Hey Pet Parents & Pet Lovers, As mentioned in a previous article asking how long Bettas live for, I talk a little bit about the importance of knowing the lifespan of an animal you are hoping to adopt as it may heavily impact your choice to adopt the animal. The same can be said for hamsters, especially because their age is so connected to the care you give to … [Read more...] about What is a Dwarf Hamster’s Lifespan? How long do they live for?
Hey Pet Parents & Pet Lovers, It's very important to know what your pet can and can't eat, even if you've got one as small as a hamster! Hammies are a pretty hard species to read, so it can be difficult to know if you're taking good care of them, and unfortunately, a majority of them pass from poor husbandry. So, to bring a bit more awareness to proper hamster care … [Read more...] about Can Hamsters have Bananas?
Hey Pet Parents & Pet Lovers, I'm going to give another trigger warning for this post as it is about the passing of one of our little ones. My hubby and I were still finding it hard to cope with the passing of our little one and so we reached out to a hamster expert about her passing. While it was still hard to talk about, I'm glad we could reach out to someone who … [Read more...] about Talking to a Hammie Expert about Twitch’s Passing
Hey Pet Parents & Pet Lovers, You may be on this page because you read my blog regularly, or you may be a new hamster owner who is looking for an affordable way to provide your hammy with a well-sized home. In the past we've tried to house Twitch in a 10-gallon fish tank, but after making this expensive purchase she actually escaped! Given, makeshift textbook lid we … [Read more...] about DIY: How To Make A Cheap, but Durable Hamster Cage
Hello Walker, are you sitting on our chair as always? And Beau are you enjoying your chin rubs? Beau, you're just so sweet and we love you <3 He always waits for daddy to come home from work Is he home yet? And he loves sleeping in the sunlight! Walker just chilling on the the chair What a pose! … [Read more...] about Hallo Walker, Looking like a Pawdel!
I don't usually write trigger warnings in general, but today is a day which needs one. This post is about the death of a loved one, so if you're not ready to read on we completely understand. Today has been a hard day for us. Twitch had been acting strange for the past two days and we took the best care of her that we could. We noticed she started losing a bit of … [Read more...] about Saying Goodbye to Twitch
Hello Beau, did you have a good week? Spend lots of time sitting on the couch?Spent time watching the bird channel on your laptop? Oh and hello Rosie! How's it been going? Still super hyper and loving treats? TWITCH! Look at that whimzee your daddies found for you! It's bigger than you!! And of course Walker <3 Mr. First Kittie! … [Read more...] about Hello Rosie! You coming for a visit?
Beau's been doing a great job drinking his broth all week! And he's been a bit stand-offish since I couldn't spend a lot of time with him this week.... Little one, are you going to take a nap? Yeah... you are... I just wish it was in my lap <3 But he seemed to forgive me by Sunday. As always he woke up right next to my face. KITTY CLOSE UP! Ooo! We also discovered … [Read more...] about Beau has an adorable squish face!
Beau has been feeling so much better today! And man are we glad! Look at that cute stretch! Twitch is also still climbing her age! And Walker is staring out the window <3 Oh hello cutie <3 Wanting food little one? Sniff, sniff! Adorable paws, paws, paws! And now for a spooky shot of Walker ;) Hiding under the table little one? Hallo … [Read more...] about Walker Do You See Something?
Hey Beau, what's that you got there? That some pumpkin that you love? We're happy you love it so much! :) Because we love YOU so much! Headed to your new basket? Why not go visit Blub right after his tank got cleaned! What a beautiful fishie, eh? And Twitch is still chewing her cage :(... although... she has been using her toys more! Man... look at her … [Read more...] about Beau’s Loving That Pumpkin!