Dexter and Christmas Wishes!

It is nearly the end of the year, and yet it is the beginning of a new era for me. After I lost Poppy I felt lost, like a part of me was missing. Although I could still function, I found that the emptiness of the house was almost unbearable and I used to have…

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Loss: Poppy Whiplington 1998-2012

As the leaves fall from the trees and the days grow colder I find myself alone as I write this. My beloved companion lurcher, Poppy, passed away on the 23rd October – peacefully and in dignity. I wish I had been as dignified at her passing but instead howled the house down as I held…

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