Pet Memorials

Memorial for Nola the Airedale Terrier

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On Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 9:55 pm, Nola (our beloved Airedale Terrier) heart-breakingly passed away from advanced chronic kidney failure just 3 days before her 9th birthday. We fought so hard to save her, but despite aggressive treatments from the best vets and hospital in L.A., it was just not enough, and we had […]

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Memorial for Trixie the Rottweiler

Although I find it hard to let my patients pass on to their next stage of being, it is the inevitable life conclusion regardless of your species. Recently, a favorite acupuncture patient of mine, Trixie, departed this world but her owner fondly commemorates her with indelible images and the following poetic words. She is our […]

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Memorial for Quinn the Border Collie Mix

Photo of Quinn Last Trip to Beach

It is never easy to let a beloved pet go and is especially hard when they have been part of our lives for many years. Quinn, a sweet, senior canine patient of mine, was put to forever rest after his long battle with illness. Here are Quinn’s owner’s words written on the evening before the […]

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Memorial for Kit the Doberman Pinscher

Photo of Kit By the Sea

Offering veterinary services on a house call basis requires me to send my clients’ beloved pets into the next world when their illness is too severe and quality of life is compromised. I recently aided the exit of a sweet Doberman Pinscher, Kit, who is fondly remembered by the words of his human companions. Kit […]

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Memorial For Gromit The Grand Great Dane Mix

One of my long term patients recent passed away after a long life filled with adventure and quality social interaction with other dogs from the Rascal and Chloe Rescue. Gromit was a very regal soul inhabiting the body of a a Great Dane mix. Here are the words of Gromit’s caretaker, who was there until […]

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