It was time for us to do our duty to her, and we have done it.
Sometimes, your duty is all you can do.
This has been a bad year for good dogs. First my dad’s eldest cowdog, then Jasper of the Lileks family, now Dr. Pournell’s Sable.
When Cosmo died, I thought I was silly to cry for a dog I never even met.
My only defense is– their people loved them, and I’ve been listening to their people for years.
The love of animals is a wonderful gift.