethical behavior on your part or the part of another. It is possible that your rat dream is portraying traitorous behavior, a betrayal, or deceit in your waking life. A rat is often described as a thief or someone who can't be trusted. Your rat dream might be a warning that someone is trying to betray you or might represent your fear of being betrayed. You may want to keep your eyes peeled. On the other hand, your rat dream may be suggesting that you are the one that can't be trusted.

A dead rat: If you see a dead rat in your dream, this might symbolize that your emotions may be compromised. This type of rat dream points to uncontrolled emotions of fears about a certain situation in your waking life. Dreaming about dead rats may also represent the ending of something in your life, such as a friendship, relationship, job, or a phase of life. On the other hand, if you kill a rat in your dream, this may symbolize that you will be victorious over your enemies.If there is a person that has betrayed you, you will have the last say. This rat dream may point to a former friend or someone close to you. However, it may also point to a certain situation or circumstance in your life.

Chasing (or being chased by) a rat: This may mean that disputes will bring you down. This dream can refer to disputes about anything. Your rat dream is warning you to keep your guard up. This is a classic sign of betrayal by someone close to you. Remember, the rat can be a symbol of disloyalty, deceit, treachery, guilt, envy, helplessness, and doubt. Your dream about chasing or being chased by a rat could point to any one of these emotions.

More Rat Dream Interpretations

A dream of a rat in a cage might reflect your waking feelings.
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If you are able, it is important to try to remember every aspect of your rat dream. Try to remember how you felt when you saw the rat. Were you happy, sad, anxious, fearful, or terrified? The emotion you felt in your dream can give you a clue to what the dream represents.

Dreaming about rats can also symbolize sickness, illness, or disease. In many cases, you or someone you know might have an illness. This dream isn't a prediction of the future, but rather a reflection of present fears.

The color of the rat in your dream might be meaningful. If it was a white rat, this may symbolize overcoming trying times: You will go through trying situations, but you will prevail. If you dream about a black rat, this may suggest that you will be deceived and that betrayal is upon you. (On the other hand, some cultures believe that the black rat is a sign for good luck in love and marriage.) If you dreamed about a brown rat, this may represent illness or treachery. Examine your associations of the color of the rat to decipher the meaning of the dream.

Rat dreams can also suggest that we are fearful of not being accepted. Just like the detested rat, you may be fearful that you will be outcast. We all want to feel love and feel that we belong and if we don't, this can trigger bad dreams.

Dreaming about rats can simply represent your fear of rats. If rats terrify you or if you saw one recently, your dream may have been brought on by that fear. Rat dreams can also suggest the aspects of ourselves that we don't like. Your rat dream may point to things you don't like about yourself—your attitude, appearance, or bad habits, for example.

It is equally important to remember other symbols and elements that you saw in your dream. These symbols and elements can change the meaning of your dreams. They may suggest other meanings or possibly nothing at all.

Remember, not all rat dreams are negative. Rat dreams may also represent perseverance through trying times. Life can throw a lot at you at any given time. The rat knows this. Your rat dream may be a sign to hang in there. Keep trying—don't give up. In the end, you will be successful.

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        nightmare about my pet rat eating my pet hamster after i forgot about them for months 

        5 hours ago

        i realized i left my pet rat and hamster sharing a cage in a old apartment for months. i went to rescue them finding out they werent dead, in my dream hamsters can go months without food rats cant. my rat is missing a tail, my hamster is acting scared and is missing chunks of her body. i find out the rat has been eating chunks of the hamster not enough to kill her , or to not be full only enough to not die. i rescue the hamster but my rat continues to be weird , biting people and standing by the door , waiting for the hamster its meal to return. then i realized even after all this im still forgetting to feed her (my rat, i was feeding the victim my hamster.)

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        soo16 

        13 days ago

        last night i dreamt my backyard was filled with dead big black rats. i was looking at them only, not picking them up. i couldn't believe they had all been in my house. yuk. then wanted to sell house and move.

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        Teju 

        3 weeks ago

        I have seen a dead rat in my today's dream and Im worried about it what will happen to my lifestyle ?? Not only today i have experienced many dreams with rats but not dead what all these rat indicates???

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        Jane 

        4 weeks ago

        in my dream, there was a dead rat under my bed and it had been rotting there for days. i was waiting for someone to take it away but no one was coming. it's weird but this rat was clearly associated with a person in the dream.

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        Agustin 

        5 weeks ago

        I have an awful dream with a Rat, I was eating and when I notice the plate there was a huge black rat on top, I tried to vomite but nothing happen, I took a look to the rat and it was alive and starring at me with arrogant eyes, standing in two feet and with a enormous confidente in itself, it start to speak and even though I don't remember what it was saying I know it was nothing kind. I though maybe a cat can kill it, but as I saw how smart the rat was I come to realized that no even ten cats could kill that ugly rat. Then I woke up.

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        Jasmin 

        5 weeks ago

        I had a rat in my hand gave it to my dog to lick and then grabs its neck and pressed it down on the sheets until I heard a pop. Then I gave it to my dog to play.

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        Sandi 

        5 weeks ago

        I had a dream that multiple rats were coming out of my purse. I remember feeling reluctant and eerie.

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        LaMel 

        6 weeks ago

        I had a dream that someone close to me wanted me to kill 2 fat rats that stuck close together when I chased them and threw stones at them was all I had and couldn't succeed in killing them what does this mean

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        Dante 

        6 weeks ago

        In a couple of days or so before I dreamed rats early this morning, I was so concerned about people afflicted with diseases and praying for them. My cousin called me last night and said he was diabetic. At work before the dream I was so dubious about my coworker betraying me and other, I was bothered about my nasty habit I hate but I keep doing it. In my dream I was in a grassy ground when rats, big and small appeared. The color of the rats are gray. I whack them and killed three because I want to get rid of them. There was one more rat I was trying to kill but it ran into a ground hole. I blocked the entrance of the ground hole with an object and that moment Igot awake.

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        Marylou 

        7 weeks ago

        I dreamed that I stepped on a rat it didn't die but then alot more came out I thought in my dream they were all cute. I wanted to keep them as pets lol.... I felt in my dream so at peace n loved but I don't understand why. I am not afraid of rats but I don't understand the meaning of my dream. Oh yeah and they were all different colors of rats the first one was white, brown,pink,blue,etc.

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        Mike 

        2 months ago

        My dream was 3rd person veiw. But it was about the irish mafia, in the dream he was with a friend that was in a wheel chair. Some guy was dancing in the street then git hit by a car. (no blood no gore) then the dream reset just s couple minutes before. But this time they found there friend being eaten by rats they freaked out then the guy in the wheel chair fell over and ton of rats were eating him. there was a big hole is head and is body split in half with a ton rats pouring out (no blood no guts, just a husk of a body). Then he ran to get out of the ally way and he hit a black bag that stretched across the ally way and freaked out a little bit more

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        Hunter 

        2 months ago

        Recently I’ve been have a recurring dream that I’m trying to trap a brown rat in a cardboard box. I don’t chase after the rat but more call for it to get into the box. This rat doesn’t scare me and when I visualize this dream I think the rat is cute. I did have a pet white rat when I was in elementary school so that might be why I think it’s cute. I get the rat in the box, but every time I can’t unlock the door fast enough to let the rat go free. It’s like I’m in slow motion or that I’ve never unlocked a door before. The animal doesn’t go very fast, but escapes the box that I am hold each time. I’ve had this dream the past couple of nights. The dream doesn’t seem negative because I’m trying to help the rat rather than get the rat out of my house. I don’t think about rats in my day to day life and just curious if this dream might have deeper meaning. Any thoughts?

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        Ayana Branch 

        2 months ago

        I dreamt that a rat bit my cat simba on the head then tried to come for me but then my old boss appeared with a stick in his hand and whacked the rat on its head then gave me the stick to do it as well and the rat just stood still then I woke up

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        Sue 

        2 months ago

        Last night I had dream and in dream I saw that I was cutting off raw coocked rat in kitchen at work place and I feel unpleasant do this cutting off coocked rat and its was light pink colour of rat and its was big massive rat how like big size of big leg beef or like a lumb size . And what's is mean that rat which I cutting off by the knight in kitchen .

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        Chelsea 

        2 months ago

        I was dreaming that i was on my kitchen and i saw a fat gray rat nibbling on something in the corner. I got on top of a chair and yelled at it to try and scare it off but it turned around and jumped really high at me looking angry.

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        PaulaJoy 

        2 months ago

        I dreamt that I was chasing a small black rat..very eager to catch it but I can’t

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        Sam 

        2 months ago

        I dreamt that I was being attacked by either a cat or a rat while trying to steal something. But I wasn't sure because it was so dark. But I was able to Kung Fu kick it and it died. Then after I left, I realized I had dropped my wallet and phone and had to go back to get them. On my way back I stole someone's phone, and before I get to the place I had to walk through a crowded hotel and ask the staff to allow me to go to that spot where I lost my stuff in the back. So an older person who I respect and know in real life offered to take me back there and help me. On the way back we had to walk through dead rats and people wearing rats' furry skin. The people were laying down on the ground and kinda moving their body the way a snake crawls. Then, we got to the spot where my phone was stolen and caught a man who stolen my stuff. We found my phone but I broke it trying to get it from him, and while I was doing that Someone took the phone I had stolen and uploaded the fact that I did it online. I tried to justify it in my head that my stuff was stolen too and that I needed these things. The rats were gray and fury and I was worried I had to go to the hospital because I wasn't sure if it had scratched me or bit me.

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        Jaye 

        3 months ago

        I I dreamt that I was reaching for a cookie and all of a sudden a big fat black rat bit my finger it hurt but it didn't scare me away I kept trying to find the cookie and the rat kept trying to bite me more but that's pretty much all I remember

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        Robert 

        3 months ago

        I had a dream that bash and grey rats came through a hole in the wall ame bash rat look right me and came right for then the rest they started bitting my feet and as i was pulling them they bit my hands there was a man in my dteam trying to fight them off of himself he could not help me.i was siting on a chair there was bash and grey and a few black rats biting my feet i did not shose on i kept shouting get me my shose i could not move my feet.and more i shouted the more they bite my feet i could feel there teeth hiting my skin.

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        Forgotten 

        3 months ago

        dreamed that rat were surrounding me standing there was big whole everywhere

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        Anonymous1k 

        3 months ago

        I dreamed of two, black rats. One was dead, and the body was hung over my doorknocker, the other black rat was dead, chopped up; and tucked under the collar of my red, turtle neeck top, while I was wearing it. What does this dream means?

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        Cole 

        3 months ago

        I dreamed I moved into a new apartment and inside were many rats that were very clean and also looked a bit like squirrels with no or very short tails, some were fully grown and others were babies, even though they didn’t look like typical rats I instinctively knew them to be rats in the dream. They were not threatening but I felt very angry when I saw them and was overwhelmed by the shear number of them. Also in this dream my cat was present and unable or unwilling to do anything about the squirrel-rats. The apartment was a mess but was not filthy.(the way a place looks when you first move in) Another strange detail of this dream was that I was not the person who had moved my belongings into the apartment and there was a family of four living above me who had also just moved into their apartment, it was a duplex type of place. I had this dream twice in the same night, very unsettling.

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        Annonymous 

        4 months ago

        I've had two dreams recently, one of trying to protect a mouse, I believe? There were roughly ten mice but I kept trying to take one or two and put them in a ziplock bag. And just last night, I had another dream of trying to keep a rat in a ziplock bag. The difference is obviously the animals but in my mouse dream, the mice kept dying of suffocation, where in my rat dream, I left the bag open just a touch but the rat kept escaping. I have no idea what the meaning of either of these dreams mean, some explanation would be helpful

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        Michelle 

        4 months ago

        What if you have pet rats and adore them lol? Every rat dream I've ever had was from that perspective. I had a dream where my rats died and I woke up crying and immediately had to go check on them, like my family had died. I had a dream where I was going around rescuing rat families from some kind of disaster (no idea) and I had rats all over my arms and shoulders and was incredibly happy, like I was wrapped in love. I guess at least this article acknowledges that how you feel about rats affects the meaning of the dream.

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        Bethany 

        4 months ago

        I dreamed that I was caring for a rodent. First it was a white mouse, then somehow it turned into a black rat. He was my pet. I even named him Templeton, after the rat from Charlotte's Web. I brought him everywhere I went. Then I found a supposedly empty house with a bed. I took care to tuck Templeton in the bed before going to sleep myself. After a while, the owner of the house came home and found me. Then I realized that the house was filled with animals, including a lot of cats, and I got scared when I realized that Templeton couldn't stay there. I remember picking him up and holding him to my shoulder where he began licking my ear affectionately, as if he knew that I was trying to protect him.

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        Jerry 

        4 months ago

        I dreamt I seen a rat on top of my refrigerator in a box of Decon. As I was watching the rat it turned around and jumped at me like in attack mode I woke up screaming jumping out of bed.

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        Janet 

        4 months ago

        I dreamt a mouse was chewing my right hand very hard this is my second dream come n a row can you help.

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        Unicorn 

        5 months ago

        Mine was about a rat trying to bite me and the little boy and it was a white rat and it was try to go on top of my bed and right when it got on my bed I woke up I hate rats they scare me I would cry if a rat was on my bed

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        Shaz 

        5 months ago

        I saw a small white rat first then a big huge black rat that was next to me but it was as if it was hiding cuz I hadn’t seen it there before then my dad took it and the white rat I only saw

        Can you tell me what this mean plz thanks

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        Andile 

        5 months ago

        I dream abt my sister daughter was throwing out some rat

        Wat does it mean??

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        Ruth Beagar 

        5 months ago

        I dream about rat gave birth to three babies in my sleep. ..

        What is the meaning of this dream????

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        Lorna 

        6 months ago

        I dream a rat,cat and monkey inside the bag

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        Kp 

        6 months ago

        I my dream a brown rat was running around! It wasn't bothering anyone.. I remember feeling a little scared but other than that nothing! What could this mean?

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        ArleneJ 

        6 months ago

        In the dream we thought we had a mouse in the house, but it turned out to be a rat. In the dream, I found it lying down, but awake, in the cat's bed.

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        Nanee 

        6 months ago

        What do meaning have a rat about trying to eat you . running from the rat.

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        ...2 

        7 months ago

        THERE is a mouse that we can’t catch I catch in house. I stayed up countless of nights over this and when I fell asleep I would dream about it. One dream it was on my leg while i was walking and before that it was in the garbage disposal in the sink what does this mean was it really on me or was I dreaming of it because of fear

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        Focus 

        7 months ago

        If you have a dream about a rat and it represents someone. Get away from that person. I was betrayed in the worst way

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        Rebel 

        7 months ago

        I dream about a rat and it bit me but I killed it. ...please what does this means... Please help me out...

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        Nki 

        8 months ago

        I dreamt I was visiting someone and yheb I saw a while rat run/ jump up to where they have their pantry then shortly the rat accidentally falls on my head and am screaming and trying to fetch it out of my hair. What could this mean?

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        piki-tahi 

        8 months ago

        dream: black rat imprisoned in a cage in a tree. white lady pocking black rat with stick. I told her to stop, she wouldn't. I took black rat from cage and home with me. I have much love for black rat. I have a feeling of health and well being around black rat.

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        Jo 

        8 months ago

        I dreamed that someone told me while I was sleeping, they saw a rat on me

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        thozama 

        8 months ago

        i was dreaming that a lot of white rats entering my body could feel it going through my vines. What is the meaning of this dream?

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        Aphi 

        8 months ago

        I dreamt that while my boyfriend and I were laying down on the bed we spotted a rat on top of the bedroom door. My bf quickly threw a shirt at it to get it to the floor. When it landed on the floor it just went crazy running all over the looking for an escape until it decided to climb up onto our bed. My boyfriend took the sheet off the bed with the rat in it and threw it on the floor. It somehow got out of the sheets then ran out of the bedroom. My boyfriend ran behind it with his work boot in an attempt to crush it and he succeeded. But the rat wasn't dead...it just laid there in blood trying to get up. My bf ran out to get something to pick it up with and get it outside but the rat got up and was heading towards me in the bedroom. As I see it approaching I called out to my boyfriend many times and he never responded. I quickly ran to close the door but the rat was faster than I was and it got it in and literally jumped on me and I jumped out of my sleep.

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        Kath 

        8 months ago

        I dreamt of killing a rat by repeatedly stabbing it with a pitch fork. It was awful

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        Kris 

        9 months ago

        I dream a lot of rats coming out from the hole inside the house.what is the meaning of these?

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        Andrea Rodriguez 

        9 months ago

        In my dream I slipped and fell from a puddle of dirty water in my house on top of a white rat. It caught me by surprise and frighten me for a moment until I stopped looked down to see it sniffing me very calmly. It sat straight up and looked at me with its cute red eyes I petted it and went to examine were the puddle came from. It was from a leaking window unit...

        I dream very vividly and I can do anything I want to. I remember from start to finish but I just wanted to tell the part of the tale were the rat interfered...

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        Nora 

        9 months ago

        In my dream i opened a window to give my dog food but little do i know there was a rat behind the wall (like bottom part) i tried to kill it but didnt sucede it crawled inside my room and there on a wardrobe my crush was sitting he wasn't scared but I didn't ask him for help to kill the rat it didnt harm neither harm us but since it was a rat i wanted it out of my house not my crush tho

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        Sheyme 

        9 months ago

        In my dream, I was being chased by a black rat. I was terrified by it. I ran into a door but it was closed. I decided to go inside our house and locked all the doors but still the rat was able to go inside. When I was inside the house, it's a good thing my whole family was there. I was relieved upon seeing them. I woke up after that.

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        SassyJassy 

        9 months ago

        In my dream I had a black rat stuck in my throat and it wanted to go into my body. My mom pulling the rat by the tail as hard as she could and she was struggling trying to get it out. finally we got it out and it ran off and we were all chasing after it trying to kill it. Finally we killed it. It was a very scary dream.

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        Gianni364 

        9 months ago

        In my dream I was in a room laying in bed with my baby and a black rat ran under the covers and kept trying to get closer to my baby I was afraid of the rat in my dream so I assume that means the rat was trying to bite him what does this mean?

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        Zachary Macintyre 

        9 months ago

        In my dream, I was running from my sister and hid in an old house. Every time I looked at the kitchen sink, I saw a brown rat scurrying across the sink. Then the wall was smashed down and I was chased through the house by people with machine guns until I got into an air duct to hide. When I looked around, the air duct was full of rats.

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        julie 

        9 months ago

        i dream about small rats they were different color they were in a container full of water but when i stare at them they were just sleeping i thought they're drowning and i also dream i was protecting the rats from a woman who's killing animals that dont want to serve her so i was hiding the rats the hamster under my sheets it was so weird and i wanna its interpretation

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        Hot wheels 

        9 months ago

        In my dream I got a pet rat and he was white and I loved him so much and he’d just chill and he loved me and would always cuddle me and then a bad animal like a skunk got in and my rat got scared and I was screaming and crying coz I lost him and I think the skunk ate him :( I’m still sad right now being awake I want him back

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        CJ 

        10 months ago

        I was dreaming that brown rats were biting Leon (the actor who I have never met and was not watching anything he was in). There was a hole that steam was coming up from next to his head. A huge pipe fell and closed the hole but the rats kept going. I have no idea what this means.

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        old dreamer 

        10 months ago

        My rat was white and wanted to snuggle with me all the time. There were other small animals in the dream but they were all black..some wanted to be around me but most didn't. None were angry or scary..

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        Anonymous Girl 

        10 months ago

        In my dream I had awoke in a basement; I had been kidnapped. I ripped off the blanket and there were a bunch of mice crawling all over me! They scurried away, and I realized that I had been bitten / icky rash spots from were the mice were. I sprung up in bed in real life, using my hands to brush away non existent mice! Took awhile to fall back asleep!

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        Adhithyan 

        10 months ago

        In the dream .. I was chasing a rat with much hatred and tried hard to kill it by throwing something.. but it escaped!

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        Kateli 

        10 months ago

        Dream was interesting, I remembered I needed to feed my pet rat and was happy to see it, but when I reached my hand down in the cage to pick it up it attacked my finger and bit it and held on, it pressumed to be very hostile and was hissing and kept biting. At one point I threw it in a sink of water and it then drowned.. the rat was grey..

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        Christine 

        10 months ago

        Someone was shoving a rats claw inside of my ear..I was screaming also woke up screaming

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        del 

        11 months ago

        i dreamt the rat was injured and just threw a towel over it ,and think i may have got back into bed,but still a bit scared

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        Nicola Jane 

        11 months ago

        N had a dream I was in my bed room n at first my eyes were very fussy with the results of the biggest and most smaller vision of cats in my ell. It was very scary as I Ren to get someone to take a look,,, and other things I had when the cars turned to rat I was a lover the place n ended up falling in front of them,,, see I was hoping for one of those people who were miraculously not there nomore to help me finally gets up

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        Ashley 

        11 months ago

        I dreamed a very tall lady that I don't know was doing my hair in her apartment.. she had told me to watch out because there was a rat infestation but I wasn't seeing them or being attact... The dream turned into my son and I both leaving amongst rats, and Everytime I step on the floor they would rush to my ankles biting and they would hold in so tight I was prying them off throwing them out of the window were they'd bit and hold on tight to my hands the rats were ranging from humongus and very small... I begged My son to take what he could and let's go, but he was taking so long.. when we got outside I told some pest control people we needed help they tried to in list sex from me in order to help... The rat that i had threw put the window had also got a hold of me again... I kept waking up asking go to take the dream from my head but everytime I closed my eyes I was there again...

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        Diana jones 

        11 months ago

        What does it mean I dreamt of a gray rat coming up out the hole of a kitchen

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        Sharon 

        11 months ago

        I had a dream that I had a cat that was pregnant and it snuck in the basement to have her kittens and when i went down to check on them they were laying on top of a pile of rats they were not hurting thembut they were just laying on top of them

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        Wow 

        11 months ago

        I dreamt of rats in kitchen cabinet digging and shreads of cabinet coming through holes of cabinets. In the dream i told the two young people and one adult that they must leave. I also saw a mentor standing in his pajamas in his bed room. He said (in the dream), he placed a call and that he wasnt leaving. His bedroom was immaculate but the kitchen was where tge infestation was.

        Any suggestions on what this mean?

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        Kim 

        11 months ago

        I was at my house laying down my children had a pet possum but it was cute brown and white it kept coming where I was laying and I would rub and pet it. It would lick my tumb. My daughter came in the room and told me that there was a hole in the the wall a i was touching wild possum from the streets. My grandma always spray her room and didn’t none go in there. So I saw my grandma spraying some blessed oil in her room and took it to spay where I was as I was spraying they all started coming out the wall and all over the floor getting smaller and smaller going away

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        noli 

        11 months ago

        i dreamed about. i caught a 3 black rats in a dark room. and there is someone there with me. and i was saying (hey i caught the rat)

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        Kartik 

        11 months ago

        I dreamed of a white mice going into my pants it was not causing any harm so I felt that something is there in my pants and I removed it but it goes back inside my pants. Please I want to know the meaning of this dream.

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        Jodi 

        11 months ago

        I dreamt that my mom was tutoring someone in fractions and i went with her to the house that had rats. They began to follow me and the owner of the house kept trying to give me the rats saying it was ok it’s cute. I am petrified of rats in my real life: however I’m also horrible at fractions which my mother was tutoring g someone in. Has anyone ever dreamt something like this?

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        Person 

        11 months ago

        These cute rat pictures make it hard to think of rats as a bad omen in dreams but thank you for insight.

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        Jyotsana.sharma 

        12 months ago

        black rat was coming in side tje house dreaming the

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        wendy 

        12 months ago

        had a great rat dream , saw it on a remote control tiny shopping trolley - someone brought it to me and it was a fat brown rat, so friendly, the size of a cat. I was rubbing it's stomach as it was laying on it's back for me. Felt really positive dream. I was happy

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        Tonya 

        12 months ago

        I dreamed of a rat playing in a pipe at my feet. Then the rat got in between my feet were I actually played with it and then tried to throw it out. I was not as scared as I thought I would be or as the other people in my dream. He was a gray rat. I can't understand this dream can someone help me out?

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        Prabh Singh 

        12 months ago

        during my dream, I have seen a brown, thin and fat tail rat.

        it was running very fast around me. that was a little bit scary.

        has anyone experienced the same dream?

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        Me 

        12 months ago

        Moses:

        I just read that it means you will overcome certain health problems or things you feared would stop you from achieving goals. Also, time for new changes in a positive manner. Not to give up and you will succeed.

        Hope it helps. Mine was pretty right. I've been worried about not being able to perform my new possible career because of physical ailments.

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        Me 

        12 months ago

        I just dreamt of the same thing last night Moses. Mine was a dark grey and white though. Multiple of them. Freaked me out when I woke up.

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        Moses 

        12 months ago

        I dreamt swallowing a black rat what does it mean please

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        Zoy 

        12 months ago

        I dreamt of a rat infested den under the sink. The rats where in different sizes from smallest like an ant and as big as a cat. Small rats are afraid when I shoo them away. While huge rats are a bit of afraid but fight back by biting the skin of my foot when it had a chance. It was horrible they keep on coming on and on.

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        Net 

        12 months ago

        In my dream, I caught a rat and tie him up on my foot. I don’t why I did that but the rat is big and it has red eyes

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        NomadBrave 

        12 months ago

        I dreamt about a pool absolutely full of little mice, and I had to get a laundry basket to scoop them out. It was honestly weird.

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        Sassylady 

        13 months ago

        In my dream they were all over me the more I knocked off the more came on me it was so many I couldn't open up my door, just kept crawling on me all over me.

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        Maria Vazquez 

        13 months ago

        My boyfriend killed the rat in my dream

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        Lopez.A 

        13 months ago

        Imy dream was that I saw a rat and my dad was stepping on it squeezing it with his feet and then picking it up and putting it on my face .I was screaming and cring.

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        Iris 

        13 months ago

        I dream of being cornered in a bathroom stall with tons of black rats coming for me and crawling all over me

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        Smds s.....ra 

        13 months ago

        In my dream rat used to live in my house and we r js friendly playing like anything even our cat also used to like the rats he dont bite the rats...

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        Alisha 

        14 months ago

        My granddaughter dreamed of rats trying to get me while I was in the bathtub she was trying screaming for help.

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        Nikiwe 

        14 months ago

        Iwas chasing trying to hit it with what ever I was holding ,could not see biting me but I saw at the back of my right hand a bit about 2cm deep as compared to the size of this rat. all of a sudden it changed to be a small boy and we made peace ...I really dont mind them in real life , and I was not scared in the dream. Wonder what is the meaning ??

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        Pam 

        14 months ago

        I dreamt that I gave birth to a pale gray rat. I loved it but there was something wrong. I wanted everyone around me (including my two sons) to help me figure out what was wrong with it.

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        daniela 

        14 months ago

        in my dream i was looking for the rats that somebody had lost and i found them and their was a couple , but i remember saying their was thousands but really their was only about 11 maybe /more. i remember thinking they were kinda cute but at the same time i didn't want to get close to them

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        Samantha 

        14 months ago

        In my dream, I was taking a shower I heard something so I pulled back the curtain. I saw a gray rat on the countertop but thought nothing of it, I went on to taking my shower. Next i looked up on the shower rod there was the rat, it jumped off at me so I quickly tried to capture it in the shower curtain but it wiggled out and latched onto my pinky finger. I opened the curtain and squidhed the rat with the heel of my cowgirl boot on the counter. I got dressed then noticed a giant hole in the back of my cabnit where we keep the towels, more than about 6 rats came running out. Then I woke up. I'm pregnant so I'm used to crazy dreams, but never have I been overpowered by such a small being.

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        Shipra 

        14 months ago

        I saw thousands of rats....they were chased by Eagles... and I saw my brother in danger due to that.... this dream was terrifying and annoying. I wish I could know, what does that mean.

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        unknown 

        15 months ago

        i dreamed about two rats in my bed but i was holding them by there head trying to break there heads but it bit me than i ran n woke up i dont remmber the color of them it was black or bown i wasn't scared of it though

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        SONJA 

        15 months ago

        I dreamed about 4 dogs all black, 2 big ones like sheep chasing dogs, and two small black dogs, but i knew that they were my dogs which is actually Yorkies. One of the small dogs had the rat in her mouth holding it like she does with her toys and the bigger dogs were watching the other small one not to take it from her. But before this dream, another dream where my husband was laying on his side on a carpet talking to someone called her "darling". I confronted him and he told me who he was talking too on which i picked up the ashtray and hit him on the side of his face. Talking about betrayal? Any comments?

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        Ojojo 

        15 months ago

        The first time i saw this black rat with long mouth in my dream I was afraid and I try to kill it with my pillow but before I could see it ran alway. Tonight again this black rat came again with same experience and it ran into hole.

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        Tabitha Sims 

        15 months ago

        Dream of calling rats what is the meaning of it

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        sofia 

        15 months ago

        Last night I dreamt of me walking at night with all my family, then a really skinny golden retirever came and a rat followed, at first it was innocent, the rat would tickle the dog and they looked like friends. Then, the dog left, and the rat kept following us, then it started to attack me, like grabing my hand and licking it and no one helped me. Then, we got home, and my stepmom carriend the rat and was like yea we should let it inside and I screamed no dont. She did it anyway. I remember being on the couch and my uncle and his family playing near me on the floor. And my mom was also near. Idk where my stepmom went and my dad didnt seem to be there. While on the couch, the rat jumped on and hung from my arm insanely tight and wouldn't let go, I screamed for help and no one would do anything, they kept playing and doing their thing. I then screamed as loud as possible and then awoke to myself screaming. That was he first time I dreamt about rats. The rat was brown.

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        Patricia 

        16 months ago

        I dreamt that the house I had just purchased was infested with rats. I don't think I ever saw any rats, they were all in the garage, I could hear them but never saw any of them.

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        Lena 

        16 months ago

        Maybe about 5-10 minutes ago I dreamt about a rat I was in the restroom cleaning and I was gathering clothes and putting them in a pile well then the pile started to move and the rat uncovered its head and somewhat of its body is started screaming or crying and me i had one foot on the toilet but for some reason I couldn't lift my other one and the rat never came at me it just stayed somewhat covered in in the Clothes screaming Then the dream ended *the rat looked maybe a dark brown or a light blackish maybe greyish looking color*

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        jaffo 

        16 months ago

        I associate rats with filth and disease. I had a dream where rats where coming out of holes in the corners of my house. I would try and patch a hole but more rats would emerge from other holes. I'd kill one rat but 10 more would replace it. I'd try stuffing toxic chemicals from the holes where the hordes of rats would emerge and for a while there would be temporary relief. However, before long, deformed rats would emerge from the holes once again and defile my living space.

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        Debbie 

        17 months ago

        Low blood glucose abruptly woke me early today but seconds before I had a very short dream that remains in my memory

        In my dream two rats were racing up a huge flight of stairs

        Details:

        rats were grey

        on two legs

        rats were happy

        one of the rats was ME

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