Filed under keeping pets alive

Not all my fault

Incredible news: Pearl, Gretel and Bertha have clocked up one month of Staying Alive at our place! Miraculous, I know, given how heavily the odds are stacked against them. However, tonight’s conversation with the beloved did make wonder if I could, perhaps, let go of a little of the great burden of pet deaths past…… … Continue reading

Once, twice, three times a live lady chicken

I’ve admitted it before – Until very recently we have failed dismally at pet ownership. Specifically, we have failed to keep our pets alive. Sure, Humphrey is still alive, but he has a very high percentage of feral vigour and will almost certainly live forever, like a cantankerous elderly relative. Let me take you on … Continue reading