Being with our faithful family member through his end times. Joy and pain juxtaposed and in alternating currents.
In loving arms, the photo of the man and his dog ….see the photo at this link, cry, wipe eyes, then read the article
Meanwhile, as we contemplate our dog, Jake’s needs for his senior years, his last years, seeing this just floods me in tears.
We love our dog, Jake, he loves us, unconditionally. He has been a big part of our family for 15 years now. Australian Shepherds can live up to 15 years – sometimes longer, most times less. Jake is still perky enough when he isn’t sleeping or dreaming, dreaming he is running as all his legs are in motion. He still loves his walks, we have to help him up to stand on his hind legs, once he is up though, he is determined to walk on his legs. He actually still bounds back and forth in joy and delight, does little leaps when…
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