Posts Tagged ‘Chai’

Happy September

We’re still waiting to get Chai back from Skulls Unlimited, after sending her in back in February. They gave me an update over a week ago. Still not home yet. Mu-Xi goes in for spay surgery tomorrow morning and I’m taking the day off work. Nervous. Tommy was being an ass to everyone today. Stewart […]

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Expecting our little guinea pig Chai skeleton back this month

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Update on Chai’s progress

My estimate for Chai’s completion is set for this month, even though on their website it said it could take up to two more months, so I may call them.

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Chai’s Articulation

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Chai’s fund

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Chai’s remains (GoFundMe)

I have a plan that to some is a little unorthodox. Some people bury their dead, others cremate, then some get more creative. I already have 3 little urns of guinea pig ashes, and I don’t want to celebrate Chai that way. I have created a GoFundMe account to try to raise money towards Chai’s […]

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Chai is gone

For those of you not keeping up on my Twitter, Chai died last night. She had finally reached 800 grams again for the first time since December 3rd. Then she wasn’t eating yesterday and last night she went into convulsions. We wrapped her up in a little blanket and Dismal and I stroked her until […]

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Chai at the vet again…

She’s putting me into the poor house. My CareCredit account is going to be maxed and I need to look for a job AND juggle school. She weighed 12 grams less than the last appointment. They gassed her to do a quick dental prodding and blood draw. She had a very negligible spot on a […]

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Chai updates

I’ve been updating via Twitter and it’s going so-so with my guinea pig. She’s not gaining weight. She’s kinda just barely staying the same weight. She’s on pain medication and hand feedings three times a day. The vet said to give her some tofu to try to keep her weight up, so every few hours […]

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Chai went to the vet

A little under half the cost of the entire visit was the ultrasound. She has a mass around her right kidney. We took an x-ray first to look at everything, which showed a spot on her lung, medical clips everywhere from her spay a few years ago, slight sharpening in her hips because she’s old, […]

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