The author of the piece writes about the passing of the family dog and about life with this particular dog. The author nicely relates the experience of losing a dog as a member of your family.
He also relates nicely the experience of adding a new dog to the family. This particular family dealt with a dog who liked to bark, had a penchant for running away, and was food aggressive. Through patience and training, the dog became a perfect family dog who will be greatly missed by her family.
When one adds a dog to a household, there often will be complications with the addition and often behaviors that had not been exhibited previously. With patience and hard work, you can overcome these complications and end up with the perfect dog for your family.
Read the article here, Saying goodbye to Bella.