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Bucky update - Life with two cancers
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22 July 2015 - 5:23 pm
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Awww.  Thanks everyone!  I am so glad that Bucky's story has helped some with their pup's diagnosis.  I think sometimes a dog's heart is just too big for their body and they have to go somewhere where they can spread their wings.  This morning, right as the sun was coming up, a flock of mouring doves flew right over the house, then as they reached the roofline, scattered into different directions like a firework of feathers.  I can't help but think maybe Bucky sent them (he was a bird dog).  It is funny too - none of the other dogs will sleep in the bed that was Bucky's favorite.  Maybe part of him is still snoozing there.


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22 July 2015 - 5:37 pm
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Beautiful description of what was going on with the .Muring Doves. I like the vision of Bucky flying free as a bird.

A d I loke your sentiment of Bucky's heart being so big it jas to move on so it can spread wings.

Interesting about his bed. Some believq our Spirit energy, even though it jas transitioned, likes to jang around for awhile to make sure we are okay. Or, it just could be that Bucky's staying for awhile so they'll stay the heck out of his bed!

Good to hear fromyou. I knlw it's still nard and the void is rough.

I loke all the differe t ways he's sending you messages that hesq still here with you. That Bucky's a lretty creative guy.

Sending love..

Sally and Alumni Happy Hannah and Merry Myrtle too t

Happy Hannah had a glorious additional bonus time of over one yr & two months after amp for osteo! She made me laugh everyday! Joined April's Angels after send off meal of steak, ice cream, M&Ms & deer poop!

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22 July 2015 - 8:19 pm
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Bucky is totally in that bed! The doggies see these things, how I wish us humans had that natural ability. Beautiful.

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23 July 2015 - 11:47 am
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Awww . . . just now catching up on things and all I can think of is how my heart is both warm and sad at the same time. What a beautiful testament Bucky's life was and what an inspiration to all of any leg count.

God speed Bucky. I look forward to meeting you one day.

Hugs to your pack for their loss.


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