Hamsters left abandoned on hot day in Dagenham
PUBLISHED: 08:00 15 July 2013
Two hamsters were cruelly abandoned in the blazing sunshine outside Becontree Heath Leisure centre in Dagenham.
The little creatures were left in their cages on July 5 and may have died were it not for an animal loving passer-by rescuing them.
According to Hornchurch Animal Rescue centre, who are now looking after the pair, a number of people had previously gone up to the cages but then walked away.
A spokesperson urged anyone who spots abandoned pets to call alert the council or a rescue centre. The Hornchurch centre can be contacted on 07523180744.
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