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(P.J.) O'My Hearts Princess of Joy has passed away 1-11-01 to 9-21-14.


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#1 OFFLINE   LoganMango

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Posted 22 September 2014 - 05:53 PM

Dear Friends,

 

It is with great sadness that P.J. passed away yesterday 9-21-14 around noon. She went peacefully at home after suffering from Glomulernepheritis/Proteinuria for 2 1/2 years. P.J. fought hard and did very well for as long as she could. She was a strong girl. We got P.J. through Seattle IG Rescue as a foster, and of course she was a foster failure. We kept her the first day we got her. She came from Bellingham, WA in a black mesh gym back with a cookie sheet underneath her, and a bottle of potassium bromide for Grand Mal Seizures. Luckily, we only saw small focal motor seizures a few times during her life. She belonged to an eight year old girl (and mom) who couldn't care for her any longer. She was locked up in a garage 10-12 hours a day because they were too busy (maybe this caused anxiety). Luckily, the lady realized this wasn't fair to P.J. and took her to rescue.

 

P.J. lived a grand life with a wardrobe of two closets full of clothes and she took part in owning a dog boutique for 3 years until we closed it. She was featured on the front page of the Tacoma News Tribune and front page of the business section too, about pets and their owners back in 2007. It was a fabulous article about the store and people and their dedication to their pets.

 

She was a traveler,  skiing at Whistler Canada many times, Cannon Beach Oregon, and many other places. She was the most well rounded dog who you could take anywhere and people always wanted to pet her and love on her. She was used to kids since the little girl had her, so she loved children. P.J. was amazing, there will be no other dog like her. She had the most beautiful eyes and coloring when she was younger, and was a supermodel in many pictures.

 

She was on IG Post and IG Whispers since the beginning. P.J. and her buddy Logan were always together until he passed away five years ago. Shortly after he passed P.J. had Mast Cell Cancer which she managed to beat after two surgeries. She was our Heart Girl and we called her P.J. Baby. Rest in peace my girl and someday I will see you again on the other side, you are already truly missed for the house is too quiet without you, even with four other dogs. I love you P.J. Baby!!!

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#2 OFFLINE   TinyTaf

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Posted 22 September 2014 - 06:14 PM

Michelle,  I am so sorry for your loss.  Bless you for giving PJ a wonderful life.  The love you shared will be with you always.

Rest in peace sweet PJ.  Mom will see you again some day.  BIG HUGS to you & your family.


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#3 OFFLINE   IggyRoo

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Posted 22 September 2014 - 06:26 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. Words are little to the pain you're now going through, so I send my heartfelt wishes for comfort for you. Peace and comfort to you.



#4 OFFLINE   b00ph3tt3

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Posted 22 September 2014 - 06:58 PM

What a lovely picture of your little lady. So sorry for your loss.
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#5 OFFLINE   alliesmom

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 01:20 AM

That is such a beautiful tribute to your wonderful girl. Thank you for showing her the good life. She was so lucky to have been yours.
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#6 OFFLINE   Vicky

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 04:50 AM

Michelle, I'm so sorry you two had to part at last. She led a superb iggy life and in return gave her all to you. Run free sweet P.J you will have friends aplenty waiting to greet you at the bridge. Momma has always and will always love you.



#7 OFFLINE   razzosmom

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 07:52 AM

We should all have such a lovely obituary. She had a wonderful and full life with you.
Our thoughts and deepest sympathy are with you.
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#8 OFFLINE   mathy

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 08:28 AM

Run free sweet PJ and know that you were loved. Iggie hugs to you and your family Michelle, from Yanni and I ...



#9 OFFLINE   Belladonna

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 11:28 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. That is wonderful tribute for a very special lady.


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#10 OFFLINE   iggielover

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Posted 23 September 2014 - 08:51 PM

So sorry for your loss of PJ. You were such a good Mom for rescuing and loving these babies.  Your pack may seem smaller in size but it's still BIG in heart.


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Posted 23 September 2014 - 08:57 PM

That picture of her is just absolutely wonderful.....it shows how full of life she was.....such joy....PJ was so blessed to be in your life and loved by you and your entire pack. 

 

I am so sorry for your loss.  Thank you for sharing her with all of us. 


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Posted 24 September 2014 - 04:19 PM

What a beautiful tribute...I love the photo. Run free, P.J. Baby! :wub: I am so sorry for your loss, Michelle :hug:


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Posted 30 September 2014 - 05:56 PM

Absolutely beautiful girl. I'm so very sorry. I know that you did everything possible for your baby. 



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Posted 07 November 2014 - 12:46 PM

xoxoxox

 


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#15 OFFLINE   LoganMango

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Posted 29 November 2014 - 02:42 PM

Thank you! I was missing my girl at Thanksgivings this year.






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