Rat Dream Meanings and Interpretations

Updated on April 15, 2016

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?


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.
A dream of a rat in a cage might reflect your waking feelings. | Source

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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      old dreamer 5 hours 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 6 days 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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 2 weeks ago

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

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      del 4 weeks 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 6 weeks 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 6 weeks 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 6 weeks ago

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

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      Sharon 7 weeks 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 7 weeks 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 7 weeks 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 7 weeks 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 7 weeks 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 7 weeks 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 8 weeks 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 2 months ago

      black rat was coming in side tje house dreaming the

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      wendy 2 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 2 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 2 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 2 months ago


      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 2 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 2 months ago

      I dreamt swallowing a black rat what does it mean please

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      Zoy 2 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 2 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 2 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 3 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 3 months ago

      My boyfriend killed the rat in my dream

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      Lopez.A 3 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 3 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 5 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 5 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 5 months ago

      Dream of calling rats what is the meaning of it

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      sofia 5 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 6 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 6 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 6 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 7 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


      rats were grey

      on two legs

      rats were happy

      one of the rats was ME

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      Cooty 7 months ago

      I had a dream about a dark brown huge rat with red eyes. It was in a cage and looking at me. Somehow it escaped and came running my way so fast. I was terrified and just stood still. When it got to me I just opened my legs and it hit the wall behind me so badly. The rats head fell away from the body. Woke up horrified. I have no idea what this means

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      Marman N 7 months ago

      I dreamed lot of rats their black and big rats. I fear them and I got annoyed with them so I set a trap then i caught one. I wanted to kill it by drowning but it didnt happen. What does that mean?

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      Nishtha 7 months ago

      I saw many baby rats in my room, they were in my shelf, my drawer, and at other places. their color was off-white. I got scared of them and running here and there.

      Would you please tell me about what does it predict?

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      sydney hall 7 months ago

      ok the rat was brown and white, it was my pet and sometimes it would run away but i was always happy to find it again, other times it would come when i called it and sit on my shoulder---- what the heck does that mean ?

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      Nora 7 months ago

      I dreamed of a grey rat with a pink tail. I was searching for it and at the same time terrified of it. At one point I saw the rat sitting on bed hiding in a spiral place of my messy blanket and I turned around to my family and whispered in excitement and fear to hand me a weapon and then my mother handed me a Katana that she used to have as a decorative item in early 2000's (I never forget it, not sharpened sword) and I swong at it the first time I hit it and the impact tossed around in pain but it was still moving the second swing made it split in half and then its insides begun to take over its outsides and a sudden bad smell started to vaporize the air . I smelled it's death in the dream.. any explanation?

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      Tyra Z 8 months ago

      I so a rat In my dreams I looked terrified in my dream!!!!.. So bad

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      Nicky 8 months ago

      I had a dream that I bit the heads off of 2 rats at the same time. I remember feeling grossed out and spitting them out. I Do not fear rats, I had them as pets when I was a kid. Can anyone help me to understand my dream?

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      Pat 9 months ago

      I found the interpretation very useful. last night I dreamt of a school of rats hanging out at a corner of my backyard. They were all grey rats and one in particular looked very dirty. when I looked around I saw one of them caught under a bucket.

      I believe that I have been cheated by someone close to me. I know from experience that this person cannot be trusted.

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      Tonie 10 months ago

      Thank you for this website...it helped me not feel sick to my stomach as did that dream of RATS! did..

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      Mike 10 months ago

      I had a dream that I had a grey rat in a box and I was hiding it in the stonewall in front of our house and there was something else in the box but I can't remember what it was. I am disgusted and or fearful or rats. In the dream, I just wanted to get rid of it.

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      jody rattigan 10 months ago

      Every night I dream or rats or mice in different ways. It leaves me very uneasy. Thank you for the insight,

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      Judy V 10 months ago

      I cought a rat in my dream and threw it out the front door of the house.

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      Lornieloo 11 months ago

      I had a dream the other night that I was going to one of the car parks where I work and there was a large cage with a white rat in it and I for some reason threw in a pear. The rat escaped from the cage. I would like to add that this is a work place that I am not happy in and wish to find another job and leave. I have interpreted this dream as I AM going to escape

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      norigenpino 12 months ago

      Thanks Godt that my dream rat meaning is good in love and married

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      Sam 13 months ago

      I dreamt of a black rat and two pink ones last night,so they was clearly young rats but they was big,there is nothing on here about no fur rats ha i saw them running away and then throughout the dream i was asleep in bed and i felt them crawling up my back and i flipped them off me and they ran away. I am scared of rats but have no hate for them. I never remember my dreams either,so it is slightly weird. I cant find anything on this though.

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      Chelsea 14 months ago

      Hi there I had a dream about one of my pet rats and my dream was that he escaped and in my dream I was looking for him nd feeling through my quilt nd I woke up and I sat up still looking for him but then I felt nothing iv been having the same dream every night and I don't know why I love rats I think they are so cute they arnt repulsive at all they are really lovable.

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      fraick 14 months ago

      Huh. I used to have this surreal dream on my birthday, it changed every time, but there was always a rat. It'd talk in a male voice and we'd just chill. I was really little and I also remember that there was an empty room with a bunch of tables laid out. Then boars ran through the room like the scene in the lion king. The last birthday dream I'd ever had, the rat was talking to me through a radio. I'm sorta curious on what it might mean.

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      ta 14 months ago

      In my dream i saw a rat at the air vent in bedroom looking at me as i awoke i was curious it was huge it spoke and was quite calm

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      Harmon 14 months ago

      I had a dream a couple nights ago that a dark brown large size rat appeared on my outside window sill an was sniffing up an down pacing back an forth on the sill trying his hardest to get inside the house through the window. I am not afraid of rats an once had one as a pet..I find them cute an friendly unlike many.. Have still yet to interpret my dream tho..

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      Darshan 14 months ago

      I had dreamt and I saw That tat is borning

      What's the meaning??

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      Francis 14 months ago

      I dreamed that I was sitting on the floor (it had carpet that was dirty) and I looked under the bed and there were 2 dead rats (they were patched with black and white colors). There were also 3 big dead roaches. While in the dream the only thing I felt was curiosity about why there and my feelings were neutral, were there. Any idea what this means.

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      Jack inman 14 months ago

      I dreamt of being scared an cornered by grey aggressive rats I still don't understand it ? I was with my girlfriend an we couldn't escape our house was infested they had took over our home

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      LaLa 15 months ago

      Last night I had a dream where a very large black rat entered the room and I had an immediate feeling of superiority. I tried to scare it away and it laughed at me and started chasing me. (A huge laughing rat!!

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      Rachel 15 months ago

      My dream... I am with my boyfriend in an upatairs bedroom in a house. The house(room) is familiar, similar to his homeplace(bedroom) (he lived up until recently). I think we were just preparing to make the bed.. it is not clear what time it was. A black cat (he has a black cat who lives in his house) came into the room, I don't much like her. She is doing something and he takes her and throuws her out the window (this is okay because she can land on her feet and she does act a pest a lot). Then I notice a rat. A big rat. My boyfriend takes it and flings it out the window. I go to the window to watch the cat maybe take and eat the rat. This doesn't happen. The rat is now back up on the same level as I outside to the right of the window. I scream. {I say to my boyfriend ''the rat...''. We swap places. He now goes to the rat, takes him and starts to struggle to try and trow him out the window again. He is battling the strength of the rat in his hands. He throws the rat again, this happens just after the rat bites his hand between the index finger and thee thumb( I think but am unsure.. on the right hand). I then woke up. There was a feeling in the dream of calm and not panic. when I woke up I was concerned as I asked spirit for a sign and direction on my relationship. This is what I got. Any help would be appreciated. the rat, the cat, the bite, the throwing out of rat. the location.

      before I had the dream and before we went to sleep last night I had strange visions/understandings, hence forth I asked the question of direction and help. I asked my boyfriend a random question which he refused to answer. Got angry with. I then nodded off to sleep. I woke up maybe a few mins. after to realise he was not in the bed. I was a little panicked. I went upstairs to the kitchen and he had the laptop out on the table. The question I had asked him before he got angry and refused to answer was ''who have you been messaging recently with on facebook?''. I don't know why this had to be asked but my gut said so.

      When I went to the kitchen and saw him online, he told me that he knew I had been logging in to his accounts and lalala. He was angry and there and then checking his fb. Anyway, I said nothing and went to bed. I had this dream this morning. I would really appreciate offers with its interpretation. Thank you.

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      Nayblev 16 months ago

      I had a dream of sticking my hand in a Kleenex box and when i did the rat pokes thru the slot on the Kleenex box and was hissing. It scared me so bad I woke up. O am someone afraid of rats.

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      Ashley 16 months ago

      My dream is kind of bizarre. I dreamt of 2 rats one white rat and one brownish black rat. It came running up to me and bit my foot and wouldn't let go it got pretty graphic at this point my husband was trying to get it off of me and pulling it away but he had my blood vessel from my foot in its mouth and wouldn't let go. We finally got it off. I was terrified of this rat but it seemed like no one else was even though they saw what this rat did to me. In this dream the 2 rats were someone's pets the white one didn't harm me only the dark one did. After I had gotten bit all my kids started petting the one that just bit me and I was scared for them to get bit like I did.

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      Viovio 17 months ago

      I dreamt that i was kind of like at a side walk with trees and a huge black rat came over to me(it's black because I can only see it's shadow). It didn't chase me but I was afraid because his tail is super long. I realize It was raining too. But after that my uncle came to sort of rescue me. What does this mean? Can someone help interpret this for me?

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      Tammy R 18 months ago

      I recently this morning today, had dreamed about a rat unsure of the colour been chased and set on fire right in front of me. I felt anger toward the killer and pity for the rat. No matter what animal species is considered to be in people's point of view. Even though I ain't a person to adopt a rat but I respect all creatures small and great. To see a rat been chased and torched on fire had me questioned why.

      I asked my dreams of Gaia tarot too and what I've learned was interesting. And very concerning but very spot on as my current situation is my biggest obstacle at present time.

      A friend I've trained in the women's gym had decided to have a go in Hapkido for the first time and observed the environment also. What she said that she enjoyed the lesson but my intuition indicates that she may not return for future lessons which is fine. I'm used to training alone in whatever I wish to learn and become strong in but acceptable to others that wish to follow my footsteps but on their terms not mine.

      Also I've learned that there is hidden jealousy and silent bullying in my mists but unsure who it may be just yet. I believe in if going to take up the sword never allow any change your decision and choice once have taken the persona of self promotion and strength. If others envy hate or despise you, then they must sort themselves to move forward and stop putting others down.

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      Vera 18 months ago

      I was dreaming that I'm cleaning/swiping the floor of my porch and saw a dark gray Rat, The rat was flat on the stomac and crying. I didn't know if to remove it, I just felt bad but also I was thinking at the dream at the same time that this is a trick and than woke up.

      At work I was about to let go of 2 people but my husband felt bad especially for one of them so I gave them 2 weeks trial time to change - I'm not sure that the dream tells me to swipe away / get rid of the "rat"??

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      Michelle 18 months ago

      I dreamed last night that hundreds of blackish brown rats infested my home, due to an abandon house across the street, full of rats being torn down.

      Rats were everywhere in my house except for the kitchen area. The rats attacked guess that came to visit and what appeared to be hundreds of them chased a friend out of my house. The friend was laying down in an upstairs bedroom. He was bitten on the hand and chased outside down the street.

      Rats completly took over the neighbors house and they had to move into my house and we were all in the kitchen afraid of the rats trying to call someone to come and help get rid of the rats.

      This was a nightmare and this dream really bothered me because I am afraid of rats; do not like them at all; they are filthy dirty pest that are full of desease.

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      Mar 19 months ago

      I saw two rats in my dream last night, like they were flying n one fly straight into my husband mouth n the nex one coming at me

      n i killed it. Right now I'm worried about it.

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      Crizzy 19 months ago

      I dreamt of a rat trying to balance in long stick that was balanced in a pail inside a clean room. When the rat came to the end of the stick, the pail tumbled and now the rat was at my face. I was disgusted at it so I threw it on the floor. Initially the rats color was black, but when I glanced at it again, it became white, but the room i was in became messy just when the rat turned white.

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      Alison 19 months ago

      I had the most awful dream last night ... We had two hamsters in a cage who got on very well! The cage had a hole on the top where you could attach a tube. We were looking after a big black goofy rat ( don't ask me why lol cos I really don't like them!!!) the rat escaped from the cage and got into the hamster cage and killed one of the hamsters . I had to go and get some gardening gloves to get the rat out of the cage before it killed the other. I was terrified......then I woke up

      Can anyone please help me with this interpretation?

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      nancy 19 months ago

      I dreamed I was in a dark building and there were several large white rats running around and one by one I was catching them by their tails and carrying them outside. I didn't kill them but I was determined to get them out of this building. I wasn't bitten or even afraid. I was just so determined to get rid of them.

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      Lidia 19 months ago

      So i have two hamsters. And i dreamed i was going to pet one of them when he turned around it was a rat. Then i noticed my hamsters were gone and i went to look for them. Then a bunch of rats appeared everywhere but they were imitating my hamsters with the colors and everything. I started getting scared because they were popping out everywhere. I told my mom and we were trying to get them out. But since it was raining and it was flooded they didnt want to leave and then i woke up.

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      Eros 19 months ago

      I'm on my vacation right now and something terrible happen during my trip.....I had a dream of black dead rat floating on the water pool, what does it mean? I just got accident 4 days ago dropped my back really hard on the sitting position when the big waves slum into the boat and I got lifted like 3 feet high and slummed down to where I'm sitting, I felt my spinal got so stiff and I can't move and I felt so much pain that I almost felt my back was broken and dislocated.

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      radhika 19 months ago

      there are 4 rats but one man pick one one rat and through the out side but after the throughout the rats I can,t see those are live or dead.

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      Tee 20 months ago

      I had a dream last night that a dark brown rat bit my finger terribly. Now im concerned to what it means.

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      Terry 20 months ago

      I dreamt of lots of black rats, maybe 20 or 30 in a square room. They were running everywhere on the floor and up the walls and I couldn't get away from them.

      I am scared of rats when I am awake, so it can only have been a negative feeling. I seem to remember other parts of the dream which included two people in my life who really let me down (perhaps referring to the deceit mentioned in the text above). Tonight I'm hoping for fluffy bunnies!

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      Melissa 21 months ago

      I had a dream last night that 2 rats entered my apt looking for something they were sniffing everywear.I got close to them so I could frighten them so they could leave;however they were the one pushing me back.It was a overwhelming feeling.

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      Hate rats 21 months ago

      The dream I had was there was quiet a few brown rats over me trying to bite me I hate rats. Am so ascard of them

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      Jess 22 months ago

      Had a dream this morning. There were several white rats emerging from a tube-like pipe device. If I remember correctly, one or some came up to me, and bit me on the arm. This was a strange and usual dream. Never had this encounter in a dream before. If anyone has a clue or solution for this, let me know.

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      cynthia 22 months ago

      dream of rats last 1 walking across my dresser 1 on nightstand 1 on bed while i was sitting chair

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      fkyuh 22 months ago

      i dreamed i was inside my old house holding a brown rat in my hands (kind of taming it) but it nibbled and bit my fingers. i kept it in my hands until i could get my camera phone out and i threw it sky high out the front door killing it. it switched to a bigger rat (maybe a beaver) trying to get in my window but i fought it off.. fucked

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      Jojo 23 months ago

      Hi there

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      Meng 2 years ago

      I was dreaming about a black rat eatin/killing by a black snake...what does it means,,

      It really bothers me,,help,,


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      tami 2 years ago

      I had a dream that these people were using people for rat food.

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      Kecia 2 years ago

      I had a dream last night about a rat. I asked my mom to come check on my animals. She found my parakeet dead and torn apart and a large rat (the size of a chihuahua) in my bird's cage. She kept caught the rat (which was brown) and put it in a freezer ziplock bag and then in a box. When I came home and saw it I got really angry and grabbed the tv remote and hit the rat in the head several times. Then using my bare hands I abused it. I don't remember the dream after that. But in the dream I can vividly remember a very sad look on the rats face when i was hitting it in the head with the remote. If you knew me, you would know I could NEVER hurt any kind of animal. I spent 9 years at a vets office saving all animals. When I woke up I was very angry with myself and still am. I can shake that poor rats sad face out of my head.

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      jane 2 years ago

      I dreamt of a dead brown rat found between the doors of my shower. My best friend has just been told her 18 year old son has three weeks to live which has come from nowhere we did not expect this and I was with her when she was told the news.

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      Kyle Reese 2 years ago

      I was dreaming about that i was in elegant place and the garden had rats. Please give me answers to this because i am really freaked out.

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      karen hanley 2 years ago

      I dreamt about lots of large brown rats... not nice.x

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      Sherry 2 years ago

      I dream 3 rat running and playing I was not afraid of them

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      Lucy 2 years ago

      I dreamed of a rat jumped on my face, tried to bite me , but didn't. Then it fell off without hurting me. I have never ever dreamed or ever thought of rats. The strangest dream ever!! I was in a relationship, off & on for seven months. Maybe that has something to do with how I was feeling at the time insecure, unhappy, and not sure whether to stay in that relationship or not. But didn't want to let go, cuz I was in love with that gentleman. But I don't believe he loved me. We finally parted , and I feel it was for the best , my best

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      janet 2 years ago

      I dreamed of a white rabbit on my bed and I went over and petted it. Then it turned into a white rat. The rat hissed at me. I got scared and ran got help we hunted the rat down and killed it. What does this mean?

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