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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Goodbye to our friend Tippy

Just two months ago we had to say goodbye to our kitty neighbor Tyler, the big kitty on the left. This weekend, we had to say goodbye to his sister Tippy. Mom took care of these kitties when the neighbors … Continue reading

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