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Re: Pets and Bricks

Daryl, that's one of the MAIN reasons I did my will (other than the whole,
not wanting my stuff to go to the state) My dogs are to be given into the
care of Blue Ridge Boxer Rescue, which is where they came from.I don't
trust my family to take them, as they aren't "animal" people, and most of
my friends have as many or more dogs than I do. I have no doubt that Blue
Ridge will find them really good homes, unless one of my friends does want
to take them, which is fine. I also left Blue Ridge a sizeable contribution.

Andrea H
Beaufort, SC 

> [Original Message]
> From: Daryl <pulis@mindspring.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 6/29/2005 8:48:54 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Pets and Bricks
> Most of our friends are stretched thin with fosters or adoptees. We do
> something set up with one of my egg customers who does animal rescue, but
> she's very pressed for space, too. And the older we get, it seems the
> our friends are, too, and less likely to be able to cope well.
> I used to feel comfortable knowing that my folks would take care of our
> guys, and vice versa. Now, Mom's dead and Dad's 91. Not likely. And my
> sister-in-law doesn't even want to think about mixing her cats and our
> :-(
> Ah, well, we're trying to limit to no more than 2 at a time now, just in
> case - but you know that we both have "sucker" stamped across our
> That's how we got Webster. He was an adult dog and in such bad shape that
> the folks at the vets office knew he couldn't be put out for regular
> adoption, so they called us. We had him for 16 years.
> I wouldn't have missed him for anything either, though he was such a
> dog that he was hard to keep safe. And he kicked hard when he was
> d
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Lynda Young" <lyoung@grindertaber.com>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Wednesday, June 29, 2005 9:22 AM
> Subject: RE: [CHAT] Pets and Bricks
> > This is where friends can be invaluable.  We have a pact with our
> > dearest friends that if something should happen to either couple, the
> > other will adopt and cherish that couples' pet's).  It's nice to have
> > peace of mind in that regard.
> >
> > Lynda
> > Zone 7 - West TN
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