I’m excited to add another dog to our family in 2021! I’ve been carefully choosing the right dog breed for us (over analyzing, for sure). I’m writing this to: Show how important it is to carefully choose any dog or puppy Process my choice (writing helps me do so) Document my life with dogs Choosing …
“He pitter-patters. A ghost at my side. Not panting. Mouth closed. It’s like he has no need for oxygen. The weight of a feather.”
“I did not shield my young dog from my old dog’s death because I always thought animals understood dying and accepted it.”
A special post written by my mom Nancy about her memories with my two pets. We lost our senior mutt Ace and our senior tabby cat Beamer earlier this year.
I wrote this letter to myself when my senior dog was sick. I knew it would help my future self, and I was right.
I’m sorry to say, over the weekend we lost two family members. Please share a favorite Ace or Beamer story if you have one.
When the dog you love is getting old … There’s something I’m sure of and it’s both heartbreaking and exciting …