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Snapshot by Syd

Snapshot by Syd

OFSDS Weekly Update (11/30)

This was a particularly difficult week at OFSDS as we said goodbye to 4 Old Friends.  All 4 succumbed to cancer:  Two of our bonded pairs suffered a loss.  While my weekly updates more weeks than not contain a dog crossing the Rainbow Bridge, 4 Old Friends passing in 5 days is not usual.  .

Crossing the Rainbow Bridge
  • Peppermint Patty
  • Ricky
  • Boo
  • Mousse

Returning to the Gardens

  •  Milo

There was a little positive news in the midst of our losses…

To Forever Foster Homes
  • Jax – so happy for Jax as he needed a home with no other animals.and that kind of home is not easy to find
  • Maverick
Medical Updates
  • Harley is recovering from yet another surgery.
  • Toy continues his steady recovery from 2 surgeries.
  • Charlie Brown had back surgery.
  • Jed and Maxwell spent some time in Medical recovering from an intestinal bug.\
  • Peanut’s leg sores continue to improve.
  • Grady and Caroline moved from Intake to Reception.
  • Flora moved from Reception to GR.
Until next week….
Sally and the OFSDS Gang


  • Krista

    I’m so sorry for your losses. Thank you for taking such good care of the babies.

  • SDinVA

    So sorry!

  • hooked (sue)

    Thanks so much for these updates. I know how hard this has been for the staff and I’m so very sorry. We love these doggies so very much and are grateful for you<3

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    I live so far away and I take the passing of our fur babies hard. I can only imagine what it must be like for you caretakers of these sweet dogs. Prayers for you all!

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