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Last Updated: Sunday May 17 2009 13:09 GMT

What unusual animal would you like?

A wallaby

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A family in Kent have got some unusual animals hopping around their garden... wallabies.

They're not tame pets, but they do belong to the family and that got us thinking - what unusual animal would you like to have at home?

Miley Cyrus has said she'd like a kangaroo and Zac Efron wants a Liger - a cross between a lion and a tiger - but what about you?

Would you go for something exotic and scaly, big and furry, or small and cute?

Maybe you'd create you're own animal, a bit like a liger but mixing two other animals instead?

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Your comments

"I would LOVE to have a orang-utan because they are adorable and they are just like humans. I would also love some type of lizard because they are amazing and I love the colours that you can get them in!!"

Amy, 10, Doncaster, England

"I would love to have a seal as an unusual pet."

Pete, 12, London, England

"I would like a half-monkey/half-unicorn so it can give me the best bananas and keep me safe. My little sis would like one half-polar bear/half-cat because she says the polar bear would keep her warm and the cat would stay with her forever. So cute."

Lucy, 10, Newcastle, UK

"I would love a sugarglider which is a real animal. It's a bit like a squirrel but it can glide from tree to tree. I would like one because they like climbing trees just like me."

Niamh, 10, Riddrie, Scotland

"I would like an Ocelot because even though they smell bad they are super cute!"

Nicole, 13, Rockferry, England

"I think it is awful that people keep wild animals in their gardens. I would much rather see animals in the wild where they belong!!! Some people are just so cruel and don't think what the animals would prefer! "

Hannah, 12, Scotland

"I would really like to have a savannah monitor lizard."

Harrison, 10, Southampton, UK

"I'd like a puppierd (which is a cute puppy but flies like a bird)."

Aisha, 9, Islamabad, Pakistan

"I would like a lelephant!!! A cross between a lion and an elephant!!! Imagine the noise it would make!!!"

Stephanie, 13, Toronto, Canada

"I would love to have a liger, which is a real breed of animal that is a cross between a lion and a tiger. They look so cute and they have characteristics of lions and tigers!"

Georgia, 13, Dubai

"The animal I would want is a chiger, it's a cross between a cheetah and a tiger, because a cheetah is my fave animal but a tiger is my ex fave animal!"

Tia, 11, Berkshire, England

"I'd LOVE a mini dragon that could set fire to the stove! No more matches!"

Amy, 11, London, England

"I would love a giant anteater."

Harry, 9, Suffolk, England

"I'd love a lion cub or a tiger cub because they're really cute and small"

Nicola, 12, Northern Ireland

"I would like to be a cheetion (a cross between a cheetah and a lion) because cheetahs are cute and fast but lions are fierce!!"

Rabiat, 13, Cumbria, England

"I would like a panda. I think they are so cute."

Emma, 10, South Shields, England

"I would love a pet dolphin. I could swim with it and it would protect me from sharks!!"

Emma, 11, Sussex, England

"I would like a panda! They are so cute but I wouldn't like taking one from its natural habitat."

Emmi, 12, Prague, Czech Republic

"I would love to have either a penguin, an elephant, a giraffe or a monkey for a pet!! I'd definitely NOT have a spider because I am terrified of them!!!"

Laura, 12, Ireland

"I'd like a kitty-rex which is a cross between a kitty cat and a dinosaur."

Joe, 11, Birmingham, England

"I think a cub would be so cute."

Jaiya, 9, Walsall, England

"I would like some kind of monkey as they're so human like and intelligent!"

Chrissa, 11, Swansea, Wales

"I would like a tiger cub."

Holly, 10, Hampshire, England

"I would love to have a pet monkey, they're so cool."

Alicia, 10, Essex, England

"I would love a pet penguin! They are really cute, adorable and lovely!!! They waddle around and well, they are just cute!!!"

Louisa, 11, Herefordshire, England

"I would love to have a giraffe and a zebra."

Jaye, 9, UK

"I'd love a baby elephant or orangutan. They are both so cute!"

Chloe, 11, Yorkshire, England

"I would like loads of baby koalas because they are really cute and cuddly!!!"

Sarah, 10, Staffordshire, England

"I would like a dopig, which is a cross between a dog and a pig!"

Suzi, 10, Coventry, England

"I would love to have an orangutan, but I would move to Borneo and have my own patch of forest so it could live safely and happily!"

Gemma, 11, Bristol, England

"I would love a large bird that would nip my brother when I asked it to!"

Beth, 12, Southend, England

"I would like a pet dolphin to go swimming with. What fun!"

Melissa, 10, UK

"I'd like to have a chimpanzee. It could be another best friend for me!!"

Sindurii, 11, Oxfordshire, England

"Hmm... maybe a liger, or a ferret which isn't too unusual. Aww or maybe a penguin!"

Belle, 10, Kent, England

"It's random but I'd have a dolphant - a cross between a dolphin and an elephant."

Kaitlin, 11, Cambridgeshire, England

"I would like a bat! Maybe they're not that strange but it would be fun!"

Annabel, 10, England

"I would like loads of baby koalas because they are really cute and cuddly!!!"

Sarah, 10, Tamworth, England

"I think that I would like to have a meerkat because they are so cute and shy."

Ella, 11, Lancashire, England

"I would have a bushbaby mainly because I think they're really cute because their eyes are really big!"

Scarlett, 12, Ipswich, England

"I would like a chipmunk as they are an unusual pet and I like the film Alvin and the Chipmunks!!!"

Leonie, 11, Lincolnshire, England

"I want a kangaroo as they are sweet and I want to ride in its pouch."

Calum, 7, Essex, England

"I'd like a goat- they're really cute and they like being stroked too. They'd eat any meals that my mum made which I didn't like! I think they're unusual and you can take them on walks too!"

Adrian, 12, London, England

"I would really like a chipmunk- I think they're really cute!!!"

Charlotte, 13, Surrey, England

"I would like a lion because they're so cute and cuddly."

Megan, 11, England

"I would have a meerkat - they are totally awesome!!!"

James, 13, Cheshire, England

"I'd like a hedgehog because they are cute and would be interesting to learn about."

Julia, 12, Surrey, England

"I'd like an African elephant, so in the summer my elephant and I can have water fights!"

Holly, 11, London, England

"An unusual animal I would like is a kangaroo because they are so cute and my name begins with K too."

Katherine, 13, Aberdeen, Scotland

"I would like something random like me, such as an elephant or a tiger!"

Lisa, 11, Liverpool, England

"I would love to have a multi-coloured horse. I already have a horse but it would be cool to have a multi-coloured horse too."

Keryn, 9, Northern Ireland

"I would like a zebra and a lion. I think they're so cute."

Sarah, 9, Norfolk, England

"I'd love a dolphin!"

Eleanor, 10, Cambridgeshire, England

"I would like a chameleon so he could go to school with me!"

Natasha, 10, Essex, England

"I'd love a white tiger cub and a baby lemur! I'd also love it if they never grew up. I think that as babies they're so cute!"

Zoe, 11, Hampshire, England

"I would really like a chipmunk... I think they're really cute!!"

Charlotte, 13, Suffolk, England

"I would really love to have a pet meerkat because it's my fave animal."

Caitlyn, 10, Cambridge, England

"I would just love to find a baby hedgehog in my garden and look after it!"

Nina, 11, Swindon, England

"I would love to have a little baby monkey because they are so cute. I could feed it from a bottle and let it climb over me!"

Tabitha, 12, UK

"I would love a pigmy hippo. They are so small and cute! I have already got an unusual pet though - a tortoise!"

Ella, 11, Surrey, England

"I would love to have a pet cheetah!"

Katie, 11, Devon, England

"I would like a chinchilla! I stroked one once and it was so cute!"

Laura, 11, England

"I would love an orangutan because they are my favourite animal and they are so cute and playful!!"

Ellika, 11, Cumbria, England

"I would love to keep a monkey or a gorilla because I could train it to bring me a glass of orange juice and and a doughnut every half hour!"

Rubie, 11, England

"I would like a bat-eared fox as a pet and a African wild hunting dog."

Heidi, 8, Liverpool, England

"I would love a kangaroo."

Aoife, 11, Ireland

"I would love a dolphin as a pet. That would be FANTASTIC!"

Zarghona, 9, Barnsley, England

"I would love a giraffe. I would especially like to ride on its back."

Ruth, 9, UK

"I would love a pet monkey. They are so sweet and cute!"

Natalie, 11, Devon, England

"This is random but I would like a lion as a pet."

Shania, 11, England

"What about a pet cow? I think it would be cool, fun and random!"

Robert, 14, England

"I would love a fennec fox. They're really affectionate and enjoy cuddles and walks. Plus, they're so cute!"

Lola, 12, UK

"I would have a dog that was exactly like Scooby Doo and Santa's Little Helper from The Simpsons."

Carys, 13, Wales

"I would love a pet squirrel, I think they're so sweet! But they're common in my garden so I'd prefer a pet otter or giraffe! How cool would that be!"

Jenny, 11, Surrey, England

"I'd like a zehorse, a cross between a zebra and a horse that I can ride every single day before and after school."

Tasha, 10, Worcestershire, England