Animal Crackers

Stories and events featuring our fur and feather family.

To The Hank

To The Hank

Death is change. I am reminding myself of this more than trying to convince you. Its been a rough few weeks with many losses. Our always young Hank Cat, lives no more. Dad discovered him and his sister Buttercup as a kittens under an abandoned car ( ours) in ’97. We found him just now under his favorite rosemary bush…. Read more →

Luna Marie

Luna Marie

After nearly 20 years, 3 moves, 2 vacations, and watching countless animals pass through our doors…some she brought in her mouth for us to “save” Luna Marie has moved beyond. Tribute to her nature she never bothered to hate. Her favorite spot was the kitchen counter, especially at cooking time. It remains a mystery how much Luna hair we have… Read more →

Our Dove

Our Dove

Some days are harder than others. Dove Dane, left us this morning quite suddenly. We were all here to say a quick goodbye which is more than we could ask for. She adored her Daddy Jack who lifted her emaciated body into the car that very first day we got the call to help. It was a bond she would… Read more →

Nathan Saves.

Nathan Saves.

Nate and I went to our friend Kay’s to pick up some cages for acclimatizing possums before release.  We keep them in smaller cages inside when they are babies, but to increase their chances of survival in the wild we give them a chance at what it feels like to be outdoors and tune up their possum senses. Kay was… Read more →