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For me, Demon's story begins May 2007. Despite having 2 other greyhounds, I was still heartbroken about losing my heart dog Alex 2 months earlier to osteosarcoma. I got a call asking if I could take a broken hock foster. There had been a mix up with the home he was suppose to go to. Within days, it became obvious what a special boy Demon was. He loved attention. He would hop up and down and rub his face on you until you pet him. 2 weeks later 2 different families wanted to meet him for adoption. We knew then that we had failed fostering and he wasn't going anywhere. I loved the name Demon for him, because he was anything but. He was really a wuss. He was a lazy boy. He was happy as long as he had a cushy spot in the same room. When he'd hear my car pull in, he'd start yelping like crazy with excitement. He mended my broken heart. I worked from home for a year and he was so excited to "go to work with me" every day and would beat me to the office. And then last summer, Demon was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in his front shoulder. He was only 6. It was caught early and we made the painful decision to amputate and treat with chemo. Aside from a bleeding issue, he recovered quickly and handled each chemo well. He still bounced up and down on his one front leg when I would come home. The end of February, he coughed up a little blood after contracting kennel cough. Xrays showed a 8cm tumor in his lungs. The oncologist thought it was a new cancer, not mets from osteosarcoma. We kept him comfortable as long as we could but had to say goodbye last week. He was the sweetest dog I've ever had and miss him terribly. It's so unfair he was dealt such a rotten hand.

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I'm so sorry, those words just never seem to cut it.

 

God speed to you handsome boy, you fought bravely. You leave knowing how very much you are loved.

 

Please continue to watch over your mom

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I'm so very sorry. :cry1 He was much too young.

 

Godspeed Demon.

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Oh, his eyes! He looks so beautiful, sensitive, intelligent. You were blessed to be able to "go to work" together, but he left you way too soon and way too young.

I'm so sorry you lost your precious Demon.

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I've followed Demon's story for along time. My heartfelt sympathy to you. You gave him the most precious gift, love.

Prayers for peace and comfort to you.

Soar high Demon!

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What soulful eyes....I am so sorry for the loss of Demon, your special boy. Even though your time together was not long, it was quality time...full of love!

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I am so very, very sorry. He was far too young.

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Oh Kris :bighug

 

I am so sorry and know there are no words to ease the pain.

Run with the angels sweet Demon you are with the very very best ~

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OOh Kris, I'm so sorry! Demon was such a handsome boy!

 

Run free buddy, there are some fun houndies at the bridge that would love play!

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I am so very sorry for your loss. :grouphug :grouphug

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I am so sorry for your loss. What a handsome guy!

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I'm so very sorry!!! :( :( :( :( :cry1 :cry1 :cry1

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So young. So unfair. I am so sorry. :(

 

 

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