Animals and Pets, Rodents

In Memory Of Oliver, My “Heart Rat”

https://www.instagram.com/p/B1rKTpRh5Om/?igshid=11017xziv322n Oliver passed away on Monday, and it hurt much more than I anticipated. If I ever had a"heart rat", I think Oliver was the one. He loved food, and treats, and stealing our food. He would sit beside me on the couch and wait for scritches. When he started medication, he would let me… Continue reading In Memory Of Oliver, My “Heart Rat”

Animals and Pets, Personal, Rodents

Oliver Is On Antibiotics And Barry Loves Him (Again)

Barry and Oliver, together in the space pod once again! Last Monday, we took Oliver to the vet for a respiratory issue. He was "squeaking" while breathing, a sort of whistling noise. He recovered well after his medical procedure last month, and I was worried to see him suddenly ill. The vet squeezed us into… Continue reading Oliver Is On Antibiotics And Barry Loves Him (Again)

Animals and Pets, Dogs, Personal

What Dog Breed Matches Your Personality?

I have to start overnight shifts tonight, so may day has been turned upside down. I still wanted to post, though! I want to stay on track for the Ultimate Blog Challenge (I'm actually still one post behind). Have you ever taken the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator? It's a detailed personality test that determines your psychological… Continue reading What Dog Breed Matches Your Personality?

Animals and Pets

It’s Impossible To Resist Tiny Animals!

Have you ever just seen a tiny or baby animal and melted inside? Somehow, tiny things are always cute. I work with animals, and something about baby animals is irresistible. At work the other day, I found a baby fish! Have you ever seen one this small? Look! There is a subreddit (on Reddit) called… Continue reading It’s Impossible To Resist Tiny Animals!

Animals and Pets, Personal, Rodents, Updates

Barry Is Being A Big Furry Bully

A few hours ago, I ran out of the house to assist a cockateil with a bleeding foot. I drove over to the house with a pair of gloves so the poor guy couldn't bite me. Thankfully the wound looked superficial and we stopped the bleeding. I thought that was going to be the dramatic… Continue reading Barry Is Being A Big Furry Bully