It’s baaaaaaaaaack: BPOC

This cat is this week’s Big Pet On Campus

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After a long overdue absence, BPOC returns to Leeds.

Every week, we’ll be profiling the biggest pets on campus.

This week meet our first entrant… Colonel Reginald Chavez the short haired cat from Hyde Park.

And who do you think you’re stroking?


Name: Colonel Reginald Chavez (or Reggie for short)

Age: 4 months, it’s been a blur

Sex: 3 times daily

Breed: Uruguayan short hair (of Portuguese ancestry)

Likes: John West tuna steaks: medium rare, looking out the window on a cold windy April morning and wondering just what it’s all about, siestas, knees.

Dislikes: Ravens – serpents of the skies, mediocre red wine, policia municipal, when the human slaves hold me like a baby, the outdoors.

Who do you think you’re looking at?

Relationship status: Single but ready to mingle

Celeb crush: Kat von D, Pussy Galore, Cat Deeley

Reggie the cat is owned by Theater student Caroline Halford. They live together in Colonel Reginald’s mansion in Hyde Park.

Does your animal have what it takes to become The Tab’s Student Pet of the Week?

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