Funny Poems for Children
By Josie Whitehead
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By Josie Whitehead

National Pets' Day

Tomorrow’s National Pets’ Day,'
     Miss Rogers told us all:
And you’re allowed to bring your pet,
      But leave him in the hall

So Malcolm brought his little cat 
      Whilst Jacob took his snake.
I had a tortoise and a dog  –
      Now which one should I take?

Mary brought her brown hamster 
       And Edith brought her horse 
But what on earth did Sammy bring?
      His tiger, yes, of course.

His T I G E R!!!’ everyone exclaimed!
     They rushed back to the hall.
What had that greedy tiger had done?
     Yes - he’d eaten one and all!

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