Category Archives: Pets

More WingDings

In happier news, the five fosters are doing well. A couple of weeks before we’re fully out of the woods in terms of them becoming sick with the virus, but at the moment they are eating everything sight and growing … Continue reading

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Loss at a distance

Yesterday I had a message from our friend S, the breeder who bred Lias and Drumknott, and where we took Lias after Drumknott died. Lias slipped away yesterday, aged two and a half, after ten happy months with his beloved … Continue reading

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WingDings

The five foster girls have been here for three weeks now and are completely mad and very cute. I had a photo session last week with them all in my new fancypants photo lightbox (which took a couple of months … Continue reading

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Rat logic

The five girls love this type of hammock. Usually they’ll all be in the lowest level, but this morning this sight greeted me: One in the large lowest section and four crammed into the smaller middle section. Perfectly sensible if … Continue reading

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Past rats: Luther and Arkwright

Ah, Luther and Arkwright. What a pair they were. Rescue boys, probably not siblings as the rescue had combined two litters of similar age at the point when the bucks needed to be separated from Mum. Luther was a very … Continue reading

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Not quite a trophy cabinet

When you win a few rosettes, you want to be able to show them off nicely, don’t you? (Just me? Ok, then.) Our first ever rosette was returned to the club when they needed a spare for that particular category … Continue reading

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Showing off

We had a little show success today! It was an NFRS pets show, so I thought I’d take Little My and the Snork Maiden as they’re lovely friendly girls. It was good to know that the judge agreed – she … Continue reading

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