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It's probably for the best. Since Roombas are native to North America, it's illegal for Americans to keep them in their houses under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.
Title text: It's probably for the best. Since Roombas are native to North America, it's illegal for Americans to keep them in their houses under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act.

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[Megan arrives with a pet box, Cueball is a pet doctor, one more client waiting in line.]
Megan: There's something wrong with my dog. He keeps crawling around eating dirt.
[Cueball holds content of Megan's pet box, a roomba. Cueball discusses with Megan.]
Cueball: This is a roomba.
Megan: Well, he's a mix. Probably some roomba in there.
[The roomba lies on the table, Cueball discusses with Megan.]
Cueball: A roomba is not a pet.
Megan: You're right. It's wrong to keep a beautiful creature like this in a house.
[Megan is outside in front of a tree, rommba is driving towards that tree, away from Megan.]
Megan: Go! Be free!
Roomba: WHIRRR
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