Rainbow Bridge

 

 

“All the love you ever gave is waiting for you there at Rainbow Bridge.” 
― Kate McGahan

 

 


 

 

 

Larkin

Larkin was Lisa’s pet partner. They were the team that founded Comfort Creatures. Larkin was a rescue Golden Retriever whose unconditional love comforted everyone she met.

Sophie

Sophie crossed the Rainbow Bridge in 2013 at 14 years old. She was a therapy dog with Delta (now Pet Partners). She and Sheryl made many visits and helped new members learn how to be effective therapy teams.


Bella

Bella, a Kangal Dog, was Comfort Creature’s largest member ever. She was truly a gentle giant and was devoted to her human, Joan.


Timber

A white and tan Jack Russell, barking.

Fox Shadow Timber Tim Rumble finally slowed down enough to become a therapy dog partner with Jane when he was eight years old. He loved to play with kids at the shelter, and in his last years, he soothed folks in nursing homes. He worked as therapy dog until his last month here on earth. Timber has a story about him in Chicken Soup for the Soul: What I Learned from the Dog.


Lee

 

Lee Boo worked with Lou Ann for many years. Sanctuary Hospice was their favorite place to visit.


PollyAnna

PollyAnna was a therapy dog from 2006-2015.  She and Angela visited MillCreek School and Tupelo Nursing and Rehab.  She was with Delta and Love on a Leash as well as a R.E.A.D. dog.


 

Addie

Addie was born somewhere during December 2005. She was a beagle mix found on the side of the road when she was only weeks old. She was rescued by Tricia and they became a therapy team in 2008. Addie crossed the Rainbow Bridge, April 2017.

Charlie Brown

Charlie Brown, was a rescued Golden Retriever who worked with Tricia at the North Mississippi Medical Center with patients undergoing physical rehabilitation. Charlie was Tricia’s second therapy dog. Charlie Brown succumbed to cancer. 

Katie

Katie, an Australian Shepherd, was Jan’s first therapy dog. They worked for several years and then Katie retired due to age. She was a victim of cancer. 

Our people who have crossed that Rainbow Bridge. 

Barbara Marsh was a kind and caring soul whose fur-buddy was the Great Pyrenees, Oso. 


 

The hand of God is at work in the beginning and the end.

Un-retouched photo by Gretchen Allen