WHAT DOGS TEACH US .......... FROM A SIX YEAR OLD.(Author Unknown)WHAT DOGS TEACH US .......... FROM A SIX YEAR OLD. by mombeam
Being a veterinarian, I had been called to examine a ten-year-old
Irish Wolfhound named Belker. The dog's owners, Ron, his wife, Lisa,
and their little boy, Shane, were all very attached to Belker, and they
were hoping for a miracle.
I examined Belker and found he was dying of cancer. I told the
family we couldn't do anything for Belker, and offered to perform
the euthanasia procedure for the old dog in their home.
As we made arrangements, Ron and Lisa told me they thought it would
be good for six-year-old Shane to observe the procedure. They felt
as though Shane might learn something from the experience.
The next day, I felt the familiar catch in my throat as Belker's
family surrounded him. Shane seemed so calm, petting the old dog for
the last time, that I wondered if he understood what was going on.
Within a few minutes, Belker slipped peacefully away.
The little boy seemed to accept Belker's transition without any
difficulty or confusion. We sat together for a whil
Change a Life - Help A Deviant!A fellow deviant needs your help, everyone reading these words. Please take a moment to read this story below and do what you can.Change a Life - Help A Deviant! by SenshiStock
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8220 Old Redwood Highway
Cotati, CA 94931
One year ago, our fellow deviant Sara Baker AKA Glory :iconGloryAngel: was on her way her way to school. Sara was 19-years-old at the time, a college student, happily in love with her boyfriend of a few years, making art and having fun.
As she was merging onto a highway, a reckless driver tried to pass h