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Milly was at the vet this morning after her squabble with Isabella. The suturing looked wonderful, and she was doing quite well. As we were walking out to the car to come home with the vet tech to assist us, Milly's right rear leg shattered when she went to get into the truck. She was taken back in and x-ray confirmed tumor engulfing the leg. No warning, no symptoms, just this sudden devastating shattering. The x-rays were horrendous. Our options were discussed and a conference was held and the decision was made due to her age and previous cancer to not put her through any more misery. She came to us in November on the spur of the moment decision, sight unseen. She made herself instantly at home. She was with us such a short time but during that time she was loved and loved us well in more ways than I could ever imagine. She was sweet and wanted nothing more than to just cuddle on the couch. She was dignified in everything she did. She was tolerant of Gus and Bella and watched them with an amused expression on her face when they would act like silly hounds. In the ten months she was with us she settled in our hearts as if she had been here forever. I am blessed to have had this wonderful senior girlie hound come into my life. She made it better. Her journey to the bridge was gentle just as she was in life. I will truly miss her.

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Missing my Bridge Angels Ryce, Bo, Jim, Miss Millie, Miss Rose, Gustopher P Jones (Pimpmaster G), Miss Isabella and Miss Star

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Oh, I'm so sorry. She was a beautiful girl.

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Run with the angels, sweetie! Sudden is hard on you, but has to have been easier on her--which isn't any consolation right now, I realize.

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I am so sorry for the loss of your beautiful Milly.

I do hate cancer. It is the thief who robs us, everyday, of those we love.

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NO... :( I am so sorry. My heart aches for you. Angel Milly you will be missed and loved always. I know her days with you Leslie were the best days of her life. Godspeed beautiful Angel Milly. :grouphug:f_pink:f_white:f_pink

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Oh no Leslie, I am so sorry to hear this. She is in a good place now and has many many friends she is playing with.

 

You guys are in my thoughts and prayers. May peace come over you.

 

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I am so sorry for your loss. I cannot imagine the pain you are feeling today. I hope that your precious memories of Milly will ease your heart in the days ahead.

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