Monday, December 8, 2014

Beauregard 1997 - 2014


"There is one best place to bury a dog.
"If you bury him in this spot, he will
come to you when you call - come to you
over the grim, dim frontier of death,
and down the well-remembered path,
and to your side again.

"And though you call a dozen living
dogs to heel, they shall not growl at
him, nor resent his coming,
for he belongs there.

"People may scoff at you, who see
no lightest blade of grass bent by his
footfall, who hear no whimper, people
who may never really have had a dog.
Smile at them, for you shall know
something that is hidden from them,
and which is well worth the knowing.

"The one best place to bury a good
dog is in the heart of his master."

--- Ben Hur Lampman ---


  1. Oh so sad to say goodbye though they do live with us forever in our hearts. He looks like he had an awesome life! Hope the memories of good times bring you comfort, Elaine.

  2. I am so terribly sorry for your loss Elaine.
    Beauregard is such a handsome fellow and it's obvious he's had a wonderful life.
    I'm glad you will have him in your heart forever.

  3. Been a sad day for Ron and I, thank you Pam and Laure, Beau was a very special dog and we loved him very much.