Pet hamster will solely eat cheese from Waitrose


A pet hamster has developed a style for less than the finer issues in life, and can now solely eat cheese from Waitrose.

The hamster, named Toffee, used to love nibbling on cheese from any grocery store, stated his proprietor Jo Le Web page.

However after he had a style of Waitrose’s Important Additional Mature British Cheddar, Energy Six, Toffee now turns up his little nostril at another tacky deal with.

Le Web page clarified that Toffee solely will get cheese as a deal with on uncommon events, however he stays fairly fussy over which cheese he’ll deign to eat.

The 40-year-old pre-school employee from Guernsey stated: “I do know hamsters aren’t presupposed to eat a lot dairy, however a bit of once in a while is okay.

“However after he had some from Waitrose, he turned up his nostril at Iceland and Co-op cheese.”

(Jo Le Web page / SWNS)

She stated Toffee acquired a bit of cheese with an unlit candle in it for his birthday this yr and he “grabbed the cheese immediately and began to eat it”.

“Individuals discover it hilarious once I inform them,” Le Web page stated. “He lives a pampered life so he’ll in all probability reside a very long time.”

Toffee has lived with Jo and her two kids –nine-year-old Grace and five-year-old Isaac, in addition to their 4 guinea pigs – for 2 years.

Photos of the beloved pet taken by Jo present him niggling on varied meals gadgets introduced to him on miniature furnishings, utilizing miniature plates and teacups.

He even has his personal miniature trolley full of tiny Waitrose gadgets, in addition to a miniature kitchen set to play with.

(Jo Le Web page / SWNS)

Cheese apart, the fluffy rodent additionally enjoys broccoli, inexperienced beans, roasted hen slices and cereal, and prefers Waitrose-branded gadgets most of all.

Le Web page stated: “Once I inform individuals about his costly style, they discover it hilarious. Even those who don’t like rodents assume he’s cute

“Toffee’s story all the time appears to cheer individuals up. I get my guinea pig’s salad from Waitrose too, we’re principally conserving the store in enterprise!”

Extra reporting by SWNS


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