Oh Bonnie, I'm in tears reading of Buddy's passing. I can't imagine the loss after 17 years of togetherness. I so hope you find comfort in his memories and all the times you shared. He was so loved.
My heart aches for you.
Proud Mom to Eli and Kodiak
and never to be forgotten, Shiloh and Shoshi
Every dog deserves to have a human that thinks its the greatest dog that ever lived!