Maximus Decimus Meridius, my mighty mite hamster extraordinaire, died today. Grief at losing a pet is real, and it doesn't matter how big or small that pet is, or how long they have been with you. I can't even count how many hamsters I've lost over the past 25+ years. Almost ten, I think. A … Continue reading Goodbye, good hamster
I've just been included in Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology's Top 25 Small Animal Blogs of 2017! Thank you, Bel-Rea! I'm so honored and thrilled! Bel-Rea is an American school for veterinary technicians. .Taken from their website: Located in beautiful Denver, Colorado, Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology is one of the oldest and largest veterinary … Continue reading Good news: Bel-Rea Top 25 Small Animal Blog
While I encourage adopting from a shelter or rescue if possible, sometimes it's not possible to find what you're looking for from those routes. There's nothing wrong with buying your next pet from a good pet shop, as long as the animals for sale are healthy and housed in clean areas, and it is not … Continue reading Centre d’Animaux Safari – Centre Rockland. It’s like a mini aquarium.