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In Praise of Older Dogs

Animals  (tags: older dogs, senior dogs, friendship, love, bonding, adoptions, special )

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Back in August, we put out a call for personal stories honoring your older dogs--and you guys really delivered. Thank you so much for your responses, we're just sorry we couldn't print them all! Please read on to meet the awesome cast of characters who

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Marisa Sebastian (130)
Tuesday October 14, 2008, 9:02 am
Thanks Simone! Itīs so sweet to read about their stories... I had teary eyes thinking how happy these dogs (and their human friends!) are. They really do have so much love to give...

Past Member (0)
Wednesday October 15, 2008, 6:17 am
I sure love mine like family, he's been my buddy since 1995 a month after he was born & I feel pretty lucky that he picked me.

Thank-you, I love these stories and really appreciate your sharing ....

Kristen T. (73)
Wednesday October 15, 2008, 10:52 pm
Thanks, Simone. I really enjoyed reading these touching stories.

My little maltese, Tish, is 16 and except for some loss of hearing, she's quite healthy and is still as feisty as ever! =)
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