Reporting Leigh Ann Adam
Chantel Banks will be the subject of the season premiere of My Crazy Obsession on TLC. Banks is obsessed with her pet rats. She owns 19 of them.
Banks lived in a two bedroom apartment with her son and her pack of rats. Her son ever refers to the rats as his brothers and sisters.
Banks rat obsession has even put her marriage on the rocks. Her estranged husband Chester Banks is just sick and tired of all the rats in the house. His stance lead to Chantal leaving him, and from the preview video is seems she wants a divorce.
Banks seems to find comfort in the furry rodents, saying, “My rats don’t judge me. They love me for who I am. When I cry, they lick my tears.”
My Crazy Obsession is set to premiere Wednesday, April 3rd on TLC.