Category Archives: Death of a dog

My 100th Post

As I sit here at the computer I cannot believe I am writing my 100th and last post for dogstwentyfourseven. This blog means so much to me and has been a labour of love. I decided that I would like … Continue reading

Posted in Adding a Second Dog to Your Home, Death of a dog, Dog and Owner Pet Peeves, Dog Blogs, Dog Names, Dog Siblings Reuniting, Dog Tricks, Dog walker Job Description, Dog with Special Needs, Dogs and Their Routines, Golden Retrievers, Guide Dogs, Rescue Dog, Senior Dogs, Shelter Dogs, Sick Dogs, The Vet, Your Dog Gene, Your Dog's Love Interest/Type | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

Heart Ache After Your Dog Dies

When I am out walking dogs I have the opportunity to meet many new people. Sometimes it is just a pleasant hello, or a nod of a head as we pass one another. Other times a complete stranger will want to pat … Continue reading

Posted in Adding a Second Dog to Your Home, Children and Dogs, Death of a dog, Dog Walker Helping others | Tagged , | 12 Comments

Children and Dogs

I consider myself very blessed that I have been around dogs for all of my life. I am a firm believer that all children, at some point in their lives, should experience owning a pet. Dogs are a front-runner for … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the dog, Children and Dogs, Death of a dog, Dog Running Away From Home, Dogs and Their Routines, Dogs At The Cottage, Dogs Digging, Mixed Breed Dogs, Senior Dogs, Two different dogs in a home, Your Dog Gene | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Tribute to a Family Dog

When the beloved family dog dies it is such a sad event for all involved. Owners all grieve in different ways, and time is really the only healer to ease the heartache. I have experienced this myself with the loss … Continue reading

Posted in Adding a Second Dog to Your Home, Death of a dog, Guide Dogs, Mixed Breed Dogs, Two different dogs in a home | Tagged , | Leave a comment

When Dogs Get Sick

My life around dogs gives me constant ideas for future posts. Today this post comes from my heart. I have a dear friend Jon whose dog Hailey is quite sick. Problems started about a month ago when she had bout … Continue reading

Posted in Death of a dog, Sick Dogs | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Senior Dogs and the Gifts They Bring Us

I have been walking dogs as a job for the last twelve years. Many of my canine friends are in their “Golden Years” or have left this earth due to their older ages or illness. This is truly the hardest … Continue reading

Posted in Care of the dog, Death of a dog, Dog with Special Needs, Golden Retrievers, Senior Dogs | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lovely Lily the Golden Retriever

Lily and I met around six years ago; it is hard to tell exactly how many as years tend to fly by. We met through my friend Janine; I walk her dog Fulton. The two dog owners live near each … Continue reading

Posted in Death of a dog, Golden Retrievers, Sick Dogs | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Socrates my Gentle Giant

The hardest part of my job as a dog walker has to be when a dog dies that has been part of my life for many years. I will be saluting some of them over the next few months in … Continue reading

Posted in Adding a Second Dog to Your Home, Death of a dog, Sick Dogs, Two different dogs in a home | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments