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"Chilly December 2013"

Adopted back in 2001 by Jenny Ferguson
It is with heavy heart that our beloved
Chilly has passed away.
He was known as Bishop at HCR

What a long wonderful, truly blessed life.

"Bonnie December 2014"

We wish to express our deepest sympathies to Tia & Family on the loss of their sweet Bonnie. Bonnie fell ill this Christmas and the Angels called for her. We are all heartbroken.

"Milo" July 2012

Lovingly written by the Vega's

I'm so emotional now I don't know what to say.
He was my friend. His demeanor was almost that
of a human friend, he was so gentle yet a true canine
when playful. Able to leap and jump to the point that
I was taken back on his physical abilities. Always
came by your side for company and companionship.
He loved people. Would always smell the air outside
by lifting his head up or smell a near by flower. When
he would do that I saw him as a human. His behavior was
mesmerizing at times. So quiet, so gentle. Yet protective
during the night if he would hear someone close to the
house. So many memories and things I can say. All the
adventures I had with him all the funny things he did that
made me laugh. The list goes on. The hide and seek
games. Milo will never be forgotten. Never !

Grieve not, nor speak of me with tears, but laugh
And talk of me as if I were beside you.
I loved You so—‘twas heaven here with you.

"Lacie" July 2012

Adopted and loved by Brandi Scott

 

"All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle."

(Saint Francis of Assisi)

 



"Luna" May 2012


Lovingly adored by Beth & Mike Berger

"Carrington" May 2012

Dearly missed by Cheryl Strimple

"Rory" April 2012

Rory an HCR Senior Program Dog was fostered and loved byJen, Gary and Taylor Cowart

"Zeke" April 2012
Loved & Adored by Mike Gallmeister

Loved Adored by Mike Gallmeister
"Timmie" March 2012

Dearly missed by Debbie Hutcheson
I wish the Rainbow Bridge had a phone
so I could hear your bark again.

I thought of you today, but that's nothing new.
I thought of you yesterday and the day before that too.

All I have are memories and pictures in a frame.
I think of you in silence and often speak your name.

You will always be loved, never forgotten

 

"Gale" 2012

Our beloved, beautifull Collie Girl
Suzanne & Dan Castle

"Taye" January 2012

Another Sweet Angel crosses over



"Sydney" February 2012

Rest in Peace sweet boy

Perfect Pino" November 2011
"
Gentle sweet Pino, we will miss you.
Ada Fay, Peter & Patrick
"Peaches Marie" July 2011

You left this Earth too soon
Angela Walker

"Madison Starr Angel" April 2011

The Heavens have another Star shining brightly
Angela Walker

"Nikko" March 2011

Dearly missed collie boy

Maribelle - December 2010

She was loved tremendously and has left a gap in our lives. Our time with her was short but so sweet!
The Wagner Family


Penny - October 2010

Therapy dog - Precious Penelope
Adored by Susan & Mark Papa



Precious - June 6, 2010

"Grammy"
Forever missed by her mom, Angela Walker


Reggie - 2009


Therapy dog extraordinaire
Susan & Mark Papa


Willow - September 5, 2008


Loved & Adored by Angela Walker


In the Loss of Your Pet

There must be a heaven for the animal friends we love. They are not human yet they bring out our own humanity… sometimes in ways that other people cannot. They do not worry about fame or fortune… instead, they bring our hearts nearer to the joy of simple things. Each day they teach us little lessons in trust and steadfast affection. Whatever Heaven may be, there's surely a place in it for friends as good as these.
Author Unknown


Maggie Mae - May 2006
maggiemae
Maggie Mae lost to Distemper


Shelby - January 2005
shelby
The Novominsky Family Loved her Dearly


Sammy - March 2005
sammy
In memory of Sammy


Maverick - July 2005
Maverick


Banda - March 2005
banda


Elsa - May 2003
elsaA donation was made in loving memory of Elsa Papa,
by James & Carolyn Horn. May 2003

"Elsa was a well loved member of the Papa's home and the sweetest of all dogs that I know. I can't even claim that my own dogs are as purely good as she."


Northwest Indian Memorial on Death

Do not stand at my grave and weep.
I am not there.
I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow.
I am the diamon glint on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
I am the autumn rain.
When you awake in the morning hush,
I am the swift uplifting rush of birds circling in flight.
Do not stand at my grave and weep.
I am not there.
I do not sleep.
Author Unknown


Coco the Dog - 2002
poodle

 

"Champ" April 2011

You are Forever in our Hearts
Phil & Jerry Willard



Porter April 2011

He was one of our Family
The Logsdon's
"Sweet Charlotte" January 2011

Very sweet, loving, and devoted.
Truly a great companion with the gentle collie nature.

Chuck & Jan Brenholm

"Toby" February 2011

"
Dogs' lives are too short. Their only fault really."
Susan Powell and Family



How Do You Know When It's Time To Let Go?

Rusty - May 2010

Rusty fought a very valiant battle for 15 months through cancer. He never showed any signs of pain - being a true Collie through and through.
Charlie & Jeanne Zeto


Passing On

When a dog finally passes on, there is an emptiness, a place in our heart that will never be filed again in exactly the way it was. Because no matter how many dogs we have over the years, each is a unique, a friend, and when they go away, our lives are changed forever in many small ways.
Steve Smith


Ceanna Grace - April 2008

Forever in my heart
Ellie Thibodeaux



Bella - July 2007

My Sweet Bella - Angela Walker


Nick - Janurary 2006
Nick


Jazz - May 2006
jazz
Taken by years of Heartworm Infestation

ONeal - 2004
oneal


Shelby - April 2003
shelbyflowers
Obedience, Agility and Certified Therapy Dog
Left this Earth way to soon!
Forever in our Heart and Memories
Love always Vickey & Robert Willard


"Jamocha"
Lady Jamocha of San Felipe - May 2003
Jamocha

A donation was made in loving memory of Jamocha by Jerry & Shirley Musik

"Jamocha was the faithful and very much loved companion for 14 years of Jerri & Jim Van Beek, our daughter and son-in-law. I wish every dog could experience the abundant love and tender care that Jerri & Jim gave to Mocha. I hope this will in some way help another dog find a loving home."


Trudy - April 2003
trudy


Nic - 2003
Nic


Boo Boo - 2002
collie


"After Death"
Farewell Master yet not farewell.
Where I go ye too shall dwell.
I am gone before your face,
A moment's time, a little space.
When ye come where I have stepped,
Ye will wonder why ye wept.
by Edwin Arnold

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