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A personal blog about my own animals
The loss of an animal can be one of the worst experiences during your lifetime. I have lost two of my dogs and a piece of my heart died with each one of them on that day.
My first dog with me in the photo, Snoepie, came into my life at the tender age of ten. He was a gift from my uncle. He was a Doberman pinscher that passed away from a heart attack at the age of sixteen.
My second dog, Snuffel, I adopted from the Grassy Park SPCA, now Cape of Good Hope SPCA. She was only eight weeks old when I adopted her. She was a crossbreed, but no one could ever tell me what breed she was.
She was the gentlest animal and so grateful that she had a home. She died on 10 January 2011. The worst day of my life as I had to have her euthanized. She was almost thirteen before she died...