In Memory of Otis

Lovingly Otis 07-30-10 Otis was about seven months old when we got him from the pound while living in Valparaiso, Indiana an August day of 1994. He was a Border Collie mix we were told with a white and tan beautiful coat of hair. He was very handsome looking dog and very agile. He loved playing Frisbee and fetch. He …

In Memory of Boosie

Boosie lived at our home for 7 years. He was 14 when we had to put him to sleep. Chronic kidney disease that we manage for quite awhile became Acute Kidney disease, Acute pancreatitis and an enlarged heart. Boosie met me when I was looking for a new cat at the Cat Clinic of Roswell. I was filling out adoption …

In Memory of Casey

Casey 1996-2010 We only came to know Casey in the last year of her life. Casey was total alpha, always in the lead, always protective. She was so alpha that she wasn’t much for lovey-dovey nonsense, but she loved her human with all her heart and tried to live much longer than she should have because of her devotion to …

In Memory of Charlie

In Memory of Charlie I’ll never forget the day we found you at the Humane Society, a tiny, adorable 7 week old puppy. The week after we brought you home you were quite a sick little boy so we took you to the emergency clinic where they told us that they thought you had Parvo and they suggested putting you …

In Memory of Charlotte

In Celebration of Charlotte Charlotte can be described as charming, spunky, independent, a bit feisty, sweet , a flirt, and she really didn’t have many manners. She had a strong will to live and beat the odds a couple of times during her long life. Charlotte was a 3-legged dilute calico. Charlotte lost one of her hind legs as a …

In Memory of Cordelia

Cordelia came into my life in May of 2004, when she was nine months old and needed a new home. I was living with my parents and grandmother at the time but she was comfortable immediately. She was very curious and found the fish bowl particularly interesting. She then went to New York with her first mom Connie to get …

In Memory of Cricket Emily Rogers

Cricket Emily Rogers 2/21/94 – 6/26/10 We first met only a few days after you were born. I had just started working at the kennel. I was not even sure what kind of dog you were. It had only been 3 months since I had lost my childhood dog. I got home and told my mom all about the puppies …

In Memory of Doc

When Doc was born and I discovered she had a deformed leg, I promised to take special care of her. From 1991 to 2010 we were blessed to have her. She taught me that you don’t have to be perfect to be worthy of love. She also taught me that you can be stubborn and lovable at the same time. …

In Memory of Lady McClain

I want to tell Lady’s story. The story begins Christmas of 2003 and came to a sad and peaceful end on Friday September 24th 2010. I have no idea of Lady’s beginning other than she must have been a beautiful puppy. I know she had a family for almost the first five years of her life. Lady was taken to …

In Memory of Yukon

Yukon, our Sweet Pea, we miss you so much. We had 14 years with you and it wasn’t enough. I still remember the day we picked you out. We looked at several puppies that day, but when Daddy picked you up he said “This is Yukon”. You were 3 weeks old and we anxiously awaited the next 3 weeks to …