degu


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degu

a South American rodent of the family Octodontidae.
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The latest influx comes almost a year after RSPCA staff had to search for homes for more than 100 degus, which had been illegally released among the sand dunes off The Esplanade in Southport.
Anyone wanting to offer a new home to a degu, rabbit, guinea pig or ferret can contact RSPCA Bryn y Maen Animal Centre on 01492 532780.
SWEET LITTLE THING: Birkdale RSPCA assistant Cheryl Bowen with a rescued degu
Hapoel thought they had scored after eight minutes when Degu controlled a long ball from defence and, at the same time, got clear of Davie Weir.
It seems likely that the Mongolian word deguci was created from degu in a conscious effort to translate the term ti as accurately as possible by echoing the semantic relation between Chinese ti and di.
So far, a dead degu (a small mammal), a finch and mouse have been recovered at the scene.
Extra care has to be taken when handling a degu as getting hold of them in the wrong way can cause severe injury or even death, said Karen.
Rangers smelt blood and it took an exceptional goal-line clearance from Barukh Degu from a superb Gavin Rae volley to stop them going in three up at half-time.
But midfielder Baruch Degu ruined their evening when he took advantage of poor defending to grab the winner 15 minutes from time.
But just when it looked as though they would hold on for a draw, Baruch Degu grabbed the Israelis' winner on 76 minutes.
HAPOEL: Elimelch 6, Bondarv 6, Doani 6, Badeer 6, Antebi 6, Abukasis 7 (Chen 83), Degu 6, De Oliveira 6 (De Bruno 67), Barda 6, Ogbona 7 (Vermouth 87), Toama 7
But with Walter Smith's side apparently in pole position for the return leg at Ibrox, a freak Baruch Degu winner gave the Israelis a narrow advantage.