Category Archives: Pet loss

A day of endings

A few days ago we brought Squatty’s ashes home. They were in a little redwood box that had a slot in front to place a photo. As we returned from the vet’s and drove into the neighborhood, we told Squatty … Continue reading

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Caturday is a little bit of a Sadurday

Last week we mentioned that Portland Hamster wasn’t doing well. Mom’s been taking extra-special care of him as he took his journey to Spirit World and last night he found his way over the Bridge.¬† Portland joined our family at … Continue reading

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Tuxie Tornado left us for Spirit World

Nearly two years ago we got Tux from the pet store. When we first held him he was very sweet but a bit shy. He kept his ears flat against his head and wasn’t very adventurous. The poor little guy … Continue reading

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Snowy left us for Spirit World

In June 2012, we went to a local pet supply store looking for another¬† hamster to add to our family. We know we wanted a Syrian hamster (the large ones) who was friendly. After looking at the hamsters for a … Continue reading

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