Ellie

Our dog passed away today. She was one of the best dogs: rarely barked, always protective, even of the cats. My wife and I had been monitoring her growths closely. She hasn’t been quite as enthusiastic about being outside the past six months. It could have been the 100-degree heat, but her back legs and elimination functions failed today. No more bounding into the snow or grass. It was time.

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Todd and his family live in Ames, Iowa. He serves a Catholic parish of both Iowa State students and town residents.
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4 Responses to Ellie

  1. Jen says:

    Aww…I’m so sorry to hear. We had to put the kitty down last weekend–renal failure.

  2. Condolences. She looks like a lovely dog.

  3. She looked like such a sweetie. I am so sorry for your loss.

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