Here is a photo of 23-year-old Maria Sharp with her 16-year-old pet dog named “Chubby”. These two has shared a special bond and grew up together. When it was discovered that Chubby was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease a few years before, a close friend of Maria’s offered to take some final photos of the two close friends before Chubby would succumb to his condition.
▼ Here is a photo of Maria first meeting Chubby at the age of 7 and they were the best of friends for many years.
▼ Here is a photo of Chubby as a small puppy and the young girl who would be the love of his life.
▼ Chubby was alway there at special moments during the young girl’s life.
▼ Chubby loved to fall asleep in the bathroom of his family’s home.
▼ Chubby was loved by everyone.
▼ Here is Chubby and his owner sharing a comical moment together. They were inseparable and very close.
▼Here is adorable selfie photo of Chubby.
▼ A photo of Chubby while the owner was a university student.
▼ At this time, Chubby’s physical condition was quite good as this photo clearly shows.
▼ Cataracts developed in both of his eyes and his overall health began to deteriorate.
▼ Chubby’s health started to rapidly decline and was frequently vomiting and had no appetite.
▼ When the owner realized that Chubby may not live much longer, she was inspired to take these final photographic memories of her dog.
▼ Shortly after this photo was taken, Chubby passed away.
These photos show a lifelong friendship between the owner and her dog which are timeless memories now that Chubby has gone to heaven.