Patches & Me
Tenacious Living
The Early Years After my husband died in 2005, is when Patches came into our lives.  A puppy at the time, Patches had wandered up on a coworker’s farm. This coworker had enough animals and didn’t want any new additions to their family. Thinking of my son, the coworker asked if I wanted a new dog to help with his grieving the loss of his dad. Needless to say, I couldn’t say no.  We met to get Patches and bring her home.  Getting a new dog brought a little joy into our dark lives at the time. We took her …