It’s my birthday!!!

It was six years ago that I was able to pick Gerry up.  I had met him exactly one week earlier at a meet and greet event.  I told his CT. foster mom to give me one week to get a crate, rugs, bowls, and I’d be ready.  We met at an Applebee’s parking lot, and then I got lucky enough to take him to my house, which he helped me turn into the home I’d been waiting for.  Another chapter in both of our lives.  They believed he was three at the time, based on tooth size, and so big boy is NINE years old today!  It’s a little chilly outside, but he loves to sit on the front porch.  Tonight, a yummy dinner!

 

About danielle

I am a rescue mom and school teacher. Gerry came to me from Texas, after he “failed” as a hunting dog. He had NOT had an easy life. I was three years divorced, and we saved each other. Last week I learned he has osteosarcoma. Our world feels upside down…while everyone else is right side up.

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6 Responses to It’s my birthday!!!

  1. dobemom says:

    Happy, hoppy birthday Gerry! What a great picture of you in your party hat! I remember the first birthday nitro had after his amp….it was such a milestone, as I wasn’t sure he’d live to see it. Enjoy your day, sweet boy, you’ve earned a fabulous celebration!

    Hugs and kisses…
    Paula and Nitro

  2. hester says:

    Happy, happy birthday, dear, ADORABLE Gerry! Enjoy every moment, celebrate every milestone!

    Lisa

  3. mysweetted says:

    Happy Birthday sweet Gerry. You are adorable.
    w

  4. traceym says:

    Happy, happy, happy birthday and milestone 🙂

    Tracey & Tai

  5. kazann says:

    You sure look good in your birthday had Gerry. Have a great day and make sure you get a lot of treats and new toys!

    Kerren and Tripawd Kitty Mona

  6. benny55 says:

    Oh Gerry! I just adoe you! You are such a cute Birthday Boy!! That first photo with your hat a d the cute tilt of your head is soooo precious!!

    And yes, a dog makes a house a home! 🙂

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY GERRY!

    Love!

    Sally and Alumni Happy Hannah and Merry Myrtle and Frankie too!

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