Gerbils, Goblins, and Spiders, Oh My!
So my little family has grown with the addition of two new gerbils.
The two are litter-mates and brothers, born in the local Petco, and only just old enough to come up for adoption. All stretched out, they are maybe 3.5 inches long (not including the tail, of course), so they still have some growing to do. However, I got a nice cage set up and filled with bedding, and they then proceeded to make their first mission seeing just how much bedding they could chuck out. They love to dig.
Either way, they have begun to settle in nicely, and I'm not the only one fascinated by them. My cat's new favorite pastime has become watching the two of them whenever they are awake. Luckily, s...