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Not Your Ordinary Mouse
I always stopped in the pet store to stare at the dogs, wishing I could get one. One day, a nearby cage full of baby mice caught my attention. Their tiny bodies were only as long as the tip of my thumb to its first knuckle. They were all amazing colors--silky, long-furred russets with dove-gray underbellies, gorgeous blonds, chocolate browns, and a few spotted ones. They were just mice, but they were beautiful.
I was fresh out of college, and my brand-new lease firmly stated no dogs or cats, but not "no mice." This was my best opportunity to get a smart, trainable pet. I knew rats w [...]