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I cannot imagine my life without a dog. Duke is our newest family member. His gotcha day was just a few days after our dog Toby died unexpectedly. Though Toby will always be irreplaceable, Duke fills up my heart with so much joy. He makes me happy when I’m feeling sad. He’s more than “just.”
The dogs in my life
Growing up, my family always had a dog. We had Duchess, Spicey, and Boots. Then I got married. We lived in an apartment, and then moved to a house with almost no yard. My husband thought we shouldn’t have a dog because we didn’t have a big yard. I went along with that for years, but I still longed for a dog.
Finally in 2008, he agreed. We were getting a dog. As is always the case, Toby chose us. He was a sweet little 13 week old puppy, and he filled our lives with so much love. When he passed away unexpectedly, I couldn’t … Read more...