Rat rings are phenomena said to arise when a number of rats become intertwined at their tails. Historically, there are various superstitions surrounding rat kings, and they were often seen as an extremely bad omen, particularly associated with plagues.
A rat king is a rare phenomenon arising in rats where a number of rats become intertwined at the tails. The museum Mauritianum in Altenburg (Thuringia) shows the largest well-known mummified rat king, which was found in consisting of 32 rats.
Rat King (Germanic Cryptid) - Spreaders of diseases, the terrible Rat Kings turn normal rats more hostile and make them infectious with diseases. They look like a group of Dire Rats that were merged together with their tails.