When I was still considered a GT kid (before I was just called special needs), I gained a mega-obsession over these pair of Iwako-brand hamster erasers from the school store.
Those erasers were actually pretty influential for my formative years, being introduced to the great early Youtube days of Hamtaro AMVs.
Cut to 2022. At this point, I've lost my my entire collection of hamsters due to time. I've been detered from going outside for weeks, not even punching in for my weekly bookstore visit because of weebs accumulating every square inch. They also smelled bad so I tried less ...
The only place untouched were the stationary. 2/13/2022 I started bringing home Iwako erasers again — both hamsters and other animals. Sometimes objects too.