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Book Review: So Easy to Love, So Hard to Lose


So Easy to Love, So Hard to Lose is a very comprehensive, yet easy-to-absorb resource that I recommend for any pet parent who is facing an imminent loss of a beloved pet, to help them through the long journey of grief that often starts long before the animal passes. Continue reading

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That Old Familiar Feeling Again…


Six years ago today, I lost my sun, my moon and my stars. I said goodbye to a huge piece of my heart and the precious little soul who gave me a reason for being in this world. I said … Continue reading

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Book Review: Going Home: Finding Peace When Pets Die


Going Home: Finding Peace When Pets Die by Jon Katz “Sometimes we humans forget how to connect to one another. Dogs and cats never forget how to connect to us. Animals have taught me how to love purely. And patiently. … Continue reading

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I Missed My Dog Today


A tribute to anyone who has ever felt misunderstood, shamed or ignored during their grief after losing a beloved canine companion. Continue reading

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Dear Georgia, It’s Been 5 Long Years


Dear Georgia, Hi Peanut. My little Sunshine Sprout. It’s me, Puppy Mom. I’ve missed you so much. After hearing so often from others that it might help if I wrote a letter to you, I decided that it’s finally time. … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to a True Cancer Hero


I started out the day in tears.  Lots of tears.  A dog died this past weekend, and he was a very special dog to me and many others.  His name was Rukkus.  I met him and his mom Mindy several … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Abby


I don’t normally post tributes to every dog that I meet who has lost their battle to cancer.  Maybe I should, but I don’t want to give the impression that cancer is a hopeless situation.  Sometimes it sure feels like … Continue reading

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