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Perfect pets: Sheldon the hamster likes bananas and peppers

PUBLISHED: 15:26 11 December 2014 | UPDATED: 15:26 11 December 2014

Sheldon the hamster

Sheldon the hamster

Archant - taken by hamster's owner Holly Fordham

Sheldon the hamster takes his health seriously it seems.

According to his owner Holly Fordham, who lives in Harper Close, Chafford Hundred, the five month old’s favourite foods are yellow peppers and bananas and he enjoys nothing better than running half a marathon on his wheel at night “when we are trying to sleep!”

Do you have a cute pet? Email a photo and a bit about it to livelocal@archant.co.uk.

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