Tag Archives: loss and grieving

The Best Dog He Could Be

It started last Sunday, in the middle of the night. Pippin woke me up with a coughing fit and some weird restless behavior, moving in a circle around and under the bed. He was not real steady on his feet. … Continue reading

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To Risk Your Heart for a Dog to Tear

This was Merry, our chihuahua. And a couple weeks ago she died in my wife’s arms. Merry was a rather gentle spirit (for a chihuahua). She never nipped anyone, her barking was not incessant, and she was friendly to everyone … Continue reading

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