I agree with you, Cheyanna, about opossumes being ugly and gross. Sadly, I could not keep myself from giggling a little because I can picture my mom and I responding the way you did, while my dad would be trying to kill it with Gypsy trying to be of assistance to him.
RIP Bear 1992-2000
RIP Jenna DOB 11/26/00, came home on 12/29/00, and DOD 12/29/11- Your pawprints are written on my heart and I miss you every day.
DOB February 25, 2012-whom I call Psyscho Puppy with love.