Category Archives: Negatives

Bad things that are happening or that I’m thinking of

R.I.P. Socks

On 9th May our neighbour asked if we were missing a cat because she saw one lying dead in the lane. It was Socks, our 9 year old tabby. I’m pretty cut up about this because he was a truly … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Cream

Today our “old man” hamster passed away in his sleep. He was lively up to the end, despite being 2½ years old. Longest lived hamster we’ve had so far.

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R.I.P. Snowy.

I’ve been really busy lately so only just getting around to reporting the sad loss of our white budgie Snowy, which happened last week. Bluey’s been quiet of late, but is chirping away merrily in his cage at the moment … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Toffee.

Almost 2 years old and with completely knackered eyes being the symptom of something more serious, Toffee, was put to rest last Monday. Although it’s always sad to lose a pet, he was a good age for a hamster.

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R.I.P. Auntie Barbara

Last Friday, after a short stay in hospital, my auntie passed away in her sleep, aged 82. A warm hearted person, she’ll be missed 🙁 Funeral arrangements still forthcoming. I’ll update when finalised.

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Twitter

Well I tried it. I only told a couple of people, I was more interested in following a few things than posting updates. Within a couple of days I got my first random follower. It was a spambot, which was … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Misty

Yesterday she seemed fine, last night I found out about “fly strike”, this morning I buried her. I’ve never seen anything so swift and horrible. No more rabbits, they can die in too many ways 🙁

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Failbook

After much badgering from my family I’ve finally, and reluctantly, opened up a Failbook account. If anyone who knows me (realy life or online) wants to add me as a friend, feel free. I will not be adding anyone I … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Chocolate

Today we took Chocolate the hamster to the vet, and lost another to the dreaded Cushing’s Disease 🙁

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R.I.P. Fudge

This morning we lost Fudge, the tamest hamster I’ve ever known. He was fine last night but was not looking well this morning and seemed to wait for Harry to get up so he could see him one more time … Continue reading

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