The Gecko had its tail torn off during a raid on Hobdays
, in Walsgrave Road, in the early hours of Wednesday.
Brothers Simon and Paul Davis, who run the Midland Assured Group, have made their fifth property acquisition in the past year - the former Hobdays
pet shop in Leamington's Warwick Street.
had to confront the amount of junk food in a typical weekly shop piled on their dinner table.
are a bit too keen on the Hobnobs, but Dr Gill is there to show them the error of their ways.
The break-in happened at Hobdays
in Walsgrave Road, Stoke, Coventry, yesterday.
Intruders squashed fish and mutilated birds and lizards in raid on Hobdays
, in Walsgrave Road, Stoke, early yesterday.
Midland Assured director Paul Davis said: "It's a great shame that Hobdays
has had to leave Leamington after having traded in the town for so long, but we are very pleased to have acquired such an interesting and attractive site and we look forward to restoring it and bringing it back into use over the coming months.
says he's devastated to shut up shop for good at Hobdays
, in Warwick Street.
, of Hobdays
pet shop, in Walsgrave Road, also saw the arrests.
where generations of children bought their first budgie or canary.
PC Eddie Keene, from Chace Avenue police, said the offenders had broken into the Hobdays
pet shop, in Walsgrave Road, Stoke, by smashing the front window with a piece of concrete.
But for one of Britain's most popular riders, Ben Hobday
, Burgham is just a five-minute drive away.