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Pests as Pets

Alex Andreyev Shows Creepy Crawlies as Domestic House Pets

— August 6, 2009 — Art & Design
Alex Andreyev has created a line of images that frankly freaks me right out. His 'Pets in a City Environment' collection shows tarantulas, caterpillars, and moths as domestic house pets.

From caterpillars eating out of bowls to tarantulas on dog leashes, these images from Alex Andreyev are sure to make you squirm, but the oversized creations are admittedly kind of fun. Take a look at the images above.

Implications - As consumers continue to vie for individuality, a segment of the market is resorting to eccentric oddities, such as nurturing insects in bizarre manners, in order to satiate their desire for exclusivity. Corporations may consider using the same tactic of alienating a segment of the market in order to ensure their wares remain exclusive and desirable.
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