The animals were found in Banfield Park in Vic West and have been impounded as strays. (Victoria Animal Control Services/Facebook)

Thirty five rats in a cage found in Vic West park

Impounded by Animal Control

A mad scientist may be 35 rats short after Victoria Animal Control Services found the rodents in a cage on Thursday.

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The animals were found in Banfield Park in Vic West and have been impounded as strays.

If these are your rats, Animal Control asks you call their office at 250-414-0233.

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For more information on impounded animals visit www.vacs.ca.



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