Remembering Georgie B.

GeorgiecowboyI know y’all remember Georgie B.

He and I have been cyber friends for years. In fact, he subscribed to The Scottie Chronicles email updates even before WordPress added the “follow” feature. Yep. That was a long time ago.

And, as you can see from this picture, Georgie B. was one of my first Friday’s Foto Fun subjects.

I’m sad to say that Georgie B. crossed the bridge a little while ago. It came as a complete shock to his peep and his dogtor. He had no intention of crossing the bridge, but, I guess goD wanted to call him home sooner rather than later. There’s a reason for everything.

It’s just hard to figure it out sometimes. Especially this time. It makes no sense.

Bless you my friend. My Georgie B. furiend. I miss you.

What You Learned Today:

  • Sometimes we’re called back to goD before we’re ready. Or before anybody ever imagines that it’s time to go.
  • To every thing there’s a reason. And a purpose.
  • Maybe Georgie B’s passing is to remind us all, as his peep asked me to do, that whenever we need to visit our dogtors, we must remember to get complete bloodwork done.
  • Georgie B. went in to get his teeth cleaned, but didn’t have any bloodwork before hand.
  • He didn’t return home with his peep who reports that she is “beyond devastated.” The dogtor said he didn’t know if anything would have shown up in the test and suspects that Georgie B. may have had an underlying kidney problem.
  • His peep wanted me to share how important it is to have tests done before any type of surgery or procedure – no matter how routine.
  • I think it was time for Georgie to go. He didn’t suffer.
  • And that’s a good thing.
  • We miss you Georgie B.

About The Scottie Chronicles

Winston welcomes you to The Scottie Chronicles - a blog that began in 2009 as a voice for Stuart, a more than memorable black, brindle and white Scottish Terrier who captured hearts around the world. Stuart passed suddenly in December 2015 from cardiac hemangiosarcoma, a nasty cancer that took him far too early. If you love Scotties, please follow along. Arroooo!
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18 Responses to Remembering Georgie B.

  1. I’m sad about Georgie B. Please give your fumily a hug from me, it’s so hard to say bye.

  2. Alyssa says:

    So sad. My thoughts are with George and his peeps. Hope they somehow manage.
    Alyssa, Mr. Fox & Scruffy

  3. Kuruk says:

    Pawyers to Georgie B! Wuv, Ku

  4. Lww says:

    Oh Georgie B may you have
    Deep peace of the running wave.
    Deep peace of the flowing air .
    Deep peace of the quiet earth to you Georgie B.
    Hopefully a lot of our owners will remember and ask to have blood work done.
    Sweet William The Scot

  5. Kyla says:

    I didn’t know Georgie but the passing of anyone saddens me. It proves that there’s no such thing as a minor surgery-they’re all dangerous and to be avoided if possible. I had a minor one that was botched and I almost passed at the age of 3.

  6. Toby and Banks says:

    A long sorrowful AROOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOBOOBOO with heavy sigh. So very sorry to hear this.
    Toby and Banks

  7. Misaki says:

    So sorry about your friend xx

  8. Fergie says:

    Thank you for all your kind words…it’s kinda lonely round here with out my big ole’ brother to play with..one day soon we will have another brother for me. We are going to find a wee homeless guy that needs us..Georgie was one of a kind and mums best friend…now she is smotherin’ me..and she gets upset cause I won’t ride in the car with her ( ridin’ gives me the willies)..thanks guys.

  9. edgar says:

    so sorry to hear this stuart…it’s so hard to say goodbye to dear friends.

    edgar and his mum

  10. We’re so sorry to hear about Georgie B. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his friends and family.

    Love ya lots♥
    Mitch and Molly

  11. sue ellen says:

    Sad news about Georgie B. We didn’t know him or his peeps, however we know about broken hearts and the loss of a beloved furry kid.
    We will take the warning, and get blood work before any surgery.
    L&M’s clan mom…..

  12. Daisy says:

    What a shock! We feel so sorry for his peeps.

    XXXOOO Daisy, Bella & Roxy

  13. SUSAN, SID, AND SHELBY WEINSTEIN says:

    so sorry to hear about your friend Georgie B. Just remember smoking will shorten your life. Cigars are not meant for Scotties.

  14. So so sorry to read this. There seems to be far too many scotties making this journey, surely the Rainbow Bridge has gotta be too full to take any more of us Scottie for a long long time, hasn’t it? Sending our thoughts to you, his friend, and to his family who must miss him desperately.

    Bobby xx

  15. Thanks for sharing XOXO to George’s peeps. Sweet boy.

  16. Donna Berberich says:

    We are sorry to hear of your furiend Georgie B. Our thoughts and prayers are with his peeps and all of his friends. Rainbow Bridge has another angel.

    Donna and Jessie

  17. dougalldog says:

    😦 His poor peeps!

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