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A farewell service for Oklahoma pets

Last weekend, a memorial service was held for the Oklahoma pets who perished in last month’s tornadoes.  The service was conducted at the Orr Family Farm which is located next door to the Celestial Acres Training Center, a training facility for horses where many died.

Perhaps one of the most touching stories of the losses suffered was that of Fred, a black Labrador.  He survived the storm buried beneath debris that was subsequently bulldozed over several times.  He was rescued but passed away five days later.  His veterinarian said, ‘It doesn’t seem fair.’

Full story available at The Oklahoman

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