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Crazy Legs.

 

I named her before I met her, and wouldn't you know she had the longest, lankiest, craziest legs you ever

saw on a hedgehog.

 

She used those legs for tubing races with her roommate Talulah:

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She used those legs for climbing!

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But mostly, she loved to run on her wheel. And run. And run.

One night, in a fit of insomnia, I was puttering around online, and I listened to her run on that wheel for

two straight hours! That was the last time I had to wonder why she never seemed to get as "fluffy" as Talulah.

 

And then when those crazy beautiful legs started to fail her, I knew something bad was happening. I was right.

 

Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome, which is as much a scourge of the hedgehog world as Osteo is to the greyhound world.

 

She fought a good fight, but when she didn't charge out of her pigloo for dinner two days ago, I thought it might be

the beginning of the end. Yesterday at 5:30 pm, Crazy Legs took her leave. She needed just the barest nudge,

which both the vet and I took as a good sign that the time was right.

 

Farewell my fiesty little one, now you can run forever.

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Buzzy

broken of da hart

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Buzzy I am so sorry. I remember your excitement when she arrived at your house. She found a bit of heaven here on earth with you.

 

Godspeed Crazy Legs - a lot of friends are waiting at the bridge for you

Deb, and da Croo
In my heart always, my Bridge Angels - Macavity, Tila the wannabe, Dexter, CDN Cold Snap (Candy), PC Herode Boy, WZ Moody, Poco Zinny, EM's Scully, Lonsome Billy, Lucas, Hurry Hannah, Daisy (Apache Blitz), Sadie (Kickapoo Kara), USS Maxi, Sam's Attaboy, Crystal Souza, Gifted Suzy, Zena, and Jetlag who never made it home.

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Rest easy, little one. Gentle hugs, Buzzy.

Irene ~ Owned and Operated by Jenny (Jenny Rocks ~ 11/24/17) ~ JRo, Jenny from the Track

Lola (AMF Won't Forget ~ 04/29/15 -07/22/19) - My girl. I'll always love you.

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What a beautiful baby girl. Safe journey, sweetie. Rest your tired crazy legs.

 

So very sorry, Buzzy.

 

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I am sorry. She was a real cutie.

Kyle with Stewie ('Super C Ledoux, Super C Sampson x Sing It Blondie) and forever missing my three angels, Jack ('Roy Jack', Greys Flambeau x Miss Cobblepot) and Charlie ('CTR Midas Touch', Leo's Midas x Hallo Argentina) and Shelby ('Shari's Hooty', Flying Viper x Shari Carusi) running free across the bridge.

Gus an coinnich sinn a'rithist my boys and little girl.

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I'm so sorry. Thank you for sharing her story and photos. She sounds like she was a hoot!

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Moonbeam (Ninos Full Moon 11/1/2009, Gotcha day 9/2/2012), Hattie (Kiowa Hats Off 4/14/2011, Gotcha day 10/13/2012), Keiva (JS Igotyourbooty 1/12/2007, Gotcha Day 1/8/2014)
Jimmy (Blu Too James 06/26/2014, Gotcha day 09/12/2015)
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I'm so sorry for your loss. The cutest hedgie, ever. :grouphug

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:paw Upon reflection, our lives are often referenced in parts defined by the all-too-short lives of our dogs.

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I'm so sorry Buzzy! I remember how excited you were to get her and Tallulah. Run far and fast and free little Crazy Legs!

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Buzzy sorry to hear that Crazy Legs has left you for the that Big Wheel in the sky. She did have a rough start but you gave her a great life after that

 

Caroline & Daphne

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Caroline, Mom to Daphne (49B-50215) and Penny (41D-55779)
Remembering Bridge Angels Margo and Sabrina

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I'm so sorry for the loss of your lovely girl.

 

Godspeed, sweetheart.

Star aka Starz Ovation (Ronco x Oneco Maggie*, litter #48538), Coco aka Low Key (Kiowa Mon Manny x Party Hardy, litter # 59881), and mom in Illinois
We miss Reko Batman (Trouper Zeke x Marque Louisiana), 11/15/95-6/29/06, Rocco the thistledown whippet, 04/29/93-10/14/08, Reko Zema (Mo Kick x Reko Princess), 8/16/98-4/18/10, the most beautiful girl in the whole USA, my good egg Joseph aka Won by a Nose (Oneco Cufflink x Buy Back), 09/22/2003-03/01/2013, and our gentle sweet Gidget (Digitizer, Dodgem by Design x Sobe Mulberry), 1/29/2006-11/22/2014, gone much too soon. Never forgetting CJC's Buckshot, 1/2/07-10/25/10.

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What a cutie! I am sorry that she had to leave. How is Talulah doing?

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