Sadly. We weren't able to nurse her back to health.
I did the following letter for Ben's upcoming game, Drifter's Escape, as an attempt to distract myself. It turned out well, considering I've never owned a dog.
And because I can, here's a picture of our rat Hippo - the world's tiniest and fuzziest hippopotamus, and the only rat I've ever known to jump three feet straight up. She was the smartest, and the weirdest, of our rats. And I miss her.
Here's to you, hippo. I hope wherever you are they're giving you lots of yogurt drops and peanut butter.