Tuesday, September 04, 2012

Sad Times

We hate to be the bearers of bad news but we lost one of our best friends.  Jackson was our real world friend who lived with our friends over at Lucky Skies. All of us but Otis met him in real life and he was  everything an old dog should be, a happy go lucky old dude happy to watch the kids swirl around him while he just lapped up life.

You know he was tolerant because he took a liking to our brudder Oscar.

A very intense liking!

He even tolerated the Ginger Snap!

And he was good friends with Wally who didn't always take to new dogs.

Just two old dudes just passing the time.

We'll miss you, Jackson, especially our ma ape who thought you were the bee's knees with a big heart and a gentle, socially-awkward soul. 


We can see you now, old friend, shootin' the shit with Wally, complaining about the whippersnappers, and listening to ABBA.    Please visit Jackson's family.  They need some bucking up.


Blogger Sophie Brador said...

Oh no! So sad to hear about Jackson. Was he on the road trip? Poor René must be hearbroken.

6:00 PM  
Blogger Jacks, Narra, Tuchuck, and Rousseau said...

Thanks, guys. We really appreciate it. Going to pick up Jackson's ashes now so he can join us for the rest of the trip. :)

6:12 PM  
Blogger Jacks, Narra, Tuchuck, and Rousseau said...

I guess we have to change how we post... :(

6:12 PM  
Blogger Dexter said...

Jackson sounds like a real dog's dog. He got along with everybody! Thank you for sharing about him. So sad that he is gone.

Mango Momma

6:23 PM  
Blogger NAK and The Residents of The Khottage Now With KhattleDog! said...

So sorry fur the loss of such a special pal!

Of khourse, he's got lots of khompany at The RB -

Mom loves the inkhlusion of a John Prine tune - he's one of her favourites -

Here's to safe travels - fur all -

Khyra and The Golden Khousins Merdie and Harley
PeeEssWoo: This one works too


Oh wait, that's fur our humans!

6:54 PM  
Blogger Kari in Alaska said...

that is so sad :(

Stop on by for a visit

11:48 PM  
Blogger Jed and Abby in MerryLand said...

Talk about being torn. We're so happy to see you back blogging, but so sad to hear about your friend crossing the Bridge. We will visit his family. And welcome back; we've really missed you!

Jed & Abby

6:18 PM  
Blogger Peanut said...

We are so sorry.

2:49 PM  
Blogger Jake of Florida said...

What a lovely tribute to Jackson! And seeing Wally again brought back some amazing memories!

Wirey love,

Jake and Just Harry

9:22 AM  
Blogger Moco said...

Any friend of Wally's is OK in our book. Now he and Wally can bark together all day long at the bridge.

11:57 PM  
Anonymous MrDog said...

He was so talented, cute, beautiful and smart (According the pictures) It's so sad now. RIP

2:57 AM  
Blogger Moose said...

I just now saw this! Sorry to hear, he looks like a super sheppy! Very sad, run free big guy! And he was a big guy!

1:30 PM  
Blogger Emily and Ike said...

I am super sorry about your friend Jackson.

12:19 PM  
Anonymous pippa said...

Just been over there but didn't realise. This is what comes of being abandoned by the apes who don't blog enough.

7:05 AM  

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