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One year

There are few days throughout the year that mean much to me. October 3rd is one of them. It’s the day I said goodbye to Josie. Here I am, a year later, and I still can’t believe she is gone. … Continue reading

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Piglet

I’ve been back to the dog shop that helped me figure out what to feed Josie a handful of times since she passed. Although I haven’t frequented it as much as I would like to, I have followed their story … Continue reading

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Sweet, sweet dog.

Saturday appeared out of no where – officially marking one week. I got the mail, not expecting anything. There it was – a card from the oncologist. I wondered if they would send something, but I didn’t expect what I … Continue reading

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The dreaded call

I arrived early to work the Monday following Josie’s passing. My morning routine had changed drastically now that I no longer had to do all the little things for Josie. I pulled into the parking lot, parked the truck and … Continue reading

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The perfect sentiment

Back in February, the internet was a buzz about a picture Kevin Smith posted of his dog. He is some famous Hollywood dude, so of course people got all up in his business. The post was about him comforting his … Continue reading

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Four thousand seven hundred and thirty two

Four thousand seven hundred and thirty two. That is the number of days that have passed between the day I first met Josie and the day she crossed the rainbow bridge. Yesterday was the first day that I knew for … Continue reading

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How’s your day going?

I had an appointment this morning. It required me to leave Josie for a couple of hours. All I could think about was what would I come home to. Luckily – a dog that just wanted love and affection – … Continue reading

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Processing the news

At the time, I thought I handled the news really well. In retrospect, I did not. On the drive home, I decided┬ásome things needed to change. First – walks. ┬áThe vet had recommended short, slow walks to keep up her … Continue reading

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