Wednesday, February 9, 2011

In Loving Memory of Sherlock for Martha Knoll "Rainbow Bridge Memorial Giveaway" (Winner #2)

This is what Martha had to say about Sherlock

This is my first basset, Sherlock. He came to us at the age of 5 weeks. He came from a litter of 14 pups and his mom, young herself, quit nursing all of them. July 19, 1980. was gotcha day. cuter than cute, and absolutely terrified, we brought him home.The first night he slept on my chest, while I slept in the recliner the entire night, He grew up to be a very large boy. 68+ pounds, 14" tall, just over 5' long from tip to tip. The nieghbors called him sherman because of his size. He was my heart dog. Born 06/13/1980..gotcha 07/19/1980 ATB 07/19/1993. I love this puppy picture of him. He was my start in the world of bassets and will always love him.

The top photo was made to look like a painting this one  is not 

Sherlock's Before Photo
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