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Old 01-15-2012, 01:40 PM
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Unhappy Billy the Hamster has Cancer

In September I inherited a dwarf hamster after my cousin passed away. He was super friendly and nice and I thought he would have a better home somewhere else so I gave him to a friend who teaches special needs kids as a class pet. He has been doing fabulous there. The kids built him basically a hamster castle and he does very well with them.

This past week my friend discovered a tumor on his chest. She took Billy to the vet and he was diagnosed with cancer. Bless her heart, my friend is starting him on steroids and pain meds.

I know hamsters don't live long, but he is very loved by the students and it would be sad to see him go so soon.

Billy could use vibes
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Old 01-15-2012, 04:48 PM
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Lots of vibes sent, cancer is the worst

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Old 01-15-2012, 05:38 PM
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Old 01-20-2012, 09:46 PM
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Oh poor baby. ***VIBES*** and (((HUGS))). I was heartbroken when my heart rattie was diagnosed with cancer at only 8 months old. Horrific health for pet store animals unfortunately with being inbred and kept in tanks.
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Old 01-21-2012, 03:06 AM
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