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Pets of Dalhousie: Meet Gus

Posted by Communications, Marketing and Creative Services on February 11, 2021 in Community Highlights

Get to know Gus, a Quarter Horse Gelding belonging to Sandy Bennett, an administrative assistant in the Medical Research Development Office.

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Name: Gus

Nickname: Gussy

Species/breed: Quarter Horse Gelding

Age: 16

Fave food: Carrots and peppermints

Special tricks: Knows how to give hugs!

Best quality: His calm disposition and easygoing personality. He loves being around people especially small children and loves being the centre of attention!

Social media platform or handle, if available: We don’t have any.

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Read more about this series on Dal News. And don't forget to check out the previous pets we've featured in this space, including Camden, Juno, Bristow and Milo, Uke, Birdie, Varric, Toby, Charlie, Shuri, Ranger and Hazel, Darla, MacKenzie and Nicola, and Harley.