Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Me and My Pet

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Me and My Pet

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ANDY ASTON of Coulby Newham tells us about his pets.

What pets do you have?

Two dogs, Sally, a white and brown Lurcher cross and Archie a Jack Russell cross. We also have two hamsters, Brian and Lucy and two goldfish.

My wife, Jacqui, named Sally because she thought of it and she really liked it. I thought Archie looked like an Archie, boring I know.

What do your pets do that makes you laugh?

Archie sits on your knee and gives you a proper hug which always makes us laugh, although visitors think he is a bit mad. Sally is very jealous of my wife even though she is her dog and when I kiss or hug my wife, Sally cries and howls.

Any bad habits?

Archie can be very greedy and pinch Sally's food.

Sally likes to pinch fruit from the fruit bowl when there is no one home.

If they could speak what would they say? …

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