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  1. CCTV footage shows moment sneaky diner tries to get out of paying his ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Daily Record

    CHRISTOPHER Baker is seen releasing the rodent before yelling 'it's a rat. I'm not eating here, I want my money back' as he went to pay his bill.

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  2. Watch sneaky Valentine's Day diner release pet rat in restaurant in bid to get a free mealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Mirror.co.uk

    But he ended up in court after pest control realised the rodent was a domestic animal because it had recently 'had a hair cut' A thrifty diner got out of paying for his Valentine's Day meal - after releasing his pet rat into the restaurant, a court heard. Sneaky Christopher Baker, 28, ordered a slap-up dinner at a bistro - but then secretly produced the rodent from his pocket.

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  3. Now that's a love rat! Moment diner released pet rodent into...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Daily Mail

    Now that's a love rat! Moment diner released pet rodent into restaurant to avoid paying for his Valentine's Day buffet meal for one that cost A 7.25 This is the moment a diner tried to get out of paying for his A 7.25 Valentine's Day buffet meal for one by releasing his pet rat into the restaurant. Christopher Baker, 28, ordered the meal from the Borneo Bistro in Sunderland and sat down to eat alone, before pulling the pet rodent from his pocket, releasing it onto the floor and demanding a refund.

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  4. Pet rats found dumped inside box with Polish messages scrawled on itRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Daily Record

    TWO pet rats were dumped at an Edinburgh shopping centre inside a cardboard box with messages thought to be in Polish scrawled over it. The Scottish SPCA are appealing for information after the animals were abandoned at the St James Centre on Wednesday March 11. The two male domestic rats are now in the care of the charity's Edinburgh Animal Rescue and Rehoming Centre in Balerno.

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  5. Unexpected visitors can get surprised - Mon, 29 Dec 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    DEAR MISS MANNERS: My husband and I have pet rats. They are trained domestic rats that bear little resemblance to the kind that live in subways.

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  6. Miss Manners: Unexpected visitors may get what they deserveRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Dear Miss Manners: My husband and I have pet rats. They are trained domestic rats that bear little resemblance to the kind that live in subways.

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  7. Miss Manners: Is it OK to answer the door with a rat on my shoulder?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    DEAR MISS MANNERS: My husband and I have pet rats. They are trained domestic rats that bear little resemblance to the kind that live in subways.

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  8. Shelter plans to adopt rats that took over homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | ABC Action News

    ... heads so quickly." "I did get attached to them," said Florine Brown, whose family made a call for help when her two pet rats turned into hundreds, overrunning her home. It's not just rats - an estimated 500 - the SPCA is helping. They're also ...

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  9. Twilight Star Nikki Reed Adopts Pet Rat Into Her Animal Loving LifeRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Twilight Star Nikki Reed Adopts Pet Rat Into Her Animal Loving LifeThis article originally appeared on Dr. Mahaney's Pet-Lebrity News column on Pet360.com as Twilight Star Nikki Reed Adopts Pet Rat Into Her Animal Loving Life. I love learning either firsthand or through media reports about the animal family members making up the households of celebrities.

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  10. Selling the HouseRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | The American Scholar

    The prospect of selling the house has been floated, after 20 years of residence and three children and two dogs, and though you and I both know that this discussion will now maunder along for another year or two or three, and somehow will finally entail serious money out of pocket so as to achieve only a slight financial loss after all the dust settles, not to mention vast and incomprehensible logistical snarls as regards to packing and moving, still, the very idea of Selling the House causes me to sit here on the porch and remember and recall so very many tiny but not tiny things: Like the hurried harried building of the rickety front fence so that the three small children did not stagger down the sloping lawn and over the edge into the thickets of poison oak and vengeful wasps; and the line of brave skinny white cedar trees that used to stand between us and the neighbor to the east; ... (more)

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  11. Grieving pet owner seeks taxidermy droneRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Dutch inventors Bart Jansen and Arjen Beltman struck again recently when Pepeijn Bruins, 13, called on them to help him grieve over his pet rat, Ratjetoe, who had to be put down because of cancer.

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  12. Furry FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | The Inter-Mountain

    Creatures of all shapes and sizes had their time in the spotlight Monday during the 78th Mountain State Forest Festival Pet Show.

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  13. So. Fla veterinarian to get national exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | WPTV Local News

    Jade, a 19-year-old bird, is getting some tender loving care. Her owner Kim Duff says for years she's been going to Dr. Susan Kelleher for check-ups, whether it's for a special diet or an injury.

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  14. News of the Weird, Pet EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Psychology Today

    Odd stories about people and their pets regularly cross my desk. But this week has been particularly weird.

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  15. Schoolboy's dead pet rat turned into remote controlled flying drone toyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    When you've stuffed a cat and made it fly, why not do the same for a rat? Inventors ease schoolboy's grief with bizarre flying rodent project A sad schoolboy's dreams came true when inventors breathed new life into his dead rat and brought it back to life - as a flying drone! Pepeijn Bruins, 13, was shattered by the death of his pet rodent Ratjetoe , until he remembered the bizarre work of inventors Arjen Beltman and Bart Jansen. They had stuffed a cat and made it fly by turning it into a drone, and Pepeijn asked his Dad if they could do the same for Ratjetoe.

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  16. Now that's a tail plane! Inventors come to the aid of bereft...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Now that's a tail plane! Inventors come to the aid of bereft schoolboy by turning his dead pet rat into a DRONE A schoolboy left devastated by the death of his pet rat has had the animal stuffed and turned - into a flying rodent. Pepeijn Bruins, 13, was heartbroken when his pet Ratjetoe - Dutch for Rattatouille - was stricken with cancer and he had to have him put down.

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