The Loss Of A Beloved Pet
We are here to help you honor the loss of your best friend.
Here is a complete listing of Local Veterinarians who can be of assistance with your ailing pet.
Transportation service is available from your vet or your home if you wish.
There are many options available for Burial or Cremation and of course you are welcome to call us 740-886-9888 if you have any questions or need assistance.
The Rainbow Bridge by Author Unknown:
Lucy was a 13 year old black shorthair cat.
Her favorite treat was part of my food.
Her favorite thing to do was lay in my arms like a baby and be rocked.
My favorite memory was to wake me with a soft paw and kiss.
Sassy was a ten year old American Long Hair. The strongest willed cat I have ever known.
Her favorite treat was all of them.
Her favorite thing to do was sleep and eat and being “PANKED.”
Your favorite Memory “Panking” 1/2 spank 1/2 pet on her butt.
Tommy was a 19 year old British Short Hair cat.
His favorite thing to do was lay on the computer’s keyboard shelf using my hand as a pillow.
Your Favorite Memory anyone’s guess. My favorite memory is Tommy’s gentleness.
Annie was a 9 year old Beagle Mix.
Her favorite toy was a Teddy Bear.
Her favorite treat was Bread.
Her favorite thing to do was sleep under the covers with you, lay on your lap, and walk.
My favorite memory was her running through the Colorado River after fish.
Sassy Gayle was a 14 year old Pekingese.
Her favorite toy was a squeaky “Hoggy” and a hand puppet” Beaver”.
Her favorite treat was Ice Cream.
Her Favorite thing to do when she was young she loved to fight with her hand puppet when daddy put it on, when she got old and couldn’t walk she loved to go strolling “with her daddy in her stroller”.
Our Favorite Memory Sassy gave so much to us over the years that all our memories of her are good and sweet. She meant the world to us and we will never not mourn her loss.
Brandy was a 14 German Shepherd mix.
Her favorite toy was chew rope.
Her favorite treat was Begin Strip.
Her favorite thing to do was take walks and playing in the snow.
Our favorite memory was holding her in one hand when we first got her, playing with other dogs, I was ill and I fainted a lot and when I did she would run to me and sit down beside me until I could get help. She was the most wonderful and protective dog we ever.
Wiggles was a 14 1/2 year old Boxer Pit Bull mix.
Her favorite toy was a Bone.
Her favorite treat was Beggin Strips.
Her spirit.favorite thing to do was take naps in the recliner and go for walks.
My favorite Memory was his loving smile and gentle spirit.
Rest in Peace Wiggles
Drywood’s Tennessee Bella was a 9 year 1 month old Australian Cattle Dog.
Her favorite toy was any toy.
Sam was a 17 year old Cockatiel.
His favorite toy was a white sock.
His favorite treat was crackers.
His favorite thing to do was hide behind the couch pillows and whistle until you found him.
My favorite memory was finding him standing in a plate of spaghetti with meat sauce with a noodle hanging out of his beak after returning from answering the phone.
Buddy was a 14 year old Border Collie Mix.
His favorite toy was a singing stuffed snowman.
His favorite treat was cheese.
His favorite thing to do was visit all the neighbors on a daily basis.
My favorite memory was seeing Buddy riding with the neighbors around their property in the back of the golf cart while I mowed grass!
Samantha was a 19 year old Siamese Cat.
Her favorite toy was a Butterfly Wand.
Her favorite treat was Fancy Feast and Tuna.
Her favorite thing to do was play with her butterfly wand and hang out with her best friend Yoda.
My favorite memory of Samantha, she had such a unique personality that all my memories of her are my favorites. One of my best memories was how she loved for me to sing her favorite song, her eyes would brighten every time. She was a blessing in every way and she was my best friend.
Izzy was a special dog from the time we got her. She was a special needs fury friend with no elbow joints when she was born, but it never effected the 9 1/2 years we had with her. She loved everyone with all her heart and it showed. Izzy was a very quiet dog with very sensitive ears that could honestly hear a pin drop. She loved her brother Sonny who passed away in January with everything she had. Her sister Macy is grieving for her love right now. In addition she is survived by her brother Issac Ashworth, step brother Marco and her family that is lost without her. You are now with your brother sweet Izzabella and we will never forget you.
Rest in Peace
Ch. Shikara’s Mischief Brewing (1995-2011)
On the way to a dog show, a radio station played Glen Miller’s “In the Mood” as sung by chickens (actually by Ray Stevens). Serena arose from her nap and started dancing happily in her crate to the point we thought she was going to knock it over. When we got home, we ordered the CD and played it for her. Serena again began dancing and looking for the chicken behind the speakers, dancing all the way. She loved that song.
Shikara’s Friendly Apparition (1995-2008)
Casper had a promising show career until as injury ended those dreams, but he was just as happy playing with his pink fuzzy pig. He also appeared in several ads for a regional pet supply store as he was very photogenic and loved being held by people in funny animal costumes.
Hylan Shikara’s Fuzzy Logic (1994-2009)
Claudia was a funny dog. If anyone came to visit, she would run and hide. Only her Auntie Sunny was able to “catch” her and play with her. Claudia liked to nibble on our necks-which is why she was named fro Claudia in interview with the vampire-but it had to be her idea to come to you and cuddle. Once she was there, she enjoyed a good back rub.
Toby (2001-2013) and Tinkerbell (1997-2013)
Tinkerbell as Toby’s mom. They were separated for a few years, but when they reunited, they literally danced with joy! They were inseparable for the remainder of their lives. Tinkerbell had a hard life before she came to us, but here she had her own princess bed and a number of fluffy beds around the house. After she died at age 15, Toby, who had been successfully battling liver ailment, spent all day and night looking for her, refusing to eat. Sadly, he followed her in death two weeks later in the arms of his human mom.
Al-Mar’s Sev-N-Up Float (1998-2013)
Nicholas was his mom’s Main Man. He wasn’t a cuddler, but he knew when she had pain because he would act as a heating pad by lying on her hip. How did he know to do that? It is a Maltese trait from millennia past. But he was also “The Instigator.” Not a person walked down the street without us knowing about it. He looked after us all.
Chalet’s Venus (1998-2014)
True to her name, Venus was a goddess of love. She loved nothing better than to snuggle with her Daddy on the couch. Ironically, it was her heart that gave out at the end, but her love endures.
Bruiser was 13 year old.
His favorite toys were a care bear and a fuzzy man.
His favorite treat was chicken.
His favorite thing to do was to be loved on, He was a loving dog. A beautiful soul.
Favorite memory I have so many memories of my baby its hard to pick just one. He was part of my heart and I will be forever sad without my beautiful baby boy.
Max was a 9 year old Labrador Retriever.
His favorite toy was a Frisbee.
His favorite treat was Rawhide.
His favorite thing to do was fetch.
Our favorite Memory was him swimming at the Beech Fork Lake.
Rest in Peace Max
CJ was a 12 year old Golden Retriever.
His favorite toy was a tennis ball.
His favorite treat was rawhide.
His favorite thing to do was to sleep.
Our favorite memory is the long walks at the farm.
Rest in Peace CJ
Candie was a 10 year old Great Pyrenees.
Her favorite toy was tennis balls.
Her favorite treat was cornbread.
Her favorite things to do were lay in the kitchen and watch birds, go for walks, and meet people.
Our favorite memory was Christmas~ How she would check her stocking and wait to see what she had.
Scooby Doo was a 12 year old Pitt Bull.
His favorite toys were softballs and footballs.
His favorite treats were doggie bacon strips and Wendy’s Frostys.
His favorite things to do were ride in the car and playing ball with the grandkids.
My favorite Memory is him riding in the car and walking.
“Mr. Layla”, “Mr.L”, “L Man” was 14 years old.
Favorite Toy: Sweetgum Flowers, a.k.a. “Gumballs”, the prickly balls that fall from trees. He would play fetch!
Favorite Treat: Pounce treats
Favorite thing to do: Mr. Layla loved to play fetch and take naps. He would follow me from room to room, like a little shadow, always keeping me company.
Favorite Memory: I have so many fond memories of my best friend. I loved getting Mr. Layla groomed and he loved it too! He always had a little more “pep in his step” afterwards and would be sure to show off his new lion’s cut. He was one dapper dude!
Rest in Peace Mr. L
Lacie was a 6 year old Poodle.
Her Favorite toy was a stuffed snowman toy “BUMBLE”.
Her Favorite treat was sweet potato wrapped with chicken, carrots, and sweet peppers.
Her Favorite thing to do was Loving her family, she loved being with all of us. She loved snuggling and being help close. She loved walks, car rides, and being kissed on the neck.
Favorite Memory Every time one of us came home she would meet us at the top of the stairs and want picked up and loved. If you had shopping bags she went through everyone of them looking for what you brought home. She was our Angel!!
Buddy was a 6 year old Siberian Husky.
His Favorite toy was a tennis ball.
His Favorite treat were beef sticks.
Favorite things to do were taking walks and chasing tennis balls.
My Favorite Memory was the moment I held him and knew he was mine.
Toby was a 15 year old Golden Retriever.
His Favorite toy was a stuffed animal.
His Favorite treats were Dog bones and Raw hides.
His Favorite thing to do was lay in the sun and Camping.
Our Favorite Memory was riding in the motor home setting between my legs. Setting on the dash.
She was a 12 year old Chocolate Lab.
Her Favorite toy was a pull rope.
Her Favorite treats were apples and bananas.
Her Favorite thing to do was eat, take car rides, go camping, and greet people.
Favorite Memory when we were camping we took Katie to the boat ramp for a swim. She swam and explored for about 15 minutes. Then all of a sudden, she walked out of the water, up the ramp and across the parking lot to our van (one of the grandkids left the sliding door open) Katie got in the van and sat down as if to say “Been there, done that, I’m through I’m going to the camper.”
Freddie was a 13 year old long hair Dachshund.
His Favorite toy was a tennis ball.
His Favorite treat were Milk Bones.
His Favorite thing to do was grab socks that fall on the floor and play tug of war.
Favorite Memory was to give my husband kisses in his ears. Plus let my other Dachshund Maggie give him a bath.
Manny was a 12 year old Carolina Dog.
His favorite toy was cardboard boxes.
His favorite treats were ice cubes.
His favorite thing to do was take naps and Harass the squirrels.
Favorite Memory was thinking it was a threat everytime Manny heard thunder, he ran outside barking. He guarded his family and property.
Rest In Peace Manny
Mercedes was a 12+ year old domestic short hair feline.
His favorite treats were seafood sensations.
His favorite thing to do was investigate the outdoors.
Favorite Memory was him sleeping on our Mercedes automobile – hence the Name.
Rest in Peace Mercedes
Sir Oliver Bojangles was 15 year 6 month old Pug.
His favorite toy was a stuffed basketball.
His favorite treats were Bacon Strips.
His favorite thing to do was Just to be loved on.
Favorite Memory is all the times we were together.
Rest In Peace Sir Oliver Bojangles
Millie was a 15 1/2 year old Bassett Hound.
She didn’t play with toys.
Her favorite treat was people food.
Her favorite thing to do was ride in the car, walk, and try her best to eat the cat food.
Favorite memory is her playing and running with her friends at Spring Hill Cemetery. When she ran with the other dogs her tail went around like helicopter blades-it was funny and cute.
REST IN PEACE MILLIE
Mercedes was a 12 year-old Boston Terrier.
Her favorite toy was an old house shoe.
Her favorite treats were rawhide bones and cheeseburgers.
Her favorite things to do were sleeping, camping, playing the “growly game,” and chasing the cat.
Favorite memories were camping with her family, sleeping with mommy and snoring to keep her awake all night! Pretending to be Stitch and Growling!
Rest in Peace Mercedes
McKenzie was a 14 year-old Labrador Retriever.
Her favorite toy was a red rubber Conch throw toy.
Her favorite treat was cheese.
Her favorite things to do were chase toys and play tug of war. You could never throw the toy too far! She often outran it.
Favorite memory: She could not stand to be in the house while I was mowing the yard. She would walk back and forth with me until we were done, or until she got too hot.
Rest in Peace McKenzie Boles
Sonny was a 17 year old Dachshund.
His favorite toy was eating his blanket. He never had toys.
His favorite treat was eating Vienna Sausages from Daddy.
Sonny loved to run the fence everyday! He loved playing with his two sisters outside. His DAD Lucky was is best friend!
Our favorite memory with Sonny is when we would get up in the morning and his butt would shake with excitement wagging his tail. We love our four legged friends and Thank Rome Pet Cemetery for their support through this horrible time.
REST IN PEACE SONNY
Ellie was a 13 year old Golden Retriever.
Her favorite toy was a stuffed teddy bear from Goodwill!
Her favorite treats were milkbones, hot dogs and McDonalds double cheeseburgers.
Her favorite thing to do was to go out in the car, whenever mom went… except in the hot summer weather… that was the time to enjoy the A.C. at home.
Favorite Memory was going to the lakes to swim, walking in the woods of Ritter Park behind the tennis courts, and of course Spring Hill Cemetery. Many walks there and met many friends along the walks, Also loved rolling and thrashing in the mud puddles Big or Small!
Rest in Peace Ellie
Zoie was an 18 year old Tabby Cat.
Her favorite toy was rubber bands.
Her favorite thing to do was lay in the sun.
Her favorite treat was butter.
Favorite memory was sleeping on Mommy’s Pillow with one paw resting on Mommy’s head.
Memorial Have fun with your dog brothers up in Heaven-We sure miss you, You’ll always be our princess.
Rest in Peace Zoie.
Bam was a 5 year old Yorkie.
His favorite toys were a yellow stuffed duck and a squeaky basketball.
His favorite thing to do was to go bye-bye in the car with Mommy.
His favorite treat was McDonald Chicken nuggets.
Favorite Memory Every second of EVERYDAY we were together.
Memorial: Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, Love leaves a memory no one can steal. Mommy will see you again one day on The Rainbow Bridge. Forever in our Hearts. Love You BAM!
Rest In Peace Bam
Patsy was 12 years and 8 months old.
She was a Collie-Shepard Mix.
Her favorite toy was a Soccer Ball.
She loved to go to Rotary Park and run while we played Frisbee Golf.
Her favorite treat was Chicken Nugget.
My Favorite memory is she survived Bladder cancer when she was 3 to live 9 more years.
She would always bark to let us know someone was outside. Best guard dog ever. She is survived by her Buddy Jessie, a 3 year old Beagle and Moe a 2 year old Tabby cat. She will be truly missed. She was born on St. Patrick’s Day and died on all Saints Day. This dog was a saint.
Rest in Peace Patsy