The Animated Pet Rat is an animated Halloween item made in 2006. It appears to be a rat with claws on its hands and feet, as well as sharp teeth. When activated it rocks back and forth and it moves it's mouth as its eyes light up while making various growing noises.
- The prop was sold only at Garden Ridge. (Also known as At Home.)
- The prop was supposed to be Dr. Shivers' official pet.
- It has the same audio as the Gnawing Rat prop.