Knocked for six

There is a quote in Britain that can be applied for both good and bad news. I woke up this morning and had a spring in my paw and a smile on my face. I managed to get a wonderful long walk and came back to breakfast and then some snoozes. The day was wonderful and I was enjoying the lovely weather, patrolling my garden and chasing pigeons. Then I looked at my Twitter account and my day crashed to a most unceremonious halt.

One of my best friends, who lives in Argentina, had been ill recently and had been to the vets for various ailments. I heard he had pneumonia and he had been under review for suspected cancer diagnosis. Tommy, for that is his name, went on the longest trip this morning when the vet found he had particularly nasty and aggressive tumours along with the pneumonia. It’s not fair. It’s never fair. I will never understand why anyone or any fur gets this terrible and awful disease. Tommy, I will always remember you and always be grateful for your friendship and love. Siempre va bien, nuncio adios Señor.

Run free good friend, and know that you are always loved by all your friends.

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Knocked for six, and in the worst possible way. I have sad ears.

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rescuedogdexter

Enjoying life in my forever home. Sharing my contentment with whoever will read my tales.

5 thoughts on “Knocked for six”

  1. Absolutely beautiful Dexter!! You were a good friend and Tommy knew it. God Bless Tommy and by now he has met Daytona who we lost a year ago Hugs Boo and Ma 🤗🤗😪

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