Enjoy this selection of photographs of amazing animals and perfect pets, including a terrific tiger and a sneaky snake!
Marie Regan won a bingo game, her prize to take part in a three-minute horseback dash to grab groceries in the Tesco store in King Street, Wigan, in February 1978.
a Boa Constrictor takes a lick of an ice cream on a hot day at Westleigh summer fair, April 1995.
Wigan girl Yvonne McCann who danced with a snake at Glitters night club in Newtown in September 1984.
Christopher Jones, 11, meets a friendly rat at a fun day to celerbate the opening of the new Pet City store in Marus Bridge, Wigan, February 1997.