Since the beginning of time, rats have been the target of several biases. But people who genuinely care about environment and animals are willing to give them another opportunity.
Steph Toogood manages to balance her full-time job as a veterinary nurse with her intense interest for painting.
The 21-year-old owns no less than 12 rats as pets, many of which have gone missing.
Steph is the perfect candidate to care for these little animals because of her background in the veterinary field.
He is able to feed them, maintain their health, and give them a safe environment free from mouse traps.
Steph had to say goodbye to one of her cats a time back. When Jack Sparrow had surgery, the doctors attempted in vain to save his life.
With her heart devastated, she made the decision to pay a very particular tribute to him by leaving odd traces on a little canvas using the impression of his paws.
Many people told him it was a genuine piece of art when he posted the outcome on the internet. Steph then attempted to use her other rats to implement the artwork.
Steph remarked, “I felt it was a very great way to have specific recollections of each of my tiny mice.