Thankful Thursday

No, it’s not Thanksgiving, though “Thankful Thursday” is usually the title of that post in November.

But it could just as easily be Thanksgiving here at the Dad Peep’s and my house today.

Because of your sharing, caring and giving, a donation to Stuart’s Fund in the amount of $1,007 will soon be on its way to Blacksburg, Virginia, to help Dr. Nick Dervisis and his brilliant staff at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine.

Let’s just wrap our little heads around that for a moment:

$1,007

Never in a million years did I think I’d ever create a special fund to tackle hemangiosarcoma. I’d never heard of it.

Never in a million years did I ever think that Stuart would pass so suddenly at such a young age after having a zillion tests only months before during his annual dogtor exam. Never.

Never in a million years would I see myself as a canine cancer fundraiser, but here I am.

There’s one thing I do know: in a million years, I know I can count on you.

For that, the Dad Peep and I are truly Thankful. On this special Thursday.

Thank you. If I had two back feet, I’d frog dog right about now.

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Dirt and all.

About The Scottie Chronicles

Winston welcomes you to The Scottie Chronicles - a dog 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. He would have been 11 years old in March 2017. The Scottie Chronicles is dedicated to Stuart and the joy he shared with everyone who met him or saw him from afar. If you love Scotties, please follow along. Arroooo!
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20 Responses to Thankful Thursday

  1. sue hall says:

    WooHoo !!!!!!!!!! Our dad peep will wear his shirt with pride and sweet thoughts about beloved Stuart when it arrives. What a great ‘CLAN’ Stuart has.♥
    L&M “ArOoOo”

  2. Kismet says:

    I’ll wear my StuShirt proudly. I’ll ignore the fact that it will be so big that I could fly around in it.

  3. Leah says:

    Wonderful news!! Sweet Stuart’s pictures make me smile! Have been missing my Sweet Mac a bit more the last couple of days, so I hope he and Stuart are giving the others “what for” at the Bridge! 💙

  4. Mama has moist eyes… Congrats on raising a very impressive amount of money to finance crucial research! It us so impressive what one little Scottie and his Pawrents can accomplish! Your pal Skyler Braveheart

  5. rjkeyedup says:

    Amazing! Wait – with Stuart’s divine intervention, not surprising at all….

  6. WestScott says:

    Congratulations!!! That’s fabulous and I can’t wait until our shirts arrive!!! Also love the frog dog feet, dirt and all!

  7. nordhuesn says:

    We are very grateful for Stuart’s Peeps to have such passion and wisdom to carry on for those who will benefit from this research. We also know Stuart would generously say to spend that money on research and not green beans, hooves or treats. Arooooo!

  8. corkscot says:

    We are glad that we could help.

  9. That’s fabulous! Look at Stuart with his little melted marshmallow spot :’)

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