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Silky the naked hamster
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A naked hamster has been spared her blushes by a thoughtful animal sanctuary worker in the US.
One-year-old Silky was born with a rare genetic disorder meaning she has no fur.
The tiny rodent shivered in the raw until a helper at the Oregon Humane Society came up with a bright idea – and crocheted her a tiny cardigan.
Silky is now woolly happy – even more so, as she has been found a new home!