Lifestyle Pita Rat is the new Pizza Rat Pita Rat is the new Pizza Rat By Melissa Kravitz firstname.lastname@example.org Updated January 16, 2016 10:18 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet gShare Email Either Pizza Rat's cravings have taken a Middle Eastern twist or his time in the spotlight is over. A new video shows not one but two rats taking a whole piece of pita bread up the stairs of the Herald Square subway station. It appears the rodent duo is trying to hoard the entire round of flatbread, perhaps holding out for a good hummus find? With an abundance of halal carts in the neighborhood, its no surprise that Middle Eastern food is trending in the rat community. Say goodbye to your Pizza Rat stuffed animals and tattoos, 2016 is now the year of Pita Rat. By Melissa Kravitz email@example.com Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic #PizzaRat and his friends test the MTAMore rats will be taking care of the trash for us it seems. Forget Pizza Rat; rodent complaints are up, report saysThe city says more complaints doesn't necessarily mean there are more rats. Donut Rat is Pizza Rat's newest underground nemesis Yes, donut rat happened. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.