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Straphangers jumped and shrieked as the frightened little rodent looked for a way out.
"I'm never making a bet again," said Mayor Charles Dayot.
Symptoms occur 3-10 days after exposure; however, they can be delayed up to several weeks. Symptoms include chills/fever
This rodent selfie gives new meaning to the hashtag #wokeuplikethis.
It's so cute you almost forget it's a rat. ALMOST.
24,000 rat complaints logged so far this year.
Fancy rats are actually quite good pets, especially in small apartments that may be too cramped for a dog, Mashable notes