“…I don’t think Skippy shares our conception of his disease. I bet he feels today pretty much like he felt yesterday and the day before. He gets up, eats, plays, maybe chases a chipmunk or two. That’s his day. He’s living. He’s not waiting.”
Skippy the dog is one of many animals in Neil Abramson’s “Unsaid,” a must read for any animal lover. Skippy has a heart condition that will soon take his life. The words above are of consolation from a wise and caring veterinarian to Skippy’s caretaker and the mother of a special needs child who is quite attached to this canine friend.
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