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Old dog, new tricks

Dakota gets his 3rd chance at age 9

Old dog, new tricks

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2 years already

December 15th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Life without you

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!Dear Dakota, I have dreaded this day all month, and I have dreaded this month all year. December has never been high on my list of faves, and you certainly sealed that opinion when you charged off over the bridge in December. It has now been […]

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That hole you made

April 8th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Life without you

Tripawds is a user-supported community. Thank you for your support!Dear Dakota, She’s just not as good at it as you were, buddy. Look at the picture down there, dude. She’s simply not as good at it as you were. In the first place, she doesn’t look up when we come inside. She’s so submissive, so […]

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One year gone

December 15th, 2013 · 9 Comments · Life without you

Dear Dakota, A year ago today we lost you. And we really lost you. It doesn’t seem like a year, even though a lot has happened. But the loss of you is still pretty big. I’ve lost other dogs, D, which you know–but your absence has felt bigger to me. I’ve spent a lot of […]

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Remembering you, 6 months gone

June 16th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Life without you

On the sixth month anniversary of your death, I am practicing remembering your life with gratitude. It is a deliberate choice and it’s hard. It is easy to feel anger at those who abused you but harder to think it’s their loss that they didn’t know what you could become. For me, anyway. Part of […]

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Can we have an ampuversary without you?

February 10th, 2013 · 5 Comments · ampuversaries, Life without you, milestones

Tomorrow is the 2-year milepost on our journey. I have been thinking about it for easily a month, knowing I wanted to write about it here but not really knowing how. I trusted that the words would arrive when the day did, but they really haven’t. I’m kind of at a loss. Two years on […]

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