Our Hamster Stripe Was Buried

Yesterday was a sad afternoon, after having our hamster Stripe since first grade, my third grader experienced his first pet burial.  We were told that a hamster's life span was around two / two and a half years so Stripe had a full life with us. Bobby knew that this was coming and had been talking about the expected short lifespan for months now.  Stripe went to sleep curled up in her blue bed as usual and never woke back up.  I put her in a … [Read more...]