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£220raised of £3,000 target by 23 supporters

    Weʼve raised £220 to fund Luna's outstanding vet bills after she tragically passed away.

    Funded on Saturday, 25th August 2018

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    I wasn't going to set one of these pages up, my intention when I shared Luna's story was to just share her memory and let everyone know how loved she was and how she touched all of us in the short 6 weeks my parents had her.

    The short version of Luna's story is this:

    She was 3.5 years old when my parents rehomed her, they were her 5th home. She came to work with myself nearly every day and had terrible separation anxiety which of course is to be expected. In Luna's best interests, due to the fact that she had suffered a phantom pregnancy and possibly more than once, my parents decided it would be best to spey her. Luna went to the vet Monday morning and was home Monday evening. Tuesday night went downhill and by Wednesday ended up with the specialist vet which we were told was touch and go as to whether she would even make the hour journey. The following day she was scanned and operated on with a 50/50 survival rate but it was found she had severe pancreatitis. My dad was devastated, we all were and we just wanted her to get better so he instructed the vet to do what they had to do regardless of the cost. From here Luna just continued to go downhill. Her pancreas was grey not pink which meant it was dying, her kidneys were failing and by the Friday evening her lungs were starting to fail too. My dad and I made the heart wrenching hour journey to be with Luna while the vet put her to sleep as we couldnt bare to let her be on her own when she had been abandoned so to speak throughout her life and that is where her story ends.
    However, my dad is now left approximately with a £3000 vet bill additional to what the insurance pays, if they pay. So I set this up in the hopes that even if we could raise just a small amount of the cost it will help ease the strain of the bill that was hoped to save this little girls life. We are all completely devastated and heartbroken but we tried our best for her. Life is just so cruel at times.



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      • Kate Leeke

        Kate Leeke

        Apr 29, 2018

        With love from me and my own Luna. May all dogs out there be fought for like your family fought for Luna.


      • Zoe Mitchener

        Zoe Mitchener

        Apr 29, 2018


      • a ferris

        a ferris

        Apr 29, 2018

        Rip little Luna love and furry hugs Ben and Bailey (beagle bums and humans) 🐶💖


      • Alison Rundle

        Alison Rundle

        Apr 29, 2018


      • Anonymous


        Apr 28, 2018

        So sad - you and your family have my deepest sympathy.


      • Karen Partridge

        Karen Partridge

        Apr 28, 2018

        Hope you get more donations to help you dad


      • Glenn Homer

        Glenn Homer

        Apr 28, 2018


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