Updated 22 April 2013

My unusual pet

Is your best mate a pot-bellied pig or a Burmese python perhaps? Or a bunny maybe? Or a goat?


Dogs and cats rule the popularity charts, but some of us prefer pets who are a little..different.

Parrots, ferrets, guineapigs, tortoises and anyone else of the non-canine non-feline variety – it’s their time to shine in Health24’s Unusual Pets Gallery.

If you’d like to see your quirky companions included, please do send them to us - their most photogenic pic, their name, and a line or two about them. 

NB: Please no illegal pets, only those you have a permit for or that are freely allowed.


Send us your pictures to our community mailbox and your pet could be on our site.


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