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    Sitka was a wolf hybrid that came from Alaska (Sitka). She lived with us for 19 great years. She loved and raised many younger dogs and she love children as well...always setting down and allowing kids to pet her. For the past 6 months, my wife would fix a special meal for her every day and we would hand feed her...she had lost most teeth on one side of her mouth, so you would feed her on one side and move the bowl around to the other side and catch what fell out, and then start all over. She would always lay in the kitchen so you would have to step over her....yes, we are still stepping over her.... She is over the rainbow playing with all her friends awaiting for us to join her one day....she will be missed.
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  • #2
    RIP sweet Sitka. Be sure to have a romp with my Ripper, Snowball, Lil Bro and Teddy, who are at the Bridge waiting.

    Nancy in AZ
    A clean house is a sign of a broken scroll saw!


    • #3
      Sorry for your loss Larry!
      "Still Montana Mike"

      "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
      Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC


      • #4
        Sorry to hear of your loss. Sitka sounds like she was quite the dog.

        Our DD-cat just passed a few weeks ago at 16. She'll give Sitka a good chase up in the rainbows.

        If you need or want somebody to talk to about this there's a good support chat at (like our chat it requires Java so I can't get in, but my wife's been a regular)



        • #5
          Sorry to hear Larry, she's a pretty girl.
          May the wind at you back .....
          Not be from Lunch.

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          • #6
            Larry, sorry to hear about Sitka.
            I know how you feel, lost to many of my friends as well.

            Delta P-20 & Q-3

            I wondered why the baseball was getting bigger. Then it hit me!


            • #7
              I'm so sorry your Sitka has gone to the bridge. You will have a ghost at your heels for a long time.



              • #8
                Oh Larry what a beauty!!! So sorry for your loss. RIP Sitka!
                Cathy in NE

                "While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about." - Anonymous


                • #9
                  G'Day Larry

                  Sorry to hear of your mates passing.



                  • #10
                    Thank everyone for your kind words. It's good to have friends.


                    • #11
                      I am sorry for your loss but you were blessed with 19 years of total devotion.
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                      And the Long Island Scrollsaw Association


                      • #12
                        Sorry for your loss Larry.
                        I am always ready to learn although I do not always like being taught. Winston Churchill


                        • #13
                          Hi Larry - Sorry to hear of the loss of Sitka.
                          19 years is a long time to have a faithful companion by your side and she will be truly but fondly missed.
                          Jim in Mexico

                          Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.
                          - Albert Einstein


                          • #14
                            beautiful animal, sorry for your loss


                            • #15
                              From Alaska to Hawaii, what a transition !
                              Sorry to hear of your loss, I know how tough it is to take the loss of a beloved pet. Like people, there is no replacement possible.


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