The most excellent strip is drawn by the Mastroianni brothers Mick and Mason and I hadn't seen it before although the resemblance seems to be only in the fact that an animal other than a hamster appears inside a plastic ball.
It's been an interesting week of unintentional coincidences. Check out Bizarro from Monday:
And here's a Rabbits strip from December aught eight. It makes me feel good to know that I came up with the roughly the same joke as this years Reuben Award winner and excellent all-round nice guy Dan Pirarro.
Then a couple of days later came this.
Which is a much better version of my strip from February last year.
And just to make it interesting here's the Tundra strip from Monday.
I was thinking migrating ducks back in July, 2006.
Obviously my big mistake was leaving out the "Wheeeee!"