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25 April 2007
This week, my sweet friend Sami passed away after a long and courageous battle with osteosarcoma. We will miss her tremendously. Our deepest sympathies go out to her pawrents, Michelle and Stephen.
Sami was fifteen years old, and a heroic example of how senior dogs can thrive and have a beautiful life after amputation. When we met her last year in Los Angeles, we were amazed by her strength and spunk. We had such a great time hanging out and getting to know eachother.
If anyone is ever in doubt about how a senior dog can adapt to living life on three legs, just point them to this video. Sami's joy at living life will erase any doubts that people have about what a tripawd can truly do. She was a true Bone Cancer Dog Hero.
Sami, you will always be our superstar. Fly free girlfriend. Run with the wind, howl with the pack, and eat everything and anything you want. May your spirit go on to guide all of our furry friends and show them how to live life with the kind of courage and spunk that came so naturally to you.
You will forever be in our hearts.
thank you guys for such a beautiful tribute to our samigurl.
we are honored to know you all and we are honored to be part of the tripawd community.
and we are blessed that she got to meet you all.
we miss her so much but we hope she will help inspire others in their battle against osteosarcoma.
michelle and stephen
15 January 2009
What a beautiful girl and you were so blessed to have her for 15 years. How wonderful. I know you will miss her, hopefully thoughts of her will eventually bering you smiles and not tears. Take good care for now.
Gineej & Paris
Grateful for every moment we had with Paris…..no regrets!
Honoring her life by opening our hearts & home to Addy!
28 November 2008
Fifteen years old. How wonderful is that?! Run free sweet Sami at Rainbow Bridge. You will be missed.
Shanna & Spirit Trouble ~ Trouble gained her wings 3/16/2011, a 27 1/2 month cancer survivor, tail wagging. RIP sweetheart, you are my heart and soul. Run free at Rainbow Bridge.
The November Five - Spirits Max, Cherry, Tika, Trouble & Nova. 11/2008 - 3/2013 An era ends as Queen Nova crossed the Bridge.
25 April 2007
25 April 2008
25 April 2007
michelle and stephen said:
i hope once we heal from the loss we will be able to help others in the battle as much as rene, jim, jerry ...
You already have ... Peace.
17 December 2008
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