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Old 05-07-2016, 08:45 AM   #1
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Goodbye to my best friend Jake

Yesterday Jeanne and I had to say goodbye to our much loved travel buddy, Jake. He was pushing 14. Prior to January 2014, Jake had never been outside our neighborhood. That all changed once we purchased our 2013 Flying Cloud. Then off to Alaska, an unbelievable trip to Newfoundland and the Atlantic Provinces and last winter in the South West. He traveled with us on a recent trip to Florida in our new to us 2008 30 Classic LTD. We will always cherish those memories.

Jeanne always referred to Jake as our Goodwill Ambassador. Everywhere we went, Jake was always approached by old and young alike, wanting to pet him and say hello. It was something he always loved.

I will miss him forever.
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Jeanne and John, and always with us...Jake
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Old 05-07-2016, 08:55 AM   #2
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So sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved Jake.

His spirit will surely continue to travel with you, as he would not be interested in being left behind.


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Old 05-07-2016, 09:04 AM   #3
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Sorry to hear that. Jake was great looking guy. Cherish the memories.

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Old 05-07-2016, 09:13 AM   #4
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John & Jeanne,

Sorry to hear Jake can't make the next trip. I know you guys will miss him.

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Old 05-07-2016, 09:13 AM   #5
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They are special friends. Sorry for your loss. Be happy in knowing Jake had a great life with you.

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Old 05-07-2016, 09:28 AM   #6
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This is the only bad thing about having a dog. Good boy Jake.
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Old 05-07-2016, 09:57 AM   #7
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Really sorry to hear that John. We will miss I'm as well.

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Old 05-07-2016, 10:12 AM   #8
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Very sorry to hear about Jake. Glad you were able to build good memories with him.
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Old 05-07-2016, 10:58 AM   #9
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Awwwwwww.... what a great dog! Sorry for your loss.

I agree.... the one downside to having a dog. Otherwise, they are stinkin' awesome!!
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Been there many times and again recently. Nothing makes this kind of hurt go away but the good memories......
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Old 05-07-2016, 11:23 AM   #11
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We know how awful you feel. Pets are part of our family and it's so hard when they pass. We're sorry for your loss.
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Old 05-07-2016, 11:35 AM   #12
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Sorry for your loss. Jake had many adventures and a wonderful life.
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Old 05-07-2016, 11:39 AM   #13
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Sorry for your loss.
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Old 05-07-2016, 11:42 AM   #14
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Sorry for your loss, the memories will live on.

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