Bernese Mountain Dogs
Simeon, Sunny, Barney, Pixie,
Herb and Ida
I started this website in 1999
shortly after losing my Bernese Mountain Dog, Samson, to T Cell
Sunny then was pining,
she had never been an only dog but we were so fortunate in being
able to bring home a new Bernese Puppy, Simeon, to fill the empty
space in our hearts.
So many good times, and
then a new addition to our Gang with our Rescue Berner, Barney.
great sadness, we were to lose Simmy in October 2004
to Malignant Histiocytosis
shortly after his 5th birthday.
October 2005 and we
brought home a new Longlease Berner pup a few weeks ago, wee Pixie
Pup and Sunny's Great/Great Niece, life goes on here at Longlease
wee Pixie Pup>
January 3rd 2006 and more
heartache when we lost Grande Dame, Sunny, aged 11 yrs after a very
July 8th 2007 and we lost
our Rescue Boy, Barney, aged 9 yrs after such a very brave fight
with cancer, bronchial sarcinoma
In May 2010 we had a
wonderful new addition to our Gang with our new Berner Boy, Herb,
with many thanks to June Miles for entrusting Herb to our care.
August 2011 and we have a
new puppy, Ida, just 5 mths old, Herb's granddaughter.
Miss Pixie is now 6 yrs
old, Herb is now 4 yrs old.
January 18th 2012 -With
sadness we were to lose our gentle giant, Herb, to histiocytic
The last thirteen years
have been a time of such great happiness and so much fun though at
times such very great sadness too.
The pages below are a record
of these years, enjoy and share.
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individual pages and enlarged pics.
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