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Comings and goings

So the day finally came when the WingDings went back to their breeder. I took them home today, and they have been welcomed back. We’d been thinking things would be quiet – almost empty-nest-ish – but then the breeder asked … Continue reading

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Starting again

Hello, it’s been a while. Things have moved on. We have had a break of about four months from having rats and are just getting going again. So on Sunday we took on three youngsters and two adults from a … Continue reading

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We have some new girls. It’s very exciting.

So, I mentioned last time that we were getting three new girls to see if Cosmo would settle with them. They’ve been here since yesterday evening and so far, so good. They are rescues – from an out-of-control breeding situation … Continue reading

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Oh, hello, Square One. You’re back, are you?

So my last blog post was overly optimistic. We had a week of occasional standoffishness, mostly quiet and the odd noisy squabble, but some togetherness. Then we had a week of things deteriorating, including some nasty (but thankfully superficial) injuries on … Continue reading

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What a month

Things have been… interesting since I last posted. So it’s time I brought you up to speed on developments. We had a holiday a month ago, and our friend S (who is a breeder and makes hammocks and lives not far … Continue reading

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Gains and losses

The last few days have been interesting and hectic. Some good, some bad. Let’s get the bad out of the way first, shall we? On Monday I took Bitesize to the vet’s. She was respy again and losing weight, probably … Continue reading

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A busy weekend

This weekend we were ready to lay Hawkeye to rest in a lovely blue pot with a handsome skimmia, as I’ve mentioned in the gardening blog. In time he’ll probably move into one of the flower beds. We had a … Continue reading

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