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Pets of Dalhosuie: Meet Templeton, Pixie, Candy and Scara
Get to know Templeton, Pixie, Candy and Scara, four rats who live with Deanna Foster, executive assistant to the Dean in the Faculty of Dentistry.
Name: Templeton, Pixie, Candy, Scara
Species/breed: Rats, possibly bred at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), where they learned how to read and steal electricity. (Movie reference from The Secret of NIMH)
Fave food: bacon, candy, grapes, licking the bottom of a glass with wine or beer in it when no one is looking. just about anything other than cheese. They will not eat it.
Special tricks: Hides in dressers when it’s time to go back into their cage. Never staying still except when sleeping. Making everyone laugh.
Best quality: So much personality and fun. Rats are very cuddly and playful. They want lots of attention and interaction, and are incredibly smart.
Social media platform or handle, if available: Alas no
Don't forget to check out the previous pets we've featured this month — Penny, Toby, Lily and Luna, Moo-Joe, Mudkip, Rocky, Angus, Metadata Futurecat, Tobi Ezkiel, Cider, Winston, Nacho Kitty and Mr. Biscuits, Noah, Malachi, Oliver and Finnley, Henry, Tilly, Cosmo and Olive— as well as pets from previous months:
The month in pets: January
The month in pets: February
The month in pets: March
The month in pets: April
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