Gerbils, hamsters, guinea pigs may be friendly company for students in dorms

There are 7 comments on the Sep 19, 2007, BG News story titled Gerbils, hamsters, guinea pigs may be friendly company for students in dorms. In it, BG News reports that:

“Some students may feel if we allow a hamster or a gerbil, why not a chinchilla or a hedgehog, but they do have their differences”

Issue date: 9/20/07 Section: Campus As students settle back into dorm life, they may be missing a furry friend back home. via BG News

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Barrie, Canada

#1 Sep 29, 2007
i think that Hamsters are the cutets things in the world
i am gettiing a baby one myself
i would alow chincillas and hedghogs !
they wont do any harm
just make sure that the owner is responsiable

San Antonio, TX

#3 Oct 3, 2007
all animals are my favorite.


#4 Oct 9, 2007
I had guinea pigs when I was a child they were lovely.

Blackburn, UK

#5 Oct 10, 2007
i love hamsters mine does trickes.

Brighton, UK

#6 Oct 25, 2007
please comment on my forum 'help with a gerbil death' it's urgent. thanks.
oh and i love all animals yeah

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#7 Feb 25, 2012
There are actually a couple of colleges that allow students to bring there pets with them. Even cats and dogs under a certain weight range.

Seattle, WA

#8 Apr 19, 2012
Just doesn't sound like a very good idea.

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