Monthly archives: April, 2011

R.I.P. Hurley

Hurley, the youngest chinchilla, had been having difficulties recently.  For the last week it seemed like he was doing better.  He fell from the top of the cage all the way to the bottom while I was sitting next to it.  I was able to spend the last two hours of his life with him.  …

Chinchilla’s New Area

Everyone knows Hurley. He is our youngest chinchilla, and at times the friendliest. Recently I have been noticing that he has been getting wet down his chest and acting entirely more standoff-ish than he pretty much ever has. Considering that there isn’t a ton of people that you can ask for information about chins, I …