Category Archives: Pets

And then…

And then there were none. The sturm und drang of daily life stops most often when we suffer a loss. She came to us with the name of Angel Baby. We shook our heads but she stayed Angel, that was … Continue reading

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When a good dog dies there is no memorial parade. There’s just a lot of little things that aren’t quite right anymore. A quiet in the house at dinner time that seems unfamiliar. Tears fall every time you get lost in … Continue reading

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Sad Day

Our yard is quieter. The studio a little lonelier. Our lives a bit emptier. We lost our friend of 20 years, our cat Ravi. A good spirit, a friend to dogs and people alike. He will be greatly missed.

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Bug or Crud?

It’s sunny, it’s warm, it’s not raining, so for Oregon, it’s summer. That means the door to the backyard stays open as the dogs and cat come and go. That means bits of grass, weeds, mud and dirt get tracked … Continue reading

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