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#343225 - 01/24/17 09:30 AM A year without Skye
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I can't believe it's been a year. My life seems incomplete without her.

I still sometimes call her in from the yard, or reach for her food bowl, or almost buy her that new toy I know she would love.

I suppose it's the mark of a very good dog that they leave such an emptiness behind. frown

On the other hand, I often do feel her with me. I would swear I just heard her soft 'huff' as she would often do while looking out her window. Her comforting presence lingers.

One year, my girl. But you are still here.


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SamCat, 03/2011

Seiko, Solo, Sophie, Skye and Buddy - bridge dogs who taught me so much

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#343226 - 01/24/17 11:07 AM Re: A year without Skye [Re: PositiveDog]
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#343227 - 01/24/17 11:21 AM Re: A year without Skye [Re: Sylv]
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Caleb (aka Caleb-Moose)
Ciara(aka Ciara Belle, Black Devil)

RIP Aodhán, Rica, Max, Kelly - gone but never forgotten - forever in my heart

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#343228 - 01/24/17 12:23 PM Re: A year without Skye [Re: Woodreb]
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#343240 - 01/24/17 09:48 PM Re: A year without Skye [Re: PositiveDog]
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Originally Posted By: PositiveDog
I can't believe it's been a year. Her comforting presence lingers.

teary Has it really been a year? I can't believe it. Her comforting presence definitely lingers. hugging

Love the pics of your dear, sweet Skye. She was a regal lady and will live on in your heart for eternity.
Sean - 1998/2014
If there ever comes a day when we can't be together, keep me in your heart I'll stay there forever.
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Neely - 2003/2015
Gizmo -2008/2011
Neeko -1991/2005

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#343243 - 01/25/17 02:59 AM Re: A year without Skye [Re: SeanRescueMom]
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The year of firsts is so hard. But always in our hearts...
MaxaL (aka LisaT)

Jazmine, mini-mix, 10/18/2011
Max, 5/2001-2/2012, RIP my partner, my Regal Boy
Indy, 5/1997-10/2010, RIP my friend, my teacher

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#343264 - 01/25/17 09:26 PM Re: A year without Skye [Re: MaxaLisa]
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hugging I'm sure a year from now I'll be feeling the same way missing my Shiloh. hugging

Proud Mom to Shoshi, Eli and Kodiak
and never to be forgotten, Shiloh
Every dog deserves to have a human that thinks its the greatest dog that ever lived!

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#343325 - 01/30/17 09:43 AM Re: A year without Skye [Re: Shilohsmom]
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Lucky, Wolf, Max, Kayos - gone not forgotten. gsdhalo

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#343336 - 01/30/17 09:53 PM Re: A year without Skye [Re: Kayos]
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I remember my first year without Cody, it was certainly difficult but I had two other dogs to also care for so they helped me ease my mind.
Almost 5 years later I still mourn for him but usually only around his day of passing. It does get easier to cope though.
I fear too soon I will be going thru this with Isa..

Skye was a beautiful lady smile They definitely leave impressions on our hearts forever <3
Akbar RN CGC 8

Cody RIP 2003-2012

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#343344 - 01/31/17 09:32 PM Re: A year without Skye [Re: mjbgsd]
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Beautiful Skye. I'm so sorry you are missing her. Skye truly was a legend. So much like ve, wisdom, and kindness in her. I am thinking of you as you miss her, and wishing you comfort.
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Dir gehört mein Herz

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