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Joshua is 16 years old and has Angelman syndrome

His favourite animals are dogs and horses

He enjoys playing snap, with his Doctor and Nurses kit and any funny cause and effect toys

He enjoys watching DVDs

He has a pet dog called Ruby

He laughs when being cheeky to his family and also when watching slapstick comedy


Joshua is younger in this photo.  This photo was taken during a research study in 2009.  Shared with permission.

His family’s proudest moments are watching him joining in with his school productions, signing well, focusing well and when he is really happy

Funniest moment: when Joshua pinched noodles off an innocent person's plate as they exited a restaurant

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