View Poll Results: Would you ever get an albino pet?

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Thread: Would you ever get an albino pet?(any animal)

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    The Adirondacks, NY/and sometimes NJ

    Would you ever get an albino pet?(any animal)

    Albino animals are more prone to deafness and blindness then others. So would anyone get one?

    I would! I already have one!

    Oh yeah, forgot to mention, for anyone who doesn't know what albino is. It's when an animal has no pigment in the fur,feathers, scales, ect. or eyes. Leaving them white with red eyes. For example, my albino girl:

    1 dog, 5 fish, and soon to be a praying mantis

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Binghamton, New York
    If there was one that needed a home, Absolutely!!

    I didn't slap you, I just high fived your Face!
    I've Been Boo'd!!

  3. #3
    I used to have an albino rat....... though he died.
    I definately would have another albino pet, though. I'm in love with red eyes. <3

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    I would. I really like albino reptiles for some reason.

    Journey - 2yr old Australian Shepherd
    Ripley - 5 1/2yr old Doberman
    Dance RN CGN FM - 7 1/2yr old Toller

  5. #5
    I plan too.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Jan 2004
    I voted wrong- I voted that I would get an albino, but don't have one. That's not true, I have a snow corn snake which is a kind of albino. He's pink and white with red eyes .

    Quote Originally Posted by Maltese_Love
    Oh yeah, forgot to mention, for anyone who doesn't know what albino is. It's when an animal has no pigment in the fur,feathers, scales, ect. or eyes. Leaving them white with red eyes.
    Some albino animals still have some color to them, usually yellow, pink, or orange. It's a specific kind of dark pigment that they are missing, not pigment all together (though they are very often all white). Albino reptiles usually have some color to them.
    - Kari
    skin kids- Nathan, Topher, & Lilla

  7. #7
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    U.S.A Ohio
    I have an albino ferret. When I first became a ferret mamm, I never thought I'd have an albino ferret as I wasn't fond of the color. She came to me through rescue and Ohanna is the most gorgeous girl.
    RIP: Misty - Pomeranian
    Pearl - French Bulldog

    Dixie - Pug

    Lola - Pit/Boxer Mix

    Sugar - Cane Corso

    Veera,Festus, BigMac - cats
    Zeus, Bubbles, Kruzer, Hatter - guinea pigs

  8. #8
    Certainly! And I already have one!

    She is a rather LARGE albino gerbil. She is feisty and cute!

  9. #9
    of course! we had an albino guinea pig named Turbo when I was younger.
    Rocky was his guardian angel, making sure he would get around okay and not knock in to things since he was blind.
    He lived be 6 years old, much longer than we would have thought.
    Krista- owned by Rudy, Dixie, Miagi & Angel

    Rocky, Jenny, Ginger Buster & Tiger .. forever loved & always in my heart..

  10. #10
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    I almost voted yes, I have one because of Oslo, but decided to vote yes, but don't have one. I love them, I love red eyes. My dad and his friend are actually trying to breed albino garter snakes but it's dificult because they only have one female. Oslo is a himalayan, his color is restricted to only the "points." Everywhere else he's basically albino.

    Niņo & Eliza

  11. #11
    Join Date
    Oct 2002
    San Jose, CA
    I sure would!

    Thank you Wolf_Q!

  12. #12
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    with my nose in a book
    Yes I would I love albino animals.
    Rest in Peace my sweet kitties Pumpkin(April2003-Sept 3,2013) and Zippy(Oct 1999-August 22,2015)
    I will always love and miss you both

  13. #13
    Join Date
    Jun 2004
    Chicago, Illinois
    I would if one needed a home.

    I had an albino hamster when I was much younger named Fluffy. He was almost all white with a little beige. I think I actually picked him because of his pink eyes!

    Chrissy [human] Snowy [bichon/maltese] Buttons ['tiel] Bubbles [CT betta]

    -the zoo crew-
    RIP Taffy, Fluffy, Rainbow, Sushi, and The Fishies
    thatDARNhorse <3

  14. #14
    Join Date
    Aug 2005
    I would! My Netherland Dwarf is not an albino, she's called himilayan, but she's got pink eyes. (she looks like Oslo)


  15. #15
    Join Date
    May 2005
    I used to have an albino gerbil and i would definetely own one again

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