Moving to a new home can be a scary experience; especially if you’re very small. That’s how it is for Sooty and Scamp, a pair of gerbils chosen by a little boy named Matthew and his two brothers to be the ones to leave the pet shop. Most people agree that getting a new pet is an exciting experience for any child, or adult, for that matter. But have you ever stopped to wonder how the pet feels during this time?
This is the story of two little gerbils and how they learned to adjust after a little boy took them home. The story is based on the behavior of a pair of real gerbils, and events are shown from their point of view.