Nothing But Norman #8

Happy Saturday everyone!


Live Like Your’re Dying!

5 years ago John was diagnosed with kidney cancer, he had half of his right kidney removed. When he was recovering all I could think about was Tim McGraw’s song Live Like Your Dying and that was John’s song. Now John is cancer free and this song is for Norman.





John got to spend a little time with Norman too. Norman thought he should go visiting and see what John and Glory were up to.

This is what I wrote about my hunt with Norman on this weeks This ‘N That Thursday.

Norman had a ton of fun, it was so good to have him laying by my side out in the field hunting. When the birds started to fly over, he perked his ears up and sat so still and watched the birds come in, it was such a surreal moment, I shed a tear for my best friend. He was living life in the moment which will be etched in my mind forever. He made some retrieves and was in his glory doing so, I had to scream at him as he can’t hear much anymore but all in all it was a fabulous morning.


Pet Bloggers Blog Hop

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
Welcome to the new and improved Pet Bloggers Blog Hop the Original and longest running pet blog hop going strong since April 2010! This is is a weekly event to help you connect with other Pet Bloggers. Whether you are a seasoned blogger, one who loves reading pet blogs, or if you’re just thinking about starting your own blog – there is definitely something here for you. Acquaint yourself and enjoy – this is your resource, so use it as you see fit!

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥
You only need to add your link once to be seen on all the Pet Blogger Blog Hop Linky Tools for that week. If your blog is not pet related your link will be removed. Also note that only one post per blog is acceptable, and links promoting giveaways that are unrelated to the pet blogger hop will be removed. This is a weekly community building event and not a promotional vehicle.

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Grab the NEW “Pet Bloggers Blog Hop” button and include it in your Saturday Blog hop post so that your readers will know what is going on.

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Follow your co-hosts Of the Pet Bloggers Blog Hop listed in the first 3 slots of the Linky Tool.
Follow as many other blogs on the Linky as you’d like.
Following could mean via Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, their daily newsletter, or any other place they happen to be interacting on the web.
Take a moment to comment on the other blogs that are linking for the Pet Bloggers Blog Hop telling them you’re visiting from the blog hop.
Make friends learn new things watch awesome animal videos and grow your blog.

♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Powered by Linky Tools

Click here to enter your link and view this Linky Tools list…

7 thoughts on “Nothing But Norman #8

  1. I almost didn’t watch it because I new I would cry, but I’m glad I did – it was a wonderful touching tribute to a dog well-loved. I love the picture of you and him in the field together – what a bond. Stay strong, he has many moments like that left I hope.


  2. I am so happy every time I see these pics of Norman. He is everything I can think of when I picture a chessie… heart, love, drive, companionship, and that glorious brown dogness. Love.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s