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Mans best friend lost but not forgoten

We had the privilege of having Hawker for several years.  Unfortunately, cancer finally won.  We made his life fun and he experienced a life time of living in just a few short years.  32 more words


A Dog's Life by Chuck Thurston

Stories about pets always seem to have sad endings, so I was prepared to get a little emotional as I neared the end of “Marley and Me”, John Grogan’s book about his family’s goofy but loveable yellow lab. 686 more words


First Outing

Sept. 10 is opening day of duck season, so come dawn Neva and I were in the marsh. It was her first hunt, so I was wrestling with anxiety. 528 more words


Hunting Dogs

A hunting dog refers to a canine that hunts with or for humans. There are several types of hunting dogs developed for various tasks. The major categories of hunting dogs include… 24 more words

Sept. 2, 2014: Near death or just near dumb

I killed three doves this morning and that was enough.

Enough for the second day, even though I missed opening day. Enough to get my dog Ceilidh a little work because she missed opening day, too. 871 more words


Bye Brill

My oldest and beautiful dog left us yesterday. It was very sad, and was much harder to deal with than I expected. Brill had been ‘getting old’ for a long time, and watching her die ever so slowly, I thought, would make dealing with her death, when it eventually came, not so hard. 88 more words


Your one wish for this season

Before New Year’s Day, there’s another holiday. We hope, we wish, we make lists and check them twice, and it all culminates with the requisite gift-giving and receiving. 127 more words