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LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2012 7:18AM
The bribery worked very well. Two lovely pet portraits.

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An acquired taste these wee beasties, most people would rather have something else I fear, but hey ho we're all different. Try not to work too hard Johanna you always seem to be on the go.

Dougie
CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
3 Feb 2012 7:27AM
I thought it was a rat at first, Johanna Sad. Well captured, and take it easy today, there's always tomorrow Smile Carol
helenlinda Plus
10 344 22 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2012 7:38AM
Carol shares my first thought too.- well captured Johanna Smile
Helen
EAS 8 1 13 Scotland
3 Feb 2012 7:54AM
Bribery is an art which works many a time! V2 is a fine portrait of this elusive wee creature.

Ann
Ray42 9 3 England
3 Feb 2012 8:59AM
It works cheap - just for a wee bit of biscuit - two lovely shots Johanna
Maiwand 10 3 72 England
3 Feb 2012 9:23AM
Excellent shots Johanna.
Ron
NeilWigan 7 16 16 England
3 Feb 2012 9:43AM
Not a creature i know anything about ,but well shot.
mrswoolybill Plus
10 1.1k 1716 United Kingdom
3 Feb 2012 9:44AM
Thanks for a sweet laugh this morning, but I'll stick with porridge for my breakfast. Wink
Moira
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 11 Canada
3 Feb 2012 2:05PM
I have never heard of these little creatures. It does look very friendly and maybe a wee bit cute. Two great captures of the speedy little guy. .........Sandy
AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
3 Feb 2012 2:17PM
I've never heard of degus before and have just had a long read on Wiki. Supposedly very intelligent little creatures. It's a sweet capture.
Having kept gerbils, white mice, and hamsters, this definitely speaks to me Smile

Anne
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 11 England
3 Feb 2012 2:38PM
Two lovely captures, Johanna, and I can imagine the difficulty in photographing these - I had a couple of gerbils a few years ago and they never kept still! Wink Has to be V1 for my favourite Smile
Trev Smile
gary_d 9 576 13 Wales
3 Feb 2012 10:33PM
I am another not to have heard of these, they look friendly chaps and two nice images. - gary
teocali Plus
9 441 18 England
3 Feb 2012 10:44PM
A pair of delightful captures, Johanna - I have never heard of a degus before. Must look it up in Google Wink
Sylvia
PaulLiley 8 2 13 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2012 8:30AM
Must be hard to catch. Do they live in a cage at any time I wonder or roam loose. Paul
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2012 11:30AM
How lovely - superb shot of a much loved animal
imagio 11 12 1 England
6 Feb 2012 8:56AM
Nice captures Johanna
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
6 Feb 2012 12:20PM
where do these rodents come from?
no 2 for me, although the multi-Fit made me laugh!
LexEquine 11 19 United States
6 Feb 2012 3:14PM
'Two superb macro Takes,' Johanna, with great exposure, color, tonality, clarity, & composition'~

~ Peter
BarbaraR 11 17 1 England
6 Feb 2012 4:18PM
You did do well to capture the pictures.
I recall trying to photo my lively pet Gerbils
years ago.

B.
Jocelia Plus
6 2 1 Australia
7 Feb 2012 12:01AM
I thought at first your had captured a wild rodent in the house but I see these are well groomed and fed.
Nice captures and a delight for the family album now…….Jocelia
JimV 11 6 3 Canada
7 Feb 2012 4:12AM
Better be sure the neighbour`s cat doesn`t get in or you won`t have these wee fellows for long Johanna, the bribery worked well in V1!
Rgds., Jim
Mike_Smith Plus
10 409 1 United Kingdom
7 Feb 2012 2:40PM
two great shots well done
Glostopcat 11 255 2 England
7 Feb 2012 7:28PM
Two delightful images of these rodents, I've never heard or seen these before. I guess they are related to gerbils
8 Feb 2012 8:37PM
Great shots Jo, possibly asking too much but try and get them on their level, if that's not possible try coaxing them onto a table, just an idea Wink
Geoff.
Ridgeway 10 222 2 Ireland
12 Feb 2012 10:34PM
What a cute critter,a fast button finger and good timing.

Aidan,,
danbrann 12 636 17
15 Feb 2012 5:06PM
A quick shutter finger doe the trick Johanna.

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