Tag Archives: pet loss

Goodbye Coco

I received a very sad phone call this afternoon.  A good friend called to tell me she and her husband had to say goodbye to their ten-year old Boxer, Coco, this morning.  My heart hurts for them. Coco was the … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Intense!

Today’s Daily Prompt:  Describe the last time you were surprised by the intensity of a feeling you had about something, or were surprised at how strongly you reacted to something you thought wouldn’t be a big deal. I lost my almost 20-year-old … Continue reading

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Anticipating Loss: When Our Beloved Pets Age

A few days ago, I had to take my cat, Bigfoot, to the vet. Whenever people hear me say that, they give me a strange look or ask me WHY I took him to the vet when I AM a … Continue reading

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I Think It’s Time

My husband and I had only been married a short time and living in our first home, when the cutest little black and white puppy showed up at our garage door one Valentine’s Day.  Estimated age: about 5-6 weeks old.  I picked … Continue reading

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